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Join us tonight at KANEKO for the Big Omaha Opening Party

May 7, 2014 by

And so it begins. We invite Big Omaha 2014 attendees and the general public to join us tonight for the Big Omaha Opening Party. Hosted by our friends at Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the event allows folks to grab their badges, catch up with old friends and meet some new faces you'll be seeing over the next three days.  read more

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Big Omaha 2014 artist installations are here

April 30, 2014 by

For Big Omaha attendees, we strive to present an environment that allows for interactions that result in growth of knowledge and meaningful connections. Attendees should be able to experience this not only from the stage, but at every meal, lounge and party from May 7-9. As a way to encourage moments of discovery and interaction, we call on artists to present ideas in a way we could never imagine ...  read more

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Startup founder to address failure at KANEKO event Thursday

March 11, 2013 by

This Thursday KANEKO, in conjunction with the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce, will host the first in a three-part series of lectures on the the lessons that can be learned from professional and personal failure. Marcus Nelson (left), founder and CEO of San Francisco startup Addvocate, will speak at the first Failing Forward Conversations along with Anne Trumble, founder and director of Omaha nonprofit Emerging Terrain and Dr. Carl Greiner, a professor of psychiatry. "A community that accepts and endorses failure is a community that fosters an environment of creativity and innovation," Dusty Reynolds, Omaha Chamber director of entrepreneurship …  read more

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A poem for the Big Omaha 2012 in-kind sponsors

May 9, 2012 by

With the staff of Silicon Prairie News busily working to get everything just right for Big Omaha 2012, we wanted to make sure we stopped and took a minute to thank our final group of sponsors that make Big Omaha possible. In-kind donations are some of the most vital, providing crucial services like wifi and creature comforts of lounge areas. Each year, we honor our sponsors with recognition in a …  read more

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Pipeline plays it ‘cool’ during Nebraska debut

May 9, 2012 by

Making its official Nebraska debut last week, Pipeline played it cool. Pipeline, a regional entrepreneurial fellowship based in the Kansas City area, held the first Nebraska module in its history May 2-4 in Omaha and Lincoln. And, on Thursday night, Pipeline took over The KANEKO and opened the module to guests for the COOL Lounge Event. The evening included a "cool conversation" and various attractions from Pipeline innovators past and …  read more

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