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Amplify Event Details
The Amplify Advisory Committee 2019

Amplify 2020 FAQs

Our 4th annual event happened February 28-29, 2020. #AmplifyKC

Where is this event located?

Kauffman Foundation Conference Center. Address: 4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64110.

What assets will be covered?

All attendees will be provided heavy appetizers at the receptions on Friday, February 28. On Saturday, February 29, breakfast, snacks, and lunch will be provided, including a closing reception. For out-of-town guests, ground transportation from the hotel to Amplify will be provided from the InterContinental Kansas City on the Country Club Plaza.

What is the dress code?

Comfortable casual (jeans and t-shirts are welcome).


Registration closed on January 18, 2020.

What expenses are not covered?

Travel expenses such as hotel, airplane transportation, and meals outside of the event are not covered expect for speakers.

Additional information?

Please read Kauffman’s policies on anti-harassment and anti-discrimination at events and privacy.


How do I register?

Registration is closed.

I did not receive an invitation. Can I still attend?

Any educator of color in the Greater Kansas City Metro Region is invited to register. We welcome you to the Amplify community.

Who do I contact with questions?

You can reach out with your questions through our form here.

What is the overflow policy?

Attendees that are 15 minutes or more late on Saturday, February 29 may be asked to receive breakfast and lunch within an overflow room and remain their during keynote presentations. Due to the strong attendance of this event, we have maximized the space by having an overflow room during the keynote presentations. All overflow rooms will be provided a live streaming of the keynote presentation. This will not affect the attendance of any breakouts, only during the three keynote presentations. Overflow attendees will be asked to place a small sticker on their name tag. Thank you for your understanding.

Registration is closed. Do you have a waitlist policy?

If our registration has become full, we will be allowing people to sign up for the waitlist. We will only collect your name and email for the waitlist. If we have a cancellation, your name will be pulled from the list based on when you signed up.

I can no longer attend. What is your cancellation policy?

Thank you for letting us know you have to cancel your registration. It helps someone else get a spot to attend. Please email Erin Yoshi using the form here to cancel the registration. We do not permit submission of a name swap.