How will you invent the future?

Kansas City Invention Convention

September 10, 2021 – April 23, 2022

KC Invention Convention 2022

Kelly Ann, inventor of the Baby Saver


At KCIC, Kansas City area students in grades 4-12 come together to invent the future. The program provides access to resources, workshops, and mentors who will help you develop your ideas from concept to prototype. By competing in KCIC, you also have the opportunity to win cash prizes and a chance to compete at the national and global competitions!

Registration has closed for 2022. If you would like more information about competition day, please visit the Schedule page.

For questions about KCIC, please contact

The future is ready to be invented



Are you ready to invent the future? If you are a Kansas City area student in grades 4-12, this program is for you. Click here to learn more about how you can participate in KCIC.



Help your students invent the future! Free curriculum resources are available to bring KCIC to your classroom.


Volunteer Opportunities

KCIC is always in need of volunteers to participate as judges and mentors. If you are passionate about supporting STEMIE initiatives for Kansas City youth, please join us!


Sponsorship Opportunities

Invest in the future by supporting KCIC. As a sponsor, you help inspire the next generation of inventors and entrepreneurs by bringing STEMIE education to our community.

Thank you to our 2022 sponsors and community partners!


Interested in becoming a sponsor for KCIC 2022?  


August 4

Virtual KCIC Info Session for Educators

September 10

Inventor registration opens

February 12
March 26

Inventor registration closes

April 23

Invention Showcase, judging, and awards show!

Registration for 2022 has closed.

For questions about KCIC, please contact