Friday 8th: 5 pm – 9 pm

Saturday 9th: 10 am – 9 pm

Sunday 10th: 10 am – 5 pm

Nextech introduces VR, AR, AI, Robotics, Coding, and more in the fields of Education, Health, and Business. This event is for Educators, Students, Business Executives, and Professionals Shaping The Future In VR & Immersive Tech!

Experience the future of technology and gaming. The Future Tech and Esports Expo.

NEXTECH KC is Kansas City’s inaugural Tech Expo featuring emerging and future technologies; virtual reality, artificial intelligence, robotics, computers, and Esports are among the features presented for all ages. Programs for students, as well as, the general public will be offered.

Registrations are now open for exhibitors and vendors who wish to participate. Bring your future tech product and/or service to NEXTECH KC! If you are an Indie developer offering a product, service or game that you think fits the theme of future and emerging technologies, we want you here to show off what you have! Fill out the registration form and send it in, be sure to mark the indie developer option.

Learn more about NextechKC!

About the Location

Hy-Vee Arena, formerly Kemper Arena, is revolutionizing the approach to sports. Located in the historic West Bottoms, Hy-Vee Arena opened its doors in October of 2018.

The addition of a second floor added over 82,000 square feet of column-free space, housing 12 basketball courts lined for volleyball, pickleball, and futsal. 

The incredible 350m Mondo Track wraps around the upper level of courts. 

Come into the Arena for fitness classes, to weight train in the Fitness Center, or  to relax in our locker rooms!

Hy-Vee Arena is also home to 9 businesses, 2 clothing retailers, 8 unique dining options, 4 fitness options, and 2 entertainment options. 

More Information

Parking is available in nearby garages, surface lots, and metered spots! We encourage carpooling or using a cab or rideshare to reduce traffic.