Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Thank you for considering the Midwest Leadership Summit! Here are answers to a few questions you may have.


Who should attend the Midwest Leadership Summit?

The Midwest Leadership Summit is for anyone looking to grow personally or professionally - regardless of your job title. We have attendees from a wide-variety of industries and stages in their careers. Since Central Exchange is a women-focused organization, we're frequently asked if men can attend... YES! All genders are welcome for this inclusive event full of leadership development, growth and inspiration.


What are the takeaways?

We understand that your time is precious. That's why we're spreading the Summit over three days — July 21-23 — from 9:30 to noon CST each day. Each day comes with inspiring content including keynote speakers, breakouts and networking opportunities to maximize your investment. Attendees speak to the inspirational content and ability to meet new faces as some of the highlights of the conference.

"It was all excellent. I feel very motivated and inspired because I attended. Thank you!!"

"Loved this day! Thank you for an inspiring, feel-good day!"


I'm interested in sponsoring.

Wonderful! Let's chat about the ways you can help bring this event to life. Discover more about sponsorship opportunities on our Sponsor page.


Who hosts the Midwest Leadership Summit?

The Midwest Leadership Summit is hosted by Central Exchange. Central Exchange is Kansas City's first and largest leadership community for women. Our nonprofit mission is to connect and cultivate women leaders across generations. We hope you join us on July 21-23 to experience our 17th year of this inspirational event!


Do you have a nonprofit discount?

Thank you for considering the Midwest Leadership Summit! As a nonprofit ourselves, we know the Summit is a valuable development event for your teams. We do have a nonprofit discount code. Please email kerry@centralexchange.org with your nonprofit information.