Business calendar


CANDIDATE FORUM: 2014 Kansas gubernatorial race, Johnson County Public Policy Council is holding a forum, Gov. Sam Brownback, Rep. Paul David, Keen Umbehr, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Ritz Charles, 9000 W. 137th St., Overland Park; $35, 913-491-3600.


SHIFT INNOVATION COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE: On boosting organizational performance and broadening engagement in community leadership, 8 a.m., Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, $125, 816-881-2756 or

SEPT. 25

FILING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY: Nedra E. Mitchell, CFP, a financial adviser with Waddell & Reed, will talk about choices for retirement income, 6 to 8 p.m., 6300 Lamar Ave., Overland Park, 913-491-9202, or

OCT. 2

EDC LUNCH: Jessica Nelson, with the Kansas City Area Development Council, speaks on talent attraction, EDC investors only, 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., KU Edwards Campus, Best Building, Room 120, 12604 Quivira Road, Overland Park, 913-766-7612.

Lisa Lopez,