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Sara Blakely

Founder & CEO of Spanx

Keynote Speaker

Amalie Arena – Tampa, FL

February 11-12, 2020


Top talent - and top companies - come from near and far - to make connections that matter.

Hundreds of exhibitors and dozens of sessions fill two exciting days, so you’re sure to discover something new around every corner.

With hundreds of speakers and thousands of attendees across different industries, be ready to find sparks of inspiration everywhere.

The latest innovations and brand experiences fill Amalie Arena giving you exclusive hands-on opportunities.


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Relive all the excitement of our digital and in-person events!


Synapse Summit 2020 will be packed with two full days of amazing content all for you, by you. From hands-on workshops, to dynamic panel discussions, skills building and trend-spotting, we cover a lot of ground at Synapse.

This year Synapse Summit will host more than 300 speakers on 7 stages for over 100 sessions.

We’re looking for engaging and inspiring speakers who have something valuable to share with our community.

Have something to say?

First round of speakers will be announced soon!

Keynote Speakers

CEO of KreepStare

Founder of Enneagram Four

CIO of BreathHold

Who should Attend?

  • Innovators
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Investors
  • Incubators
  • Accelerators
  • Educators
  • Students
  • Opportunity Seekers
  • Service Providers
  • Research Institutions
  • Companies of all stages or sizes

Technologies Featured

  • IOT
  • Blockchain
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Wearables
  • Robots
  • 3D Printing
  • Renewables
  • Energy
  • AR/VR
  • AI/Machine Learning
  • Digital Health
  • Urban Tech
  • Financial
  • Healthcare
  • Defense Tech

Synapse Florida has been the catalyst for many successful relationships where talent was hired, funding was secured, new customers were acquired, investments were made, and lives were changed.

Synapse exceeded our expectations. In our case, and I’m sure many others, you achieved your objective of ‘scaling serendipity’!

Tal Land
<Talbot & Associates Healthcare Consulting/>

“Supporting the Synapse Innovation Summit is our latest effort to allow ourselves to not only be an accounting and advisory firm, but disruptors in our own right.”

Chris Rux
<Managing Partner_Cherry Bekaert/>

“We got a lot of great connections for our company, Monikl, from exhibiting at synapse. We met both potential investors as well as potential clients. It was a lot of fun, and we hope to be back next year!”

Zachary Senz Kamler

“Usually the best connections are made at the bar after an event. At Synapse, those connections happen during the event.”

Robert Blacklidge

“This Innovation Summit is really bringing everyone together and we are able to put a face to the names of all the amazing companies and thought leaders we are lucky to have in Tampa.”

Alanna Drasin
<Digital Marketing Manager/Haneke_Design/>

“It was a fantastic two days that I think will pay big dividends throughout the year and the years to come.”

Lance Raab

"Thanks for all your hard work pulling this together for the community!“

Kimberly Wander


Florida is a hotbed for innovation and entrepreneurship and the Synapse Summit 2020 brings this ecosystem together to continue to grow and develop today’s talented makers, hackers, thinkers, and doers. At our January 2019 Summit, we featured over 300 companies, 300+ speakers and welcomed over 5,500 registrants. A thriving and growing ecosystem benefits everyone with support from companies and organizations like yours.
The Summit is a powerful platform filled with a high variety of consumers, business and community leaders, and entrepreneurs. There are many different levels of sponsorship available for the Synapse Summit 2020, as well as individual items available for sponsorship.

Want to learn more? Fill out the application form below.

First round of sponsors will be announced soon!


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