Who We Are
Synapse Florida is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that connects entrepreneurs, talent, investors, corporations, educational institutions, and other stakeholders to accelerate success in Florida’s thriving economies. Based in Tampa, Fla., Synapse helps people find what they need and share what they have in three ways:
- Synapse Summit – Whether virtual or in-person, Synapse continues to find creative and innovative ways to connect the community including their marquee event, Synapse Summit, virtual Synapse Converge or year round Libate & Learn interactive webinars.
- Synapse Connect – an online platform that allows innovators to easily and quickly connect with the resources they need to accelerate success.
- Synapse Challenges – a crowdsourcing solution for organizations to solve real-world problems and create new opportunities for forward-thinking businesses and people.
Established in 2017
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Sara Blakely, CEO of Spanx on the mainstage at Synapse Summit 2020
Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik joins Synapse Co-founder Brian Kornfeld for an in-depth Q&A
Meaningful connections at Synapse Summit 2020
Arnie Bellini, Founder of Connectwise joins the mainstage at Synapse Summit 2020
2019 Synapse Summit mainstage
Honeyfund.com CEO Sara Margulis on Synapse Summit mainstage in 2019
Magic Leap augmented reality display at Synapse Summit in 2019
Lakshmi Shenoy on Synapse Summit mainstage in 2019
Diverse panel on talent at Synapse Summit mainstage in 2019
Magic Leap augmented reality display at Synapse Summit 2019
CIO of Deloitte, Larry Quinlan, on Synapse Summit mainstage in 2019
Owner of Tampa Bay Lightning, Jeff Vinik, on Synapse Summit mainstage in 2018
Insomniac Games Head of Technology Shawn McCabe at Synapse Orlando in 2019
Veteran led breakout session at Synapse Orlando in 2019
Winners from the American Victory Ship Synapse Challenge
Winners from the Metro Lagoon Synapse Challenge