3.0 Leaders Conference 2015


Collaborate ∙ Educate ∙ Innovate


Join 3.0 leaders across community, civic, non-profit and private sectors as together we identify best practices and meet the challenges facing our communities in today’s rapidly changing world.

Wednesday, April 8 – Education ∙ Investment

Thursday, April 9 – Technology ∙ Change ∙ Leadership

Friday, April 10 – Innovative Districts ∙ New Cultures of Work

Who are 3.0 Leaders?

Connect with 3.0 Leaders

Network with people who really get things done in the fields of education, business, technology, and funding.


Discover Solutions

Collaborate with other thought leaders to help our communities meet the challenges of our fast-moving society.


Challenge Your Perspective

You won’t leave this conference the way you arrived. Drop the business cards and build real, constructive partnerships.


Why are speakers and panelists from around the country and Canada joining us for the 3.0 Leaders conference? Because Florida is developing a reputation and they believe we are on to something here. Will you be present?

Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED), Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, National Business Incubation Association (NBIA), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute New Venture Development, For the Love of Cities, Chief Innovation Officer Saint Leo University, Massive U/Gamba Family Foundation, ETCube International/Advanced Fluidics LLC, Charleston Digital Corridor Foundation,  VentureWell (formerly NCIIA), Purdue Center for Regional Development, School District of Manatee County, Canadian Association of Business Incubation (CABI), The University of Tampa School of Entrepreneurship, Links Financial, World Bank, former Sun Hydraulics executive, Minty Fresh Digital, Manatee and Pasco County Commissioners, Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School, Ringling College of Art and Design, Tampa Bay Technology Forum, University of Central Florida (UCF), and more.

3.0 Leaders Tickets Available

Special Emerging Leaders Sponsorship – Buy One Get One

Buy a ticket for yourself, Get another ticket for an emerging leader and be recognized as an “Emerging Leader Sponsor” Candidates will be chosen through social media campaign video submissions.