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3.0 Leaders Conference Is Access to Extraordinary Leaders and Innovators

Spark Growth is sponsoring its fourth annual leader conference in Bradenton, Florida February 17th through 19th at the Manatee Performing Arts Center, 502 – 3rd Avenue West in downtown Bradenton.  The location is the beautiful Gulf Coast containing the world’s number one rated beach, Siesta Key.

3.13.0 Leaders convenes thought leaders across community, education, non-profit, civic and private sectors.  Best practices are be shared in our ever-learning, constantly-changing, and always connected world.  Keynote speakers are Glenn Wintrich, Innovation Leader at Dell, Peter Righi, Global Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED), Gail Gillian-Bain, President of the Canadian Association of Business Incubation, David Ricketts, Harvard Innovation Fellow, Dr. Jeff Borden, Chief Innovation Officer at Saint Leo University, Jonathan Fleece, Health Care Adviser, Nigel Jacob, Co-Founder, Boston’s Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics, and Vick Ahmed, CEO of Innovation Pavillon.

Friday morning’s thought-provoking keynotes are “This Spaceship Earth” from futurist David Houle and “Creating Cultures of Innovation” from education disruptor Jeff Bordon. Among many of the topics the conference will tackle are jobs, money, cultivation of a culture of innovation, the virtual workforce, creating readiness for the future, and how to take local action.

This year’s theme focuses Developing Cultures of Innovation across public and private sectors and features collaborations that leverage resources for maximum impact.  Here’s a view of the venue:


The mission of the conference is collaboration in today’s world, which is essential to meet the complex challenges faced into today’s world.  If you are in the specialty of entrepreneurship, creativity, or innovation, the 3.0 Leaders Conference 2016 is a do not miss event.

The main conference takes place Thursday and Friday, March 18th and 19th, and the registration link is  Conference outline link can be found at: