Mayor Jane Castor launches Intersection of Innovation event where the City of Tampa works with entrepreneurs to fast track a collaborative discussion between the City of Tampa and Tampa’s Startup Ecosystem to foster innovation, provide opportunities and develop the next generation workforce right here in Tampa. Our goal is to build a smarter Tampa from within.
“Our entrepreneurial ecosystem is growing by leaps and bounds,” said Mayor Jane Castor. “That’s why we’re looking to foster these innovators to work in tandem with city staff to create tangible solutions for current and future needs for Tampa’s growing population. We’re attracting the best and the brightest from around the globe, now it’s time to put that talent into action for our residents.”
WHO: Mayor Jane Castor, Lakshmi Shenoy; Embarc Collective, Linda Olson; Tampa Bay Wave, Rachel Feinman; FIBA, Brian Kornfeld; Synapse, Valerie Lavin; Veteran’s Florida Entrepreneurship Program, Vik Bhide; City of Tampa
WHAT: Intersection of Innovation Fast Tracking Collaboration Pitch Competition
WHERE: Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority Board Room, 1104 E. Twiggs St, 1st Floor, Tampa 33609
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 from 3-5pm