9:00 AM

9:30 AM





9:45 AM

10:30 AM

11:20 AM

12:20 PM


1:30 PM

2:20 PM

Arrival, Registration & Networking

Gary M. Ralston Conference Chair
Dean P. Saunders
R. Todd Dantzler

Commissioner Dantzler, Polk County
Mayor Bill Mutz, City of Lakeland
Dr. Avent, President of Florida Polytechnic University

Opening Keynote
Mike Grissom, Executive Vice President of Enterprise Florida

Morning Breakout Sessions

Rotate Morning Breakout Sessions

Featured Luncheon Speaker
Jerry D. Parrish, Ph.D., Chief Economist & Director of Research for Florida Chamber Foundation

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Rotate Afternoon Breakout Sessions