Synapse Innovation Summit partners on day-before event for women


    The Synapse Innovation Summit set for Jan. 23-24, 2019 at Amalie Arena has a new partnership designed to get more women involved in the innovation space.

    The Women Ambassadors Forum is presenting the Innovation Forum on Jan. 22 at Cavu event space at 1601 N. Franklin St. in Tampa.

    “The Innovation Summit isn’t marketed to women and usually when people think of innovators, they think of a guy or a specific profile,” said Ingrid Harb, WAF founder and business development manager for in Tampa. “As we see the business growth here, we need to focus on diversity and to make sure we are purposeful in allowing women to join the movement,” she said. The theme of the day-long event is “Her Time is Now.”