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Gender Economist to Offer Keynote at weVENTURE Impact Summit

Early Bird Pricing Available for Aug. 16 ‘Know Your Worth’ Event             

MELBOURNE, FLA. — weVENTURE’s Impact Summit, featuring speakers, informational exchanges and networking opportunities, will be held from 1-5 p.m. Aug. 16 at the HTC at L3Harris, 1395 Troutman Blvd. NE in Palm Bay.

Hosted by weVENTURE, the Florida Tech business coaching and education organization based at Florida Tech’s Bisk College of Business, this year’s Impact Summit is titled ‘Know Your Worth.’ It will feature keynote speaker Katica Roy, a gender economist who will discuss the intersectionality of gender inequity through the lens of economics.

Other speakers scheduled to appear include:

  • Laura Gallaher, CEO of Gallaher EDGE and a past TEDX speaker
  • Latria Graham, president and CEO of Graham Leak Branding
  • Carmen Natschke, digital media and marketing entrepreneur with Panvezza
  • Kelle Wendling, president of Mission Networks Aviation Systems for L3Harris

“This year’s event is designed to inspire, empower and entertain. We wanted to engage a diverse pool of speakers who cover topics that are important to the modern professional,” said weVENTURE Executive Director Erica Lemp. “At the same time, we wanted to provide clear take-aways that participants can use immediately to enhance their careers and enrich their lives.”

Attendees will learn the importance of building a personal brand, find out how to be more strategic in business and life, discover the secrets of feeling at home in any situation, and understand why gender equity is about equity for all. 

With 300 expected attendees, including C-level and corporate professionals, small-business owners and students, the event reaches a broad and influential audience.  Sponsorships are available. More information on sponsorship opportunities is available by calling 321-674-7007.

The Summit is expected to sell out, and registration is required. Early bird ticket prices are $75 per person until Aug. 2. Tickets are $95 per person after Aug. 2. For more information and to register, please visit https://weventure.fit.edu/events/impact-summit/.   

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