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FPP 20/20 Virtual Conference Opening Plenary – Futurists Exploring Financial Capability in Today’s World

05/27/2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT



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FPP 20/20:  Focus on the Future 
Florida Prosperity Partnership Twelfth Annual Financial Capability Training Conference 
(Blended/Hybrid Virtual and Live Conference)
Wednesday, May 27 – Friday, May 29, 2020

Six (6) Discrete, Virtual Professional Development Opportunities for Financial Capability Practitioners across Florida and the United States as FPP Takes a Blended/Hybrid Approach to Engaging the Coalition During Challenging Times

Session #1 – Wednesday Welcome Virtual Plenary:
Futurists Exploring Financial Capability in Today’s World

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Eastern

Join Futurists Sarah Owen and Vinny Tafuro as they commence the FPP 20/20 online conference 1.0 with inspiring visions for clear pathways through uncertain times.  Arrive prepared to engage in interactive Q & A with noted statewide experts who will challenge our traditional ways of thinking and performing as we collectively pursue a new “normal.”


About the Futurists . . . 

Sarah Owen

Sarah Owen, president & CEO of the Southwest Florida Community Foundation, leads a passionate and diverse team dedicated to cultivating regional change for the common good.  The Foundation is committed to connecting the community through conversations and action that creates sustainable positive change and leveraging the funding to make those changes a reality.

Sarah brings a focus on innovation to her work at the Southwest Florida Community Foundation.  In concert with a visionary Board of Trustees, Sarah is guiding the Foundation in re-imagining its role in the region.  In 2017, Sarah oversaw the execution of a public private partnership with the City of Fort Myers to create Collaboratory, a $10.5 million project funded with New Market Tax Credits that opened in late 2018. Collaboratory comprises the rejuvenated 1920s Atlantic Coast Line Railway depot and a technologically advanced 14,000 square foot addition designed to support the vital work the region’s nonprofit organizations, businesses, residents and visitors.

Through her leadership, the Foundation has become laser-focused on regional issues affecting the quality of life in Southwest Florida, gathered hundreds of community leaders and stakeholders around these issues, and has grown the Foundation’s assets to become one of the largest funding organizations in the region.  With a commitment to measure the sustainable impact of the Foundation’s efforts, she led the effort to align the organization’s cause areas with global Sustainable Development Goals.


Vinny Tafuro

“I see distant horizons clearly and work meticulously towards them.”

Vinny Tafuro is a visionary thinker, writer, entrepreneur, communications theorist, and economist.  Author of two books, “Corporate Empathy” and “Unlocking the Labor Cage,” he is a pioneering advocate for the twenty-first century economy that is disrupting society’s most rigid institutions and beliefs.

Vinny’s economic theories explore the societal and economic shifts being catalyzed by corporations as a result of technology, corporate personhood, and evolving human cognition.

In addition to his work with IEE, he is a founder and chair of Conscious Capitalism Florida Chapter, whose purpose is to elevate humanity through business.


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Event Category:


Virtual Session
Registrants will receive an e-mail directly from Zoom to access this session.