2018 SUMMITS

APRIL 11-14
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

A national conversation where industry innovation meets civic change in small cities.

 

TICKETS

 

2018 SUMMITS

APRIL 11-14
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

A national conversation where industry innovation meets civic change in small cities.

 

TICKETS

4 days, 300 speakers, 100 sessions

The Tom Tom Summits are a unique opportunity to explore the future with the innovators and visionaries who are making it possible. Choose from programming centered around entrepreneurial innovation or civic leadership – or choose both with an All Access Badge.

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ICONIC INNOVATORS, TRAILBLAZERS, & TREND-SETTERS

 

Over 200 Speakers Already Announced. Meet the incredible inventors, artists, advocates, and innovators who will be at the Summits.

 

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THE SUMMIT EXPERIENCE

Big thinkers drive dozens of cross-cutting sessions and topical deep dives into the most pressing problems facing industry and civic life.

KEYNOTES & PANELS

National thought leaders join renowned experts and practitioners to share their insights and explore the future of industry at the historic The Paramount Theater.

TOPICAL DEEP DIVES

Intimate and interactive dialogues are born through roundtables, workshops and case studies.

BOUTIQUE NETWORKING

Mixers and Industry-Focused Luncheons provide exclusive opportunities to connect with speakers and participants.

Explore and filter the schedule to see each Summit’s extensive programming, build an agenda, and learn more about any event.

NEW IN 2018

SUMMIT TRACKS

In 2018, the Summits will follow eight tracks that explore the future of industry and of cities. Whether you choose the Founders or Hometown Summit Badge, events in your chosen track from the other Summit are also open to you.

ALSO INCLUDED IN SUMMIT BADGES

In addition to Founders or Hometown Summit programming, the summit badges provide access to several other events during the week of Tom Tom. Full list announced in February.

YOUTH SUMMIT

Inspiring the next generation of innovators.

MACHINE LEARNING CONFERENCE

Practitioners share surprising applications of data science.

FOUNDING STORIES

Every founder has a story. Be inspired by keynotes from entrepreneurs and visionaries.

SUMMIT LUNCHEONS

Plated lunches with Tom Tom’s keynote speakers hosted at multiple restaurants across Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall. All luncheons are included in All Access and Patron Badges or sold individually.

TOM TOM FOUNDERS FESTIVAL

Tom Tom is a week of keynotes, concerts, competitions, parties installations, and workshops designed to make the connections that will start great things. Whether your passion leads you to found a band or a tech startup, we’re all about the sparks that start flying when creative minds collide.

 

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