Health Innovation Conference, Benefit Concert, & Community Event. 

2023 | Tampa, FL | 4th & 18th Feb

Health Conference
Talk Tracks
501(c)(3) Beneficiaries


8 AM - 4 PM

Tampa Marriott Water Street

Annual health conference and pitch competition. Connect with entrepreneurs, investors, wellness disruptors, and non-profits dedicated to making an impact in healthcare, in benefit of children everywhere. Keynotes, Tampa Tank, Talk Tracks, and more. Register to attend.



8 PM - 11 PM

Yacht Starship Channelside

All aboard, inaugural Disrupt the Stage benefit concert! Ready to Disrupt the Bay on the bay? Exclusive VIP experience aboard the Yacht Starship. Indulge in heavy hors d’oeuvres,  signature cocktails, live music, and more. Don’t miss out! Register to attend.



8 AM - 12 PM

Thunder Alley

Disrupt the Streets is taking over Thunder Alley to educate, engage, and enlighten the next generation of philanthropists. We welcome young professionals, families and pets to make an impact. Free event open to the public.


WHY JOIN DTB About Disrupt the Bay


Disrupt the Bay is a program of the Save the Kids Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) dedicated to health innovation for the benefit of children everywhere. We exist to educate, inspire, and connect leading disruptors in healthcare today for the benefit of our children’s tomorrow.

Connect over innovative sessions, the Tampa Tank pitch competition, art pop-ups, live performances, and more at DTB 2023. Two days, three joy-filled events. February 4th (Health Conference and VIP Benefit Concert) & February 18th (Community Event) in Tampa, FL. 

Our mission is simple, full hearts, full bellies, and full support. The 3-part program includes a wellness conference, VIP yacht benefit concert, and community giveback event. 

Our beneficiaries range from mental health and the fight against pediatric cancer to closing the gap on food insecurity and supporting children survived by parental suicide.

Join us for DTB 2023!



4th February, Tampa Marriott Water Street

Join us for the inaugural Tampa Tank Pitch Competition, where 5 startups from the South East US will pitch live in hopes of securing funding “shark tank style” to a panel of investors. Featured on this year’s investor panel are Kevin Harrington and Jay Goss.

Seeking entrepreneurs in the health and wellness space, food, service, and product. View application details below, click apply now.

Application submissions for 2023 close on January 1st, 2023.


LISTEN TO THE Event Speakers

John Nosta

Founder at NOSTALAB

Jay Goss

Fund Manager, Professional Entrepreneur at Wavemaker360

Kevin Harrington

Serial Entrepreneur

Dr. Alan Weiss, MD, MBA, FACP

Chief Medical Information Officer at BayCare Health System

Jennifer Greenman

CIO at Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Scott J. Arnold

EVP & CIO at Tampa General Hospital

Dave Summitt

VP of Cybersecurity at Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute

Shannon O’Malley

Founder at Brick Street Farms

Melissa Fickey, MD

Psychiatrist & Owner at Embracing Life Wellness Center

Christy L Kindler, RN, BSN, MBA, CHCIO

West Florida Division CIO at AdventHealth

Larry Whiteside Jr.

Founder and Chairman at Whiteside Security

Rachel Feinman

VP of Innovation at Tampa General Hospital

Sarah Sanders

COO, Co-Founder at Native AI

Jami Gold

Managing Director at LCG Advisors Investment Bank

Dieter Kondek

Founding Partner at DKFL Capital

Andreas Calabrese

General Partner at TampaBay.Ventures

Andrew Romans

General Partner at Rubicon Venture Capital

Christopher Norton

Sr. VP of Investments at I-Bankers Direct

Gary Cardone

Managing Partner at Card1Ventures

  • 08.00 - 09.00 AM

    Disrupt the Seats Welcome Breakfast

    Enjoy a warm breakfast and cappuccinos with DTB 2023 attendees, explore table sponsors, and settle for the pitch competition.

  • 09.15 - 11.00 AM

    Tampa Tank Pitch Competition

    5 startups throughout the southeast US will present in front of a live panel of investors and industry influencers for the chance to get funded live! Shark tank style.

  • 11.00 AM - 12.00 PM

    Leading Women in Wellness

    National female leaders in the wellness space will take the stage to talk about innovations, revelations, and wellness theories that are igniting change in the healthcare industry.

  • 12.00 - 01.00 PM

    Lunch and Giving Hour

    Hear from leading non-profits changing the landscape for children everywhere.

  • 01.00 - 01.30 PM

    Connected Cities: The Connection Between Health & Community

    From smart and connected cities to blue zones, we will hear from experts on the connection between community and wellness.

  • 01.45 - 02.30 PM

    The Future of Healthcare Security: CISOs

    CISOs from across the state of Florida will discuss the future of healthcare security.

  •  Shannon O'Malley 02.45 - 03.00 PM
    Shannon O'Malley

    Startup Spotlight: Brick Street Farms

    Brick Street Farms, winner of the 2021 Tampa Tank Competition takes the stage in a "where we now" segment. BSF hubs offer direct access to healthy, nutritional food in urban communities.

  •  John Nosta 03:00 - 3:30 PM
    John Nosta

    Keynote: Humanities Tipping Point

    Discussing the fundamental assumption that technology—and society—are undergoing the single biggest transformation in human history. This exponential path directly impacts key areas, including medicine, AI, robotics, blockchain, and cryptocurrency.

  • 04:30 - 05:00 PM

    CIO Panel

  • 6.00 PM

    Disrupt the Stage Check-in

    Check-in with your online ticket and enjoy the festivities, don't forget to give!

  • 6.00 - 9.00 PM

    All Aboard! Yacht Party

    All aboard! The Yacht starship will sail so all guests can enjoy a unified evening in celebration of children everywhere. This event takes artistry and the joy factor to another level. Art, music, and food make for a most memorable experience and evening of giving.

    • VIPs - indulge in a boozy sommelier experience, cigar rolling, craft cocktails, and VIP concert experience. (alcohol and food included in ticket purchase).
    • GA - enjoy the sounds of a live DJ, live bands, delicious food, and drinks for purchase.

  • 08.00 AM - 12.00 PM

    Disrupt the Streets Welcome

    Dress your Disrupt the Bay graphic tee with your finest streetwear. Have fun with fashion and walk for the best cause...the kids! Meet at the Thunder Alley

Get your Ticket

Make an impact alongside some of the worlds leading wellness disruptors. Join us for Disrupt the Bay 2023. 

Early Bird Bundle

4th Feb, 2023 | Disrupt the Seats, Tampa Marriott Water Street | Disrupt the Stage, Yacht Starship

$ 395 12/31/2022
  • One Day Conference Ticket
  • Includes Breakfast & Lunch
  • VIP Yacht Starship Pass
  • Includes Cocktails and Apps

Disrupt the Seats

4th Feb, 2023 | Disrupt the Seats, Tampa Marriott Water Street

$ 125
  • One Day Conference Ticket
  • Tampa Tank Pitch Competition
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch and Networking
  • 10 Talk Tracks
  • 1 Key Note

Disrupt the Stage

4th Feb, 2023 Disrupt the Stage Benefit Concert, Yacht Starship

$ 295
  • Cocktails Included
  • Heavy Apps Included
  • Live Benefit Concert
  • Silent Disco
  • Live Art & Auction
  • Raffles

WHO HELPS US Our Sponsors

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