Call for Speakers: 2022 Annual Symposium - 'The Next BIG Thing' - 30A

Call for Speakers: 2022 Annual Symposium – ‘The Next BIG Thing’

The Walton Area Chamber of Commerce will host “The Next BIG Thing” on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa and is seeking speakers for this year’s event.

The Walton Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for experts in topics such as leadership, entrepreneurship, women in business, and women empowerment to speak at the annual symposium. Those interested in being featured must fill out an application no later than Monday, August 1, 2022.

Those interested can view and submit an application here

The annual symposium has three distinctive growth tracks, including Leadership Development, Entrepreneurship, and Women in Business. Together, each track will bring in several dynamic speakers who will address topics beneficial to empowering individuals professionally and personally, grow emerging and existing entrepreneurs, and help create rising leaders.

Registration and check-in begin at 8:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast in the vendor ballroom. “The Next BIG Thing” will begin promptly at 9 a.m. with welcoming remarks from Walton Area Chamber of Commerce CEO, Megan Harrison. To conclude the event, the Chamber will host a cocktail reception featuring light bites, cocktails, and raffle prizes. More details to come soon.

Area businesses interested in sponsoring this year’s event should contact Gabrielle Kilgore at 850-892-3191 or