TEDxOrlando is committed to sharing, fostering and developing ideas that matter, and to building a local community where people who are passionate about ideas that matter can connect.

Information about their annual conference can be found here.  It is $65.
http://www.tedxorlando.com/annualconference.php

 
The event would give you an opportunity to see a larger commuity in Orlando interested in innovation and creating a richer community.