The series is a CEO-based event organized by the Tampa Bay Host Committee, Bloomberg News, the Florida Council 100 and various chambers and economic development councils throughout the state.
The panel will address international trade, the emerging workforce and education.
The Coral Gables attorney joins Governor Rick Scott; former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice; former Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez; former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and his son George P. Bush, president of St. Augustine Partners. Business leaders from Citi, AT&T and the Coca-Cola Co. also will participate on the panel.
Leyva represents commercial real estate developers and investors and has served on the board of a political action committee founded by Jeb Bush.
As a panelist, Leyva will highlight the significance of education and employment policies focused on job creation.
"I will also discuss key advantages of Florida's business environment for existing and relocating businesses to experience economic growth," Leyva said.