TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2020

Union Station Dallas

400 S. Houston St., Dallas, TX 75202

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

THE EXCITEMENT IS BUILDING AND YOU CAN BE A PART OF IT!

The 2020 TXBIZ Annual Business Conference is your opportunity to join fellow TAB members, legislators, colleagues, and industry experts as we continue to develop and pursue strategies in creating the best business climate in the world in TEXAS. 

Make plans today to attend January 28 at Union Station Dallas.  If you are in business in Texas and want the latest insights on the policies, people, and trends that will impact you in 2020 and beyond then this is a can’t miss.

Agenda Overview One Day Conference January 28, 2020.

8:30 a.m.   Registration Opens|Network Continental Breakfast

8:55 a.m.   Welcoming & Opening Remarks|Becky Redman, Lockheed Martin

9:00 a.m.   Facts & Figures Session (Primaries, Politics & the Presidential Race)

         Mike Baselice|President & CEO, Baselice & Associates

10:00 a.m. The Future Begins Today: Developing a Skilled Workforce

         Commissioner Harrison Keller|Higher Education for the State of Texas

         Eric Ban|Chairman & CEO, Dallas County Promise

         Neal Smatresk|President, University of North Texas

         Moderator: Senator Brandon Creighton

11:00 a.m. A 21st Century TX Digital Economy: Creating Real Opportunities for Virtual Worlds

         Randy Pitchford|Founder, Gearbox

         Josh Rubin|Journalist, Media ATX

12:00 p.m. Lunch Speaker Lt. Governor Dan Patrick

1:00 p.m.   Demographics Trends Shaping the Way Texas Does Business

         Tom Luce|Founder, Texas 2036

         Chairman Bryan Daniel | Texas Workforce Commission

         Moderator: Susan Warren|Bloomberg News

 

2:00 p.m.   How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is Transforming Business

         Danielle Clement|Lockheed Martin

                    Robert Marshall|CEO & Founder, RDM Innovation Training

                    Neha Kunte|CEO, MNK Infotech

         Moderator: Senator Nathan Johnson

3:00 p.m.   The State of Energy in Texas

                    Tracee Bentley|President/CEO, Permian Strategic

         Mark Berg|EVP of Corporate Operations, Pioneer Resources

         Jeff Clark|President, Advanced Power Alliance

                    Brian Lloyd|Regional Vice President of Sempra Energy

                    Stephen Robertson|Executive Vice President, PBPA

         Moderator: Senator Kelly Hancock

4:00 p.m.   Plane, Trains, Automobiles ... And Water? Texas Infrastructure - The Heartbeat of Business Success

         Mike Berry|President, Hillwood

         Drew Campbell|Senior Partner, Capitol Insights

         Baruch Feigenbaum|Assistant Director, Transportation Policy, Reason Foundation

         Brian Coltharp|President & CEO, Freese & Nichols 

         Moderator: Michael Morris|Director of Transportation, North Central Texas Council of Governments

5:00 p.m.   Conference Adjourns

6:00 p.m. TXBIZ PAC Reception at Belo Mansion. (PAC Members Only, Join Now)

January 29, 2020

11:30 a.m. Legislative Luncheon at Belo Mansion.

Refund Policy – Refund cutoff date January 15, 2020.  

Registered attendees are invited to contact TAB past the refund cut-off date if significant situations occur which results in them no longer being able to attend at which point TAB will discuss alternatives. 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

REGISTER

TAB Member Rate $495

Non Member Rate $695

BOOK YOUR ROOM

TXBIZ has partnered with

The Hyatt Regency Dallas.

Deadline: January 20, 2020 

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