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Friday, February 10, 2017
3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Convention Check In and Registration
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Convention Workshop – (Still confirming program)
5:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite Opens
7:00 p.m. Karaoke in the Ballroom – this is actually a lot of fun and a great way to meet people and break the ice– we did it last year and it was a big hit.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Light breakfast in the Hospitality Suite.
8:30 a.m. to approximately 11:30 a.m. – Business meeting, committee reports, elect new officers.
11:45 a.m. to 1:30 Stars Luncheon and Awards – Luncheon Speaker Terri Burke, Executive Director of Texas ACLU
1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Blue Ribbon Lobby Day Discussion and Training
2:30 p m. – 4:30 p.m. – Workshops
2:30 p.m. – 3:25 p.m.
ABCs of being a Chapter (PAC) Treasurer – Susan Barrick,TDW Treasurer
Effective Lobbying for Everyone – Terri Burke (ACLU) Rita Beving (Public Citizen) and (awaiting confirmation of third speaker).
3:35 p.m. – 4:00p.m.
Voter Registration – How Travis County Got to 90% Voter Registration with Creative Approaches to Voter Registration – Bruce Elfant (Travis County Tax Assessor and Voter Registrar)
What to do now that you or your favorite candidate lost and how to build on the gains made in this past the election.
4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Break – Hospitality Suite will be open
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception – Special Guest – Mike Collier
7:00 p.m. until…..– Gala Dinner, Awards, Keynote Speaker (Still Confirming), Dancing
Sunday – February 12, 2017
9:30 – 12:00 noon – TDW Board Meeting of new officers. Any member can attend.