(Agenda subject to change.)

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Full Conference Agenda (Tuesday-Thursday)

Opening Reception Agenda (Tuesday Evening)

O'Donnell Awards Dinner Agenda (Wednesday Evening)

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Evening

 
  • Join us in welcoming new members as we kick off the conference at the opening reception.
  • Ceremony to honor the 2017 recipient of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Distinguished Service Award.
   

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Morning and Afternoon

 
  • Full day of conference programming with featured speakers, including John Hofmeister, founder and chief executive at Citizens for Affordable Energy, and Marcia McNutt, Ph.D., president of the National Academy of Sciences.
  • Special panel of chancellors and presidents of Texas’ major universities discussing higher education in Texas.
   

Evening

 
  • Dinner to celebrate the 2017 recipients of the Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards.
   

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Morning and Afternoon

 
  • More featured speakers, including Stephen Klineberg, Ph.D., professor and founding director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research at Rice University.
  • Presentations from the 2017 recipients of the Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards.