AUSTIN, TX— The Texas Association of Business Annual Conference begins Wednesday afternoon in Austin and concludes Thursday morning. Among the leaders speaking at the conference are Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, House Speaker Joe Straus and San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro, who will be discussing immigration reform with TAB President and CEO Bill Hammond. The conference will also feature panel discussions with legislative leaders on issues such as education, healthcare, water, workforce demographics and transportation. A full agenda is available by clicking here.
WHAT: TAB Annual Conference featuring Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus and Congressman Joaquin Castro
TIME: Lt. Gov. Dewhurst 1:30 p.m Wednesday, Gov. Perry 3:45 p.m Wednesday, Speaker Straus 8 a.m. Thursday, Congressman Joaquin Castro 11 a.m. Thursday.
DATE: Wednesday Jan. 30, Thursday Jan 31
PLACE: AT&T Conference Center
1900 University Ave.
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Founded in 1922, the Texas Association of Business is a broad-based, bipartisan organization representing more than 3,000 small and large Texas employers and 200 local chambers of commerce.