Plan your day at the Nov. 17 Texas Conference for Women! From the opening keynote to breakout sessions to the Exhibit Hall, which includes the Career Pavilion, the new Health & Wellness Pavilion, the MORE Style Lounge, the LinkedIn Connection Lounge and AT&T Tweet Live, you won’t want to miss anything! You can see the day’s schedule and download an agenda here.
Registration, the Exhibit Hall and networking begin at 7:30, and the opening keynote session begins at 8:30 a.m. Mae Stoll and her ComeDrumForFun drummers will wake you up first thing Thursday morning with traditional joyful West African dance rhythms before and after our opening keynote.
Take advantage of a one-on-one session with a career coach in our Mentor Match! Register in the Exhibit Hall Lounge when you arrive in the morning for a 20-minute afternoon mentoring session (between 3:00 and 5:00 pm). There are a limited number of spots available, so register early!
Bring Your Resume
Make sure to bring an up-to-date copy of your resume to be reviewed by one of our knowledgeable experts. Resume reviews will take place between 3:00 and 5:00 pm; sign up for a slot between 7:30 and 8:30 am in the Exhibit Hall Career Pavilion.
Personal Brand Audits
Learn how to claim, build and protect your online “brand” in a personal 20-minute session with one of five leading experts in social media and Internet marketing. Learn more and register your spot—space is very limited!
LinkedIn Connection Lounge
Stop by the new LinkedIn Connection Lounge for expert advice on your LinkedIn profile, makeup touch-up and a free headshot!
Dress for Success Houston Accessory Drive
We invite you to bring donations of black handbags and scarves to benefit Dress for Success Houston. Donations can be left in a bin next to the registration desk.
Operation Homefront Donation Drive
Operation Homefront of Texas will be onsite at the Conference accepting monetary donations and gift cards to major retailers, gas stations or grocery stores to help families of military service members in the region. Learn more
Speaker Glinda Bridgforth will be giving away FREE copies of her book, “Girl, Get Your Credit Straight!” to the first 100 attendees in her session: Debt Diet 101: Strategies to Get Your Money Straight.
Your name badge is your ticket to the event, and badges were sent to the primary contact person for each registration. If you already have your badge, you do not need to check in at the registration desk – you may proceed directly to the Exhibit Hall for networking. Registration will open at 7:30 am for attendees without badges. If you have not received your registration badge in the mail, please email [email protected].
Getting to the Conference
Click here for driving and parking information for the George R. Brown Convention Center
Because parking is limited, we encourage you to carpool or ride share with colleagues or friends (and network, reduce your carbon footprint, and split parking costs too!).