Texas Education Conference
October 17 and 18, 2021 #tec21

In celebration and recognition of our industry’s continued recovery, MPI Texas Hill Country Chapter will once again present a live and in-person TEC21 this October, bringing together our community through “meetingful,” personable and impactful education and engagement at the new and exciting Austin Marriott Downtown.
We are In-Person, In-Austin and In-Credible in 2021!

TEXAS EDUCATION CONFERENCE – VIRTUAL
OCTOBER 17 AND 18, 2021 #TEC20

In celebration and recognition of our industry’s continued recovery, MPI Texas Hill Country Chapter will once again present a live and in-person TEC21 this October, bringing together our community through “meetingful,” personable and impactful education and engagement at the new and exciting Austin Marriott Downtown.
We are In-Person, In-Austin and In-Credible in 2021!

IN-PERSON

A highly anticipated live celebration of our industry’s recovery, driven by meaningful conversations and networking opportunities that only face-to-face interactions can deliver

IN-AUSTIN

An exciting new venue that mirrors the innovation and reflects the insights of top thought leaders, influencers and decision-makers in the meetings and events industry

IN-CREDIBLE!

A long-awaited return of a signature conference that will open career doors, advance management skills and raise visibility of organizations adjusting to a ‘new normal’

Hot Topics

Leadership Bootcamp

Preparing Contracts Post Covid

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: It’s Not Just Black and White

Accessibility in the Live Event Space

More to come…

Pricing

Texas Education Conference – Registration Fees

  • Early Registration
    (On or before Sept. 1, 2021)
  • Planner Member – $175
  • Planner Non-Member – $275
  • Supplier Member – $250
  • Supplier Non-Member – $350
  • Late/Onsite Registration
    (After Sept. 1, 2021)
  • Planner Member – $275
  • Planner Non-Member – $375
  • Supplier Member – $375
  • Supplier Non-Member – $475
  • Student
  • $50 throughout
  • Planner Non-Member – $275
  • Supplier Member – $250
  • Supplier Non-Member – $350

There will be additional donation opportunities for MPI members in need, Wounded Warriors and The Refuge.
CEU’s: Approved for 4 hours of education credits.

*Registrations may be cancelled with a 25% administrative fee until September 30, 2021. No refunds may be requested after that date, but substitutions are allowed. Please contact admin@mpithcc.org for assistance.

Online registration closes at midnight, Saturday, October 16th.

PARTNERSHIP

Interested in being a sponsor for TEC21?

Contact Michele Gonzalez, Vice President of Education at 512-626-1275 or email
vp-education@mpithcc.org.

Venue Sponsor – Austin Marriott Downtown

Book your hotel room as a
supplier
(PW: MPISUP21) or planner (PW: MPIPLA21)

Sponsors

Sponsors

 

Chapter Partners

 

Sunday, October 17, 2021

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Staff Board Office

501
8:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open

Sponsored by Attendee Management
5th Floor
Lounge

Board Meetings

502
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Community Outreach Donation Drop-Off: Central Texas Food Bank

5th Floor
Prefunction
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Speaker Ready Room


403
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Opening Remarks

– Texas Hill Country Chapter President
Waterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

– Women if Leadership Panel
Waterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Marketplace

Waterloo Salons 1-2
(5th Floor)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMLunchWaterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions


Session One
Preparing Contracts Post Covid - Contract Clause Hot Topics

Session Two
5 Meeting Professional Musts to Include People with Disabilities - Accessibility in Events

Session Three
Re-Building Partnerships/Sponsorships
Session One - 401
Session Two - 402
Session Three - 404
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Marketplace"

Waterloo Salons 1-2
(5th Floor)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Experiential Session

Leadership Bootcamp
404
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Concurrent Sessions


Session Four
New trends in F&B Post Covid

Session Five
Emergency Planning

Session Six
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - It’s not Black and White
Session Four - 401
Session Five - 402
Session Six - 404
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

First Timer & VIP Reception

Invitation Only
405
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Opening Night Reception

Entertainment Provided by Visit Austin
Event Deck – Zanzibar

Monday, October 18, 2021

6:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Morning Wellness

Event Deck or 405
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Registration / Community Outreach Donation Drop-Off

Sponsored by Attendee Management
5th Floor Lounge and Prefunction
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Marketplace

Waterloo Salons 1-2
(5th Floor)
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

HYBRID/LIVE TECH SHOWCASE

Waterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Break & Marketplace - Bloody Mary Stations


Waterloo Salons 1-2
(5th Floor)
10:30 PM - 10:50 PMBrunch ServedWaterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)
10:50 AM - 11:50 AM

CLOSING GENERAL SESSION

CVB Roles and how best to work with them
Location??
11:50 AM - 12:00 PM

Closing Remarks

– Texas Hill Country Chapter President


All sessions are subject to change.
Waterloo Salons 3-4
(5th Floor)