2019 Schedule of Events

All TASB Winter Governance Seminar events take place at the Galveston Island Convention Center located at 5600 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX. 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20

“Regiception”............................................................ 4:306 p.m.

Join other attendees and TASB staff at the “Regiception” (registration+reception) for an exciting kick-off for the conference. Pick up your conference materials and reconnect with friends from past conferences. TASB staff will be on-hand to answer questions, help with tracking continuing education credit (CEC), and provide training on how to use social media tools for advocacy. Enjoy student entertainment along with refreshments.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21

Registration and Breakfast ..................................... 7–8 a.m.
General Session...................................................... 8–9:15 a.m.
Morning Breakout Sessions......................................9:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Lunch....................................................................... 12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions.................................. 1:30–4:15 p.m
Reception..................................................................4:30–5:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22

Registration and Breakfast ...................................... 7–8 a.m.
General Session....................................................... 8–9:15 a.m.

Morning Breakout Sessions...................................... 9:30.–10:30 a.m
Students Inspired...................................................... 10:30.–11:15 a.m

Morning Breakout Sessions...................................... 11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m
Lunch........................................................................ 12:15–1:15 p.m.
Student Panel........................................................... 1:15–1:45 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions....................................2–3 p.m.
Students Inspired...................................................... 3–3:30 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions....................................3:30–4:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23

Professional Headshots.......................................... 7–7:30 a.m.

For the 4th year in a row, TASB Media Services staff will be on hand to take professional headshots free of charge for those interested to use in press releases, campaign literature, and other publications.

Breakfast-by-the-Bay................................................ 7–8 a.m.
Connecting the Dots................................................. 8–9 a.m.
General Session........................................................9:15–10:30 a.m.

WinGovTV 

For the third year in a row, WinGovTV will offer an extension of live meeting content from Galveston available to a virtual audience. You can instantly engage in low-cost, convenient, and beneficial professional development with WinGovTV broadcasting live from Galveston, Texas. 

Plan to join us for two full days of learning, sharing, and community building, all from the comfort of your home or office!

How to watch WinGovTV

Watch interviews and live breakout sessions by logging into Facebook and navigating to @TASBpage. Subscribe to TASB's live notifications by tapping on the Follow button on live videos. 

Join the conversation by following @TASBevents and the conference hashtag #wingov19.

How to earn the same CE credit as the attendees in Galveston

If you would like to earn credit hours for the breakout sessions, visit TASB’s OLC at Onlinelearning.tasb.org. For $25, you can take a short quiz about the course to receive the same credit as trustees who attended in person!. Log in with your MyTASB username and password, and your credit hours will automatically be recorded for you in the CEC Recording Service.  

Contact Susan Whisenant at susan.whisenant@tasb.org with questions about the Online Learning Center (OLC).

Additional information

Let's be friends! Find us on Twitter by following #wingov19 and on our Facebook event page.

For additional information about this event, contact us directly for support at 800.580.8272.

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors

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