2017 FGSC Conference

February, 27-28, 2017
Austin Hilton

Click HERE to register.
(If you have not accessed the TASBO site before, you’ll need to contact Ashley Friedrichs/TASBO to establish an account. More details on the actual registration page.)

The FGSC 2017 Conference and Legislative Day will be a time to learn and to advocate with our elected officials.  The event will include guest speakers, 2017 awards, FGSC board elections and legislative office visits.  Because of the positive response received from our members, we will again hold our conference in conjunction with TASBO.

School District Details:

Conference attendance is $150 per school district member and there is no attendee limit per school district.

Corporate Partner Details:

Conference participation is based on level of membership and there is no additional cost to attend the conference.  Number of attendees is as follows (no exceptions, please):

Platinum – 4 attendees
Gold – 3 attendees
Silver – 2 attendees
Bronze – 1 attendee

Schedule (most meetings are at the Austin Hilton):

Monday, February 27
3:00-4:00 pm   Legislative Training for all FGSC members (Salon F)
4:30-5:30 pm    Steering Committee Meeting (Room 602)
6:00-7:00 pm    Reception (Austin Grand Ballroom foyer)
7:00-9:00 pm    Dinner, Awards and Guest Speaker, Chairman Dan Huberty (Salon G)

Tuesday, February 28
7:30 – 8:30 am    Breakfast and Annual Meeting (Salon G)
9:00                    Take bus to the Capitol
9:30 – noon         Capitol Visits (details here)
12:30 pm             Meet legislator/staff for “to-go” lunch (details here)
2:00 pm               Done for the day!

Hotel Information:

Sleeping room information will be sent by email after your registration is complete.

Cancellations: All cancellations should be submitted in writing by completing this web form.  Cancellations received on or before Monday, January 30th will be refunded in full.  If received on Tuesday, January 31st to Friday, February 10th, refunded at 50%.  Those received on or after February 11th are not refundable.  If you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for full payment. Thank you for your understanding regarding our cancellation policy.


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