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August 27 – 30, 2017 | Hyatt Regency Hotel | Austin, TX

Schedule

Set against the backdrop of Austin’s vibrant music and technology scene, the #Tech2Empower TCFV statewide conference is a fresh look at leveraging technology to build community, strengthen services, and tell the story of the Texas family violence movement.

Learn from state and national experts about the intersections between technology and family violence. Connect with passionate professionals. Enhance your skills and walk away with new strategies to apply in your communities.  

Sunday, August 27, 2017

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Special Event  

Monday, August 28, 2017

8:00 am – 5:00 pm iLounge  
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration  
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast  
9:00 am – 10:30 am Opening & Plenary 1  
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break  
10:45 am – 12:00 pm Mini Plenary 1 Beth Ziesenis
How DO They Do That? Secret Tech Weapons for Advocacy Professionals
10:45 am – 12:00 pm Mini Plenary 2 Dr. Raphael Travis
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch on Your Own  
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Session 1 Anna Gonzalez
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Session 2 Dr. Raphael Travis
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Session 3 Jennifer Morrison
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Session 4  
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break  
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm Session 5  
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm Session 6 Catherine Johnson
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm Session 7  
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm Session 8  
4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Break  
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Session 9  
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Session 10  
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Session 11  
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Session 12  

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

8:00 am – 5:00 pm ILounge  
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration  
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast  
9:00 am – 10:00 am Plenary 2 Dale Hansen
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break  
10:15 am – 11:30 am Mini Plenary 3  
10:15 am – 11:30 am Mini Plenary 4  
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch on Your Own  
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Session 13 Josué Guillén
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Session 14  
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Session 15  
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Session 16  
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm Break  
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Session 17  
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Session 18  
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Session 19  
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Session 20  
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Lone Star River Cruise with Dinner Boarding begins at 6:30 pm.
Boat departs at 7:00 pm.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

8:00 am – 2:00 pm iLounge  
8:00 am – 2:00 pm Registration  
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast  
9:00 am – 10:15 am Deep Dive A1 David Mandel
9:00 am – 10:15 am Deep Dive B1  
9:00 am – 10:15 am Deep Dive C1  
9:00 am – 10:15 am Deep Dive D1  
10:15 am – 10:30 am Break  
10:30 am – 11:45 am Deep Dive A2 David Mandel
10:30 am – 11:45 am Deep Dive B2  
10:30 am – 11:45 am Deep Dive C2  
10:30 am – 11:45 am Deep Dive D2  
11:45 am – 12:00 pm Break  
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Luncheon & Plenary 3  
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Closing  

Registration

Register Now

Full Conference

For admission to all sessions and included meals on each day of August 28, 29, and 30.

Early Registration Rates (ends May 15, 2017)
$225: TCFV Member
$275: Non-member

Regular Registration Rates (starts May 16, 2017)
$270: TCFV Member
$320: Non-member

One Day Only

For admission to all sessions and included meals on ONE day of either August 28, 29, or 30.

Rate
$165: TCFV Member or Non-Member

Events

Available with any conference registration.

Lone Star River Cruise with Dinner
$15: TCFV Member
$25: Non-Member

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations received by August 6, 2017 will receive a refund, minus a $25 processing fee. Cancellations after this date are non-refundable.

Lodging

Hyatt Regency Austin HotelHyatt_Regency_Riverview_Room
208 Barton Springs Rd | Austin, TX 78704

Reserve Your Lodging Now

  • Participants must reserve and pay for their own rooms.
  • Block rate is available for the nights of August 27, 28, and 29.
  • Rates start at $135 per night.
  • Rates are available until August 6, 2017.

Hotel Parking

  • Overnight Self-Parking:
    $10 within block rate
    $24 regular rate
  • Daily Self-Parking:
    0-5 hours – $5.00 per hour
    5 + hours – $24.00
  • Overnight Valet: $32.00
  • Daily Valet Parking: $19.00 with no in/out privileges

Transportation

The closest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

  • Airport Super Shuttle:
    Transfer from the airport to the hotel is $14 per person. Reservations are not required for transport from the airport to the hotel, but advance pickup arrangements must be secured to travel from the hotel to the airport. Please call 512-258-3826 or contact the concierge to arrange a pickup.
  • Taxi:
    Taxi transportation to and from Hyatt Regency Austin is approximately $20 – $27 for one passenger.
  • Car Rental:
    If you didn’t rent a car from the airport, no worries! Numerous rental companies offer complimentary delivery of rental vehicles to the hotel. Please contact the concierge for more information.

 

Events

Lone Star River Cruise with Dinner

TCFV’s work is powered by members! Join us for our member appreciation event and cruise down the Colorado River. Enjoy drinks, dinner and the downtown skyline. As the sun sets, appreciate a truly Austin experience as the largest urban bat colony in North America makes their evening emergence from South Congress Bridge.

Tuesday, August 28 at sunset
$15 for TCFV Members
$25 for Non-members

  • Price includes dinner.
  • Boarding begins at 6:30 pm and boat departs at 7:00 pm.
  • Dock is very close to the hotel and details are located here.

Keynotes

TBA

Contact

Conference or educational sessions:

Maria Angelelli
Director of Support to Service Providers
512-685-6225

Registration or lodging:

Crystal Tabony
Administrative Specialist
512-685-6311