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2019  Executive Directors’ Conference


February 12 – 13, 2019
Capitol Day | February 14

DoubleTree by Hilton
Austin, TX



2019 Registration Rates:

Early Registration | ends January 13, 2019
TCFV or TAASA Member | $195
Non-Member | $215

Regular Registration | after January 13, 2019
TCFV or TAASA Member | $210
Non-Member | $230

Multiple Ticket Discount
$150 per ticket when you register three (3) or more staff from the same program

Cancellations and Refunds
Cancellations received by February 4th, 2019 will receive a refund, minus a 25% processing fee. Cancellations after this date are non-refundable. 

Register Now!




Tuesday | February 12 

10:00 am

Registration Opens

10:00 am – 12:30 PM

New ED Roundtable | Brunch Served

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Opening Welcome & Plenary I


2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Breakout Session I


4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

TCFV Membership Event


Wednesday | February 13 

8:30 am

Exhibit Hall Open

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Plenary 2


10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Breakout Session II


12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch Panel Discussion


1:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Lunch Panel Discussion


3:15 pm – 5:00 pm

Recognition | Keynote | Closing Remarks 

5:00 pm – 6:15 pm




Art Markman, PhD is the Anabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin and Founding Director of the Program in the Human Dimensions of Organizations. He has written over 150 papers on topics including reasoning, decision making, and motivation. Art brings insights from cognitive science to a broader audience through his blogs at Psychology Today and Fast Company as well as his radio show/podcast Two Guys on Your Head produced by KUT. He is the author of several books including Smart Thinking, Smart Change, and Brain Briefs. His next book–Bring Your Brain to Work–will be published in June, 2019.



SaulPaul, the “Musician with a Message,” is known throughout the world for entertaining and educating a variety of audiences. After being named 2017 Austinite of the Year, SaulPaul began 2018 with his song Rise (Remix) topping the charts and becoming one of the #1 songs on Sirius XM radio. His book Dream in 3D has influenced nearly a million audience members through his work. His universally accessible story of tragedy to triumph continues to reach many through the film Tower to Tower. He has shared his story and his music at two TEDx Talks, Google HQ, the last 5 Super Bowls and the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. He uses his platform to promote social good and serve as a youth advocate.



DoubleTree by Hilton
6505 N Interstate 35
Austin, TX 78752

Reserve Your Lodging Now
Hotel rate is open until January 13, 2019 or until block is full, whichever comes first.

Attendees may also call the DoubleTree and book over the phone.
Call 1-800-866-3126, use the code FAM to receive block rate.


Conference Details:
Johanna Moya-Fabregas
Training Coordinator
512 – 628 – 4590

Lodging Questions:
Anoush Crane