The Texas Tribune Festival 2017
09/22/2017 - 09/23/2017
The Texas Tribune Festival will return to the University of Texas at Austin this fall!
The annual Festival brings together some of the biggest names in politics and public policy to explore and discuss the state’s and nation’s most pressing issues.
Learn more: https://www.texastribune.org/festival/
Location: Austin, United States
Starts: 09/22/2017 - 12:00 am
Ends: 09/23/2017 - 11:59 pm
Improving Population Health: Now, Across People's Lives, and Across Generations to Come
10/02/2017 - 10/03/2017
You are invited to the third in a series of annual meetings aimed at connecting population health scientists from diverse disciplines. These conferences are designed to highlight research and projects aimed at improving population health and fostering a Culture of Health in the U.S. This will take innovative partnerships between researchers and stakeholders in different institutional settings from multiple disciplinary backgrounds. Connecting researchers and stakeholders from disparate disciplines to better understand the multiple determinants of health and health disparities can generate new knowledge to advance population health. The conference, Improving Population Health: Now, Across People’s Lives, and Across Generations to Come, will bring together a wide array of population health experts who will discuss several important issues in the field.
Learn more: http://ipsr.ku.edu/pophealth/
Location: 1900 University Avenue, Austin, TX, 78705, United States
Starts: 10/02/2017 - 12:00 am
Ends: 10/03/2017 - 11:59 pm
2017 Partners in Prevention Conference
10/03/2017 - 10/05/2017
Get ready to join colleagues in San Antonio for the 2017 Partners in Prevention Conference - the largest annual gathering of prevention and early intervention professionals in Texas. Now in its 17th year, PIP is an education and networking event for parent educators, youth service providers, civic leaders, policy advocates, researchers and others with a professional interest in child and family well-being, youth development and juvenile justice.
Our 2017 theme - Mission Possible: Stronger Families and Communities - embodies both the goal and the spirit of the many individuals and organizations working together to reduce child abuse, enhance school readiness, improve social-emotional and physical health and strengthen communities.
Learn more: https://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Prevention_and_Early_Intervention/PIP_Conference/
Location: 111 E. Pecan Street , San Antonio, TX, United States
Starts: 10/03/2017 - 12:00 am
Ends: 10/05/2017 - 11:59 pm
Investing in America's Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers
10/04/2017 - 10/06/2017
Join us for a national discussion on strengthening America’s workforce. This conference aims to connect businesses, government agencies, nonprofits, financial institutions, academics and philanthropic organizations to:
• Reframe workforce development efforts as investments, not just social services
• Attract new resources and leverage existing funding sources
• Improve economic mobility and impact for workers
Investing in America’s Workforce is a Federal Reserve System initiative in collaboration with the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University, the Ray Marshall Center of the Lyndon B. Johnson School at the University of Texas and the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
Learn more: https://www.investinwork.org/conference
Location: AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center, 1900 University Ave, Austin, TX 78705, USA
Starts: 10/04/2017 - 12:00 am
Ends: 10/06/2017 - 11:59 pm
2017 Legacy Luncheon
10/12/2017 - 10/12/2017
The Center for Public Policy Priorities is proud to honor former Houston Mayor Bill White as our 2017 Texas Legacy. White joins a distinguished line of men and women who have committed their lives and careers to improving Texas through public policy and public service. We invite you to help us celebrate White's contributions to Texas at our annual Legacy Luncheon!
2017 Legacy Luncheon
Thursday, October 12
JW Marriott Hotel in Austin, TX
11:30am - 1:00pm
Learn more: https://forabettertexas.org/legacy.html
Location: 110 East 2nd Street, Austin, TX, 78701, United States
Starts: 10/12/2017 - 11:30 am
Ends: 10/12/2017 - 1:00 pm