Maintain Houston’s leadership as the Global Energy Capital and focus on Energy 2.0
Advance Houston’s innovation ecosystem strategy
Position Houston as a top five headquarters market and America's Headquarters City
Affirm and advance Houston’s image as a great global city and the Gateway to the Americas
The Regional Economic Development Advisory Committee includes a number of Committees tasked with specific goals around key industries. These Committees include Digital Tech Attraction, Energy Industry, Headquarters, Manufacturing & Logistics, Real Estate and Life Sciences. Learn more about the directives of the individual Committees below.
Charged with positioning Houston as a global leader and Third Coast for life sciences, the Life Sciences Committee is comprised of top-level executives in the industry sector and is dedicated to identifying, recruiting and retaining Life Sciences companies within the greater Houston region.
To advance Houston as a top five HQ market and Americas HQ City, the Headquarters (HQ) Recruitment Committee, comprised of leaders in HQ offices as well as regional real estate and banking experts, focuses on the regional growth and development of HQ opportunities, both domestic and international, throughout the region.
Committed to fostering Houston’s growing innovation ecosystem and technology workforce, the Digital Tech Attraction Committee works to identify, initiate and support the recruitment of digital technology companies to greater Houston. Comprised of CEOs of regional technology companies, this Committee’s overarching mission is to position Houston as a center of innovation across its many industries.