Patrick Jankowski, the Partnership's Senior Vice President of Research, provides a monthly economic update on the current state of Houstonâs economy in the Economy Series. For this webinar, he willÂ explore demographics and their impacts on our economy. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. The Greater Houston Partnership offers digital programming providing the latest information and analysis on the crisis and its economic impact through teleconferences with local experts.
The Greater Houston Partnership's 2021 Annual Meeting features incoming chair Amy Chronis, Houston Managing Partner, Deloitte as she discusses Houstonâs opportunity to strengthen our position as a global city by building a strong, diverse 21st century economy focused on technology and innovation. Bob Harvey, Partnership President and CEO, will dive deeper into key elements of the Partnershipâs strategic initiatives designed to build a strong 21st century economy, offer Houstonians a great quality of life and ensure opportunity for all.Â Outgoing chair Bobby Tudor, Chairman, Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. LLC will also offer a look back at the organizationâs 2020 accomplishments and work to position Houston as the leader of the global energy transition.Â In addition to dynamic presentations discussing the Partnership's strategic priorities, Jamey Rootes, President of the Houston Texans, will present the Partnership's prestigious Robert C. McNair Civic Leadership Award, which recognizes a highly successful business leader who has also made outstanding civic and philanthropic contributions â advancing Houston as a leading global city with a great quality of life and opportunity for all. Meet the Chair Live Fireside Chat Immediately following the conclusion of Annual Meeting, Partnership leaders will continue the conversation with a live fireside chat between chair, Amy Chronis, and president and CEO, Bob Harvey. All Annual Meeting registrants will have access to this live broadcast. This special fireside conversation will dive deeper into the Partnership's strategic plan and how business leaders can engage in the organization's work. Have questions about the Partnership's efforts? Pre-submit your questions for Bob and Amy to firstname.lastname@example.org. Partnership Week Annual Meeting kicks off Partnership Week, a multi-day opportunity to learn more about the Partnershipâs work and how members can get involved in our efforts to make Houston even greater. For information on Partnership Week activities, click here.
Partnership Week continues with panel discussions featuring business leaders around topics critical to Houston'sÂ growth.Â Senior Partnership staff,Â board and industry leadersÂ will engage in conversations around theÂ Partnership's strategic priorities that support the advancement of Houston as a great global city. Panel discussions include:Â 11:10 a.m. -Â Race Equity. Leading through Action Courtney Johnson Rose, CEO, George E. Johnson Development Inc. Alex LÃ³pez Negrete, President and CEO, Lopez Negrete Communications Steve Stephens, President and CEO, Amegy Bank Moderator: LaTanya Flix,Â Senior Vice President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 11:55 a.m. - Building a Strong Diverse Economy George Gonzalez, Partner, Haynes & Boone Sandy Guitar, Managing Director, HX Venture Fund David Leebron, President, Rice University Moderator: Susan Davenport, Chief Economic Development Officer, Greater Houston Partnership 12:45 p.m. -Â Energy Transition: Houston's Evolution Uwem Ukpong, Executive Vice President, Regions, Alliances & Enterprise Sales, Baker Hughes Jonathan Cox, Managing Director & Global Co-Head of Oil & Gas Investment Banking, J.P. MorganÂ Emily Reichert, Chief Executive Officer of Greentown LabsÂ Moderator: Bobby Tudor,Â Chairman, Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. LLC 1:35 p.m. -Â Digital Transformation. Houston's New Frontier Peter Beard, Senior Vice President, Regional Workforce Development, Greater Houston Partnership Werner Schaefer, VP, Sales and Marketing Group and General Manager, Network and Comm Sales, Intel Moderator: Amy Chronis, 2021 Partnership Chair, Houston Managing Partner, Deloitte Please check back for further details and confirmed speakers. Have questions about these topics and the Partnership's work? We encourage participants to pre-submit questions to our panelists by emailing email@example.com.Â Partnership Week This event is a part of Partnership Week, a multi-day opportunity to learn more about the Partnershipâs work and how members can get involved in our efforts to make Houston even greater. For more information about Partnership Week activities, click here.Â