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State of Education

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Omni Houston Hotel 4 Riverway Houston, TX 77056

Save to Calendar 2021-10-12 09:30:00 2021-10-12 13:30:00 State of Education The Greater Houston Partnership will host the third annual State of Education on Tuesday, October 12 featuring a fireside chat conversation with David Leebron, President of Rice University and Partnership President and CEO Bob Harvey.    Prior to the keynote luncheon, a morning panel discussion will explore the outlook for public education in Region 4, which represents more than 1.1 million Houston-area students. Panelists include:  HD Chambers, Superintendent, Alief Independent School District  Jennifer Blaine, Ed.D., Superintendent, Spring Branch Independent School District   The State of Education demonstrates the Partnership's efforts to advance high quality education and advance opportunity for all. Through these conversations with leaders in education, attendees will hear how a strong education system contributes to the long-term success of our young people, increases equity, and is intrinsically tied to Houston’s ability to remain competitive with a talented workforce.   Health and Safety Notice  The Greater Houston Partnership looks forward to welcoming our members and the business community at large back to in-person events. As we return to gathering in person, we are committed to keeping you informed on our protocols to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all.  The Partnership now requires all in-person event attendees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have received a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to attending an event. We will also continue our policy of requiring attendees and staff to wear face masks at all meetings and events, except while eating or drinking.  The Partnership continues to encourage Houstonians to get vaccinated and follow health and safety guidance to reduce the continued transmission of COVID-19 in our community. We will notify our members when these guidelines are modified. Omni Houston Hotel 4 Riverway, Houston, TX, 77056 Houston.org ghp@houston.org America/Chicago public
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About this Event

The Greater Houston Partnership will host the third annual State of Education on Tuesday, October 12 featuring a fireside chat conversation with David Leebron, President of Rice University and Partnership President and CEO Bob Harvey. 
 
Prior to the keynote luncheon, a morning panel discussion will explore the outlook for public education in Region 4, which represents more than 1.1 million Houston-area students. Panelists include: 

  • HD Chambers, Superintendent, Alief Independent School District 
  • Jennifer Blaine, Ed.D., Superintendent, Spring Branch Independent School District

 
The State of Education demonstrates the Partnership's efforts to advance high quality education and advance opportunity for all. Through these conversations with leaders in education, attendees will hear how a strong education system contributes to the long-term success of our young people, increases equity, and is intrinsically tied to Houston’s ability to remain competitive with a talented workforce.
 

Health and Safety Notice 

The Greater Houston Partnership looks forward to welcoming our members and the business community at large back to in-person events. As we return to gathering in person, we are committed to keeping you informed on our protocols to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all. 

The Partnership now requires all in-person event attendees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have received a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to attending an event. We will also continue our policy of requiring attendees and staff to wear face masks at all meetings and events, except while eating or drinking. 

The Partnership continues to encourage Houstonians to get vaccinated and follow health and safety guidance to reduce the continued transmission of COVID-19 in our community. We will notify our members when these guidelines are modified.

Tickets

Individual
Members
$185

Non-Members
$245

School District
$145

 

 

 

Business Expo
$500 (includes booth and two tickets to panel and luncheon)

No refunds after October 7, 2021.

Table Registration Form

Tables of Ten

Table Registration Form

Members Table of 10
$1,600

Non-Members Table of 10
$2,000

No refunds after October 7, 2021.

Have Questions?

Contact Elaine Blanco

eblanco@houston.org

Interested in Sponsorship?

Contact Terry Leibowitz

tleibowitz@houston.org
7138443644

Agenda

Registration and Networking
9:30 AM
Panel Discussion & Audience Q&A
10:20 AM
Expo
11:15 AM
Main Program, Keynote Discussion & Fireside Chat
12:35 PM

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Open to

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Non-members

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