SOME PANELS FROM OUR 2016 EVENT

The State of the States

The State of the States

The State of the States

An introduction and overview discussion of the state of the States
Right to Succeed

Right to Succeed

Right to Succeed

How integrated workforce development programs and right-to-work legislation ensure sustainability

panelists

Susan Arledge
moderator
Debra Lyons
Deborah Carter
Tom Gray
Powering Tomorrow

Powering Tomorrow

Powering Tomorrow

How marrying traditional energy sectors with renewables and new energy tech are vital to powering tomorrow’s economies

panelists

Brad Stutzman
David Dismukes
Innovation is Prosperity

Innovation is Prosperity

Innovation is Prosperity

Session introduced by a Keynote address from a Futurist

keynote speaker

Rebecca Ryan
Future Fortune 500s

Future Fortune 500s

Developing the Future Fortune 500s

A panel of senior executives from SMEs who will speak frankly about what support they look for to grow their businesses.

panelists

Rebecca Rayn
moderator
Ingrid Miller
Lauren Thompson Miller
Erik Huddleston
Bill Ogle
Open Borders

Open Borders

Open Borders

Speakers from a mix of international companies who are based in Texas and surrounding States will discuss The Foreign Direct Investment Imperative.

panelists

Andreas Dressler
moderator
Beam Me Up

Beam Me Up

Beam Me Up

Why the Aviation Aerospace industries will continue to soar

panelists

Ali Velshi
moderator
John Brown
Ed Ludeen
The Next 25 Years

The Next 25 Years

The Next 25 Years

Forecasting the next quarter century for America’s most dynamic economies - Urban Revitalization and the Global Perception of Cities

panelists

Ali Velshi
moderator
Urban Revitalization

Urban Revitalization

Urban Revitalization

Session will look at the imperative of developing a vibrant city center, including a great restaurant scene, to create the perfect life-work balance critical to attracting top talent.

panelists

Lacey Beasley
Ken McCarthy
Minoli Ratnatunga
Consultants Roundtable

Consultants Roundtable

Consultants Roundtable

A roundtable discussion from top consultants.

panelists

Steve Weitzner
moderator