Legislative Day - March 5-6

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Name: Legislative Day - March 5-6
Date: March 5, 2019 - March 6, 2019
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:
Legislative Day provides Richardson residents and businesspeople with the opportunity to visit the state capitol and better understand the legislative process. Participants network with community leaders, hear from local representatives and key state officials, attend committee hearings and visit various legislators. Whether you are heavily involved in politics or just have a basic understanding, Legislative Day is a great opportunity to represent our community in Austin.

Deadline for registration: Tuesday, February 22, 2019

Agenda:

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
  • 1:30 p.m. - Texas Association of Business Briefings
    • Speakers:
      • Lisa Craven, Deputy Comptroller/Chief of Staff, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
      • Chairman Kelly Hancock, Chair of the Senate Business & Commerce Committee, Vice Chair of Senate Transportation Committee
      • Dale Craymer, President, Texas Taxpayers & Research Association
      • Government Affairs Director of the Texas Association of Business
  • 5:30 p.m.  - Delegate Reception and Dinner (Moonshine Patio Bar and Grill, Patio and Nook), Speaker:  TBA
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
  • 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. - Breakfast Briefings (Capitol Grill in the State Capitol)
    • Speakers:
      • Chairman Angie Chen Button,Chair of the House Urban Affairs Committee, seat on the House Higher Education Committe
      • Chairman Dan Huberty, Chair of the House Public Education Committee
      • Chairman Jeff Leach, Chair of the House Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee, seat on the House Redistricting Committee
      • Speaker Dennis Bonnen
      • Rep. Ana Maria Ramos, seats on the House Natural Resources and Defense & Veterans’ Affairs committee
  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. - Visit Legislator’s Offices OR
  • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. - Visit House Session – House Gallery – 3rd Floor – West
    • TBD - Reading of the House Resolution by Representatives Button and Leach (House Gallery, 3rd Floor, West)
  • 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. - Delegation Lunch (Austin Club, 110 East 9th St., Austin 78701, Medallion Room), Speaker: Texas Education Agency Commissioner Michael Morath

Sponsorships available!

Presenting Sponsor - $2,500
Limit: 1 presenting sponsor. Includes:
  • Recognition on event emails
  • Recognition on RCC website
  • Recognition at legislative delegation events and meetings
  • Inclusion in event press releases, articles and other media
  • Acknowledgement at pre-dinner reception
  • Seat at table with legislators during dinner and lunch
  • Introduction of guest speakers and legislators at dinner
  • Registration for 1 person
Event Sponsor - $1,000  SOLD OUT
Limit: 5 event sponsors. Includes:
  • Recognition on event emails
  • Recognition on RCC website
  • Recognition at legislative delegation events and meetings
  • Inclusion in event press releases, articles and other media
  • Acknowledgement at pre-dinner reception
  • Registration for 1 person
Delegation Dinner and Reception Sponsor - $850
Limit: 4 dinner/reception sponsors. Includes:
  • Recognition on event emails
  • Recognition on RCC website
  • Recognition at legislative delegation events and meetings
  • Inclusion in event press releases, articles and other media
  • Acknowledgement at pre-dinner reception
Delegation Lunch Sponsor - $500
Includes:
  • Recognition on event emails
  • Recognition on RCC website
  • Recognition at legislative delegation events and meetings
  • Inclusion in event press releases, articles and other media
Breakfast Briefing Sponsor - $250
Includes:
  • Recognition on event emails
  • Recognition on RCC website
Event Sponsors:

Event Sponsors

Dinner and Reception Sponsors

Luncheon Sponsors

Breakfast Briefing Sponsors

Location:
Check-in begins at the host hotel in Downtown Austin:
The Driskill
604 Brazos St
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-439-1234 or 800-233-1234
Contact Molly Ulmer at molly@richardsonchamber.com for the hotel discount code.
Deadline to receive group rate is: Feb. 5, 2019
Date/Time Information:
March 5 - 6, 2019
Contact Information:
Molly Ulmer, 972-792-2811 (direct)
Fees/Admission:
RCC members: $195
Non-members: $295
Sponsorships are also available.


Participants are responsible for their own travel and hotel expenses.
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