The 2013 Bernard and Audre Rapoport State Conference convened on August 9, 2013 at the Sheraton Austin – Capitol. Conference panels examined the 83rd legislative session and explored current open government issues in higher education. For the complete agenda, click here.
Location: Sheraton Austin – Capitol, 701 E. 11th St., Austin, Texas 78701
Date: Friday, August 9, 2013
Time: 8:45 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Fee: Registration (conference + luncheon), $125; Registration (luncheon only), $85
Luncheon keynote speaker
Sen. Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo
Rep. Giovanni Capriglione, R-Southlake
Tom “Smitty” Smith, Texas Director, Public Citizen
Laura Prather, First Amendment attorney, Haynes & Boone, LLP
Reeve Hamilton, Texas Tribune
James Drew, The Dallas Morning News
Craig McDonald, Texans for Public Justice
Brian Collister, KTRK-TV
Jim Vertuno, Associated Press