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TLA Officer Governance Training and Workshop

July 10 - 12, Austin, Texas

TLA 2024-2025 standing committee chairs and vice-chairs; and all unit officers should attend the TLA Officer Governance Training and Workshop (formerly known as Annual Assembly).

Whether you are brand new to serving in a TLA leadership role or you are a seasoned officer, you will learn something new and be better prepared for the coming year. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with other TLA volunteer leaders, brainstorm ideas for the coming year, and get all of your TLA questions answered!

Location: UT Commons Conference Center & Café, 2901 Read Granberry Trail, Austin, TX 78758.

Registration Cost: $79  Deadline to register for the workshop is Monday, July 8.

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Hotel: Lone Star Court, 10901 Domain Dr., Austin, TX 78758

Please Note: The TLA room block at the Lone Start Court is sold out on the 9th and 11th with limited rooms available on the 10th.

Hotel Rate: $169/night – Check Availability

There are other hotels near the meeting location at the UT Commons Conference Center:

Schedule
Wednesday, July 10
8:00am – 5:00pm Registration
8:00 – 9:00am Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00 am Opening General Session
10:00 – 10:30am Networking Break with Exhibitors
10:30 – 11:00am TLA Roadmap:2024-2025 Strategic Vision
11:00am – 12:00pm Broadening Your Advocacy, A Volunteer Leader’s Perspective
12:00 – 12:45pm Networking Lunch with Exhibitors
12:45- 1:30pm TLA Leadership Blueprint: Essential Roles & Responsibilities
1:30 – 2:15pm Mastering Unit/Committee Finances: Practical Tools for Success
2:15 – 2:45pm Networking Break with Exhibitors
2:45 – 3:25pm Navigating TLA’s Communication Toolbox for Productivity
3:30 – 4:30pm Council I
4:30 – 5:30pm Networking Reception with Exhibitors (dinner on your own)
Thursday, July 11
8:00am – 5:00pm Registration
8:00 – 9:00am Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00am Membership Momentum: Strategies for Dynamic Engagement & Growth (New Officers)
Building Resilient Leadership: Navigating Challenges in Long-Term Volunteer Engagement (Experienced Officers)
10:00 – 10:30am Networking Break with Exhibitors
10:30 – 11:45am
(concurrent sessions)
Plan Your District Fall Meeting: A Guided Workshop Part 1
Demystifying the Councilor Role: Understanding Your Impact in TLA Governance
Standing Committee Chair Orientation
11:45am – 12:45pm Networking Lunch with Exhibitors
1:00 – 2:30pm
(concurrent sessions)
Plan Your District Meeting: A Guided Workshop Part 2
Officer Tools & Resources Speed Dating
2:30 – 3:00pm Networking Break with Exhibitors
3:00 – 4:00pm Library Renaissance, Quest for Renewal: TLA 2025 Conference Planning
4:00 – 5:00pm Open time for Unit/Committee meetings
5:00pm Adjourn (dinner on your own)
Friday, July 12
8:00 – 11:30am Registration
9:00 – 9:00am Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00am Council II
10:00 – 10:30am Networking Break
10:30 – 11:30am Closing Speaker
11:30am Adjourn
IN-CONJUNCTION MEETINGS
Wednesday, July 10
9:30- 10:30am Bylaws Committee Meeting
10:30am – 2:30pm TLA 2025 Conference Planning Committee Meeting
11:00am – 5:00pm Texas Bluebonnet Award Selection Committee Meeting
1:00 – 3:30pm TLA Executive Board Roles & Responsibilities Workshop
Thursday, July 11
9:30am – 5:00pm Texas Bluebonnet Award Selection Committee Meeting
9:00am – 4:30pm TLA 2025 Conference Planning Committee Meeting
1:00 – 5:00pm TLA Executive Board Meeting
Friday, July 12
8:30 – 9:30am Bylaws II Committee Meeting
10:00am – 3:00pm Reading List Summit (by invitation only, separate registration required)

Thank you to our sponsors!