119TH ANNUAL MEETING & EXPO SCHEDULE

APRIL 26-28, 2017 // MOODY GARDENS, GALVESTON, TX

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

7am shuttle from Moody Gardens to course

Shotgun Start: 8 am - noon

Golf Scramble @ Moody Gardens Course NEW TIME!

 

Arrive 8 - 8:45 am, 9 am start

Sporting Clays @ Texas City Municipal Shooting NEW TIME!

Noon - 4 pm

Exhibitor set up

 

4 - 6 pm

Opening Reception in Expo

The Expo Poker Run starts this evening! Visit each booth for a playing card. When you have a winning hand, head to The Nay Company at Booth #5 to exchange for tickets to enter the $100 drawings on Thursday. View full Expo Poker Run rules here.

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

8-10 am

Breakfast in Expo

 

10-10:45 am

TDA Commissioner Sid Miller

Sid Miller is an eighth generation farmer and rancher and the 12th Commissioner of Agriculture for the great state of Texas. Commissioner Miller has devoted his life to the agriculture industry, and supporting Texas producers and the communities they call home. He is a businessman, rancher, community leader, former ag teacher and former school board member.

10:45-11:15 am

Snack Break in Expo 

 

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Regulatory Compliance by Chris Pepper, Winstead PC

 

12:15 - 1:15 pm

Lunch in Expo

 

1:00 PM

Poker Run Drawing #1

Visit the Dealer, The Nay Company at Booth #5 to redeem tickets. Must be present to win one of two $100 gift cards. See Rules Here.

1:15 - 2:15 pm

FSMA PCQI Panel led by AFIA

 

2:15 - 2:30 pm

Open Expo Time

 

2:30 - 3:30 pm

Pat McGann

Comedian Pat McGann appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2014 & 2015.  His comedy album "Sounds Good" can be heard on Sirius XM radio.  Pat is a regular at comedy festivals such as "Laugh Fest", "Lucille Ball Comedy Festival" & "The Great American Comedy Festival". 

Pat is the creator & host of the Emmy nominated "The Chicago Stand Up Project". In 2016, Pat made his network acting debut in NBC's "Chicago PD".  He can currently be seen in a Frosted Flakes national commercial with Tony the Tiger!

3:30 - 4:15 pm

Snack Break in Expo

 

4:00 PM

Poker Run Drawing #2 

Visit the Dealer, The Nay Company at Booth #5 to redeem tickets. Must be present to win one of two $100 gift cards. See Rules Here.

4:15 - 5 pm

Electronic Logging Device Forum led by Texas Trucking Alliance

 

5 - 5:45 pm

Scoular Happy Hour in Moody Gardens' private bar near the hotel front desk

5:30 PM

Shuttle starts to The Colonel River Boat (5 min shuttle or 5 min walk)

Bring your poker face and name badge.

 

6 - 9 pm

Casino Night on The Colonel River Boat

Dinner, Drinks and Gambling! Enjoy an evening of networking as we cruise around Galveston Island. Grand prizes of $500, $300 and $200 will be awarded at the end of the night before docking.

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8:30 PM

Lone Star Award Presentation on board The Colonel

 

Friday, April 28, 2017

8 - 10 am

Breakfast in Expo

 

9 -10 am

Business Meeting, Outgoing Board Members presentation, Emerging Leaders Program Awards

 

11:00 AM

Expo Closes

 


Please note: times and speakers are subject to change.

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