The 2018 Texas Press Association Midwinter Conference and Trade Show is set Jan. 18-20 at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center in Galveston.
The annual event includes a line-up of outstanding speakers, a round table discussion and idea exchange, legislative update and a 50-booth trade show giving members the perfect opportunity to meet face-to-face with exhibitors providing goods and services for newspapers. Highlight of the annual event is the Texas Newspaper Foundation’s Hall of Fame Award banquet when outstanding leaders in community journalism are honored.
Newspapers that have subscribed to and run the TexSCAN program for the past calendar year will receive one complimentary registration, including meals and hotel accommodations covering the nights of Thursday, Jan. 18, and Friday, Jan. 19.
For non-TexSCAN participating members, the TPA sleeping room rate is $124 per night and reservations must be made by calling Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center, Galveston, at 888-388-8484 or 409-741-8484 by Jan. 3.
Registration forms are available online on the convention page: http://texaspress.com/midwinter-conference. Members have the option of registering online or downloading a form to fill out and fax or mail to TPA with payment.
Trade show booths are still available by contacting TPA Membership Director Ed Sterling at 512-477-6755.