What You'll Get

 

 

Trend Coverage

Advances in the Texas infrastructure and discussions on how to maintain and grow

Movers & Shakers

Hear from experienced panelists on the industry’s history and trends

Deep Dive Discussions

Content for public sector officers and market professionals

Join the Industry in Texas

After years of exceptional growth, the Lone Star State now must focus on improving infrastructure to preserve the quality of life that attracted people in the first place. How can issuers meet the growing demand for first-rate infrastructure while maintaining Texas’ coveted low-tax culture?

Join more than 500 municipal finance professionals at The Bond Buyer's Texas Public Finance Conference to hear state and local official’s plans for tackling the challenges associated with their burgeoning populace.

 

Event Overview

Key Topics

 

Regulatory Trends

Financing Trends

Municipal Market State

Infrastructure Challenges

Advisory Board

 

 

Susan Bandy

Susan Bandy

Deputy Director - Resource Management Division, City of Houston

Gregg Bienstock

Gregg Bienstock

CEO & Co-Founder, Lumesis, Inc.

Dan Black

Dan Black

Senior Director, US Public Finance, Fitch Ratings

Dr. James Galbraith

Dr. James Galbraith

Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations and Professor of Government, University of Texas

Douglas R. Hartman

Douglas R. Hartman

Executive Director, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

 

Justin Land

Justin Land

Director of Tax Exempt Management, Wasmer, Schroeder & Company

Jeffrey Leuschel

Jeffrey Leuschel

Partner, McCall, Parkhurst & Horton L.L.P.

Paul S. Maco

Paul S. Maco

Partner, Bracewell

Leslie Norwood

Leslie Norwood

Managing Director & Associate General Counsel, SIFMA

Greg Pacifico

Greg Pacifico

Assistant Vice President, Build America Mutual

 

No Hinojosa

No Hinojosa

President & CEO, Estrada Hinojosa & Company, Inc.

Horatio Porter

Horatio Porter

Chief Financial Officer, North Texas Tollway Authority

Carroll Robinson

Carroll Robinson

Former Trustee, Houston Community College System;, Associate Professor, Texas Southern University

Georgia Sanchez

Georgia Sanchez

Assistant City Treasurer, City of Austin

Nick Sourbis

Nick Sourbis

Managing Director - Fixed Income Investor Relations, National Public Finance Guarantee Corporation

 

Rick Witte

Rick Witte

Partner, Andrews Kurth LLP

Schedule at a Glance

 

 

Monday, February 1

11:00 a.m. Golf Outing
3:00 p.m. Registration Opens
4:45 p.m. Keynote & General Sessions
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception

Tuesday, February 2

7:45 a.m. Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. Keynote & General Sessions
12:15 p.m. Lunch
2:00 p.m. Keynote & General Sessions
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, February 3

8:00 a.m. Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. Keynote & General Sessions
12:00 p.m. Conference Concludes


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Plan Your Stay

 

 

The Texas Public Finance Conference is located at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa, In Austin TX. A block of rooms has been reserved exclusively for conference attendees. Rooms will be available the nights of January 31 - February 3. Please make your reservations early as rooms will sell out. Click here for booking information.


FAQ

 

 

What is Texas Public Finance anyway?

The Texas Public Finance Conference will deliver an unparalleled level of content, industry experts and networking opportunities.

Who are the creators of the event?

The Texas Public Finance Conference is brought to you by SourceMedia, publishers of The Bond Buyer and a number of other financial services industry publications.

Who will attend?

State’s most influential public-sector finance officials, investors, bankers, lawyers, financial advisors, rating analysts, insurers and other finance professionals.

WHEN AND WHERE?

The Texas Public Finance conference will be held February 1-3, 2016 at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, TX.

HOW CAN I REGISTER TO ATTEND?

Want to talk to a real person? Call Vernesa Merdanovic at (212) 803-8393. Want to do it online? Click here.

WHOM DO I CONTACT ABOUT SPONSORSHIP?

For information about sponsoring or exhibiting at The Texas Public Finance Conference please contact Meghan Rath at (212) 803-6074 or Meghan.rath@sourcemedia.com.

WHOM DO I CONTACT ABOUT SPEAKING?

Please reach out to Jessica Yazujian at Jessica.yazujian@sourcemedia.com.

February 1-3, 2016, Austin, TX

 

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