TACA 2020 Short Course

Thursday, February 27, 2020 8:00 AM -
Friday, February 28, 2020 12:00 PM (Central Time)

The George - 180 Century Court, College Station, TX 77840

Join us for this day and a half event at The George in College Station, TX!
Short Course has two mornings of industry expert speakers to bring you up-to-date on all things business in Texas. Topics to include: economic outlook with keynote speaker Dr. Mark Dotzour, Reconstruction of IH-45 in Houston by Texas Department of Transportation, Texas demographic trends, residential growth and development projections and much more.

Short Course is not "short" on networking opportunities with activities planned on the afternoon of the first day - NEW! bowling tournament and sporting clay tournament.  Continue your networking at the reception that evening. We look forward to seeing you at this event.

Who Should Attend
This course is designed for employees in sales, quality control, and operations of concrete, aggregate and cement companies. Attendees will learn the latest developments and issues from industry experts, plus gain access to exclusive networking opportunities.

Registration Fees
Short Course Fee includes: two breakfasts, lunch, reception with drinks and hors d'oeuvres, and entry to speaker sessions.
Early (until after Feb 7) $250
Late (Feb 8-Feb 28) $275
**Please note: If you purchased a sponsorship that came with a complimentary short course registration, please register and enter the promo code on the payment page.  The promo code is issued when you sign up for a sponsorship.

Afternoon Activities
NEW! Bowling Tournament includes lane fee, shoe rental, and drinks. Weather NOT permitting! 
(WITH the purchase of a short course fee)
Fee: $75

Sporting Clay Tournament includes stations with 100 targets, ammo (12 or 20 gauge), sodas and water. Bring your own shotgun.
(WITH the purchase of a short course fee)
Fee: $125

NEW! Bowling Tournament ONLY includes lane fee, shoe rental, drinks, and reception at hotel following the activities. Weather NOT permitting!
(WITHOUT the purchase of a short course fee)
Early (until after Feb 7) $100
Late (Feb 8-Feb 28) $125

Sporting Clay Tournament ONLY includes stations with 100 targets, ammo (12 or 20 gauge), sodas, water, and reception at hotel following the activities. Bring your own shotgun.
(WITHOUT the purchase of a short course fee)
Early (until after Feb 7) $175
Late (Feb 8-Feb 28) $200

Sponsorship Opportunities
Don't miss the first chance to have your organization's name marketed with the Short Course event. With inclusion in our extensive e-blast campaign, the event website, registration and all outreach, you can maximize the sponsorship benefits by getting on board early.
If you have questions, or are interested in a customized package, please email taca@iemshows.com or call 512-638-0937 to reserve your sponsorship.

Hotel Information
**Please Note: Hotel reservations are separate from short course registration. Reservations are made through the hotel online or by phone.
Book your rooms at TACA’s special rate of $129/night at The George.
Reservations requested after the cut-off date of February 7, 2020 will be accepted on a guestroom and rate availability basis.

Online Reservations
Go to The George hotel's website at www.thegeorgetexas.com.
Click the "Reservations" button in the top right-hand corner of the page.
Select the your arrival and departure date and Promo Type- GROUP/BLOCK.
Enter Group/Block Code: TAACASC176.
Once the code and dates have been entered, all of the rooms available within the block will show up.

Call-In Reservations
You may also call reservations at 844-599-3871 (The George) and reference the group code or name to book your room if you prefer this method.

Check-in is 3:00 p.m.
Check-out is 12:00 p.m.

Self-parking is complimentary.


For Non-members

Agenda Updated 2/13

Group Code: TAACASC176

Contact Information

Registration Questions 512-451-5100
Sponsorship Questions 512-638-0937
Email Us
Payment Instructions
Acceptable Forms of Payment
-Credit Cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express)
Short Course Registration
Mail checks to:
TACA - P.O. Box 459, Round Rock, TX 78680-0459
Sponsorship Payments
Mail checks (preferred) to:
IEM, LP - 5508 Hwy 290 West, Suite 208, Austin, TX 78735