Registration Opens:Saturday, February 1st, 2020
Registration Close: Tuesday, November 10th, 2020
Workshop Date: Nov 13th, 2020
Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Venue: Doubletree Hotel
Location: 8181 Airport Blvd , Houston, TX
The Economic Development Sales Tax Workshop are designed specifically for EDC Board Members and local elected officials and include information about economic and community development in general, and changes to the Economic Development Sales Tax Law.
The workshops will include a discussion of changes to the Economic Development Sales Tax law that occurred during the 86th session of the Texas Legislature. Workshop attendees will receive Open Meetings Act and Public Information Act certification as a part of this course.
Attendees of the Economic Development Sales Tax Workshop will be provided training materials, a light breakfast, and lunch.
The TEDC's discounted room block rate at the Doubletree is currently $115.00/night plus tax. There are limited number of rooms available in the TEDC's room block. The room block rate will expire on October 29, 2020.
All registrations are to be made online. Registrations will not be accepted by mail, email, telephone or fax. Payments in advance are encouraged, unless specified to be paid prior to the event. Invoices are required to be paid within 30 days following the event. Payments may be made in the form of check or online via credit card. Purchase orders will not be accepted as a form of payment.
All cancellations must be received in writing via email to TEDC staff. Cancellations received in writing on or before (10 business days), and which payment has been received, will be refunded via check following the event. All refunds will be charged a $35.00 administration cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after (10 business days). A registrant who does not submit a written cancellation or attend the event, is considered a No-Show and is not eligible for a refund. A registrant who does not submit a written notice of cancellation or attend the event is still responsible for the registration fee.