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Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming Winter 2021 Houston Events…

by | Jan 21, 2021 | Community Circle

As trusted business advisors, we enjoy working with you to co-create ideas and co-develop innovative solutions for your business. Even amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, we still want to continue providing valuable information, including upcoming Houston events that we support, and think may be of interest to you.

  • Houston Exponential
  • Turnaround Management Association – State of the Markets
  • Greater Houston Partnership
  • University of Houston Alumni Association
  • Turnaround Management Association – NextGen Trivia Night
  • Client Exclusive: Employee Benefit Plan Webinar

If you have questions about any event details or registration information, the organization-specific contacts are below. We hope to see you at any or all of these Houston events!


Spotlight Event: Houston Exponential

Venture Houston 2021

When: February 4 – 5, 2021  
Where:
Virtual | AccelEvents
What: Join Houston Exponential, HX Venture Fund, Houston Angel Network and Rice Alliance for Venture Houston 2021, the premier virtual event for entrepreneurs and venture investors to plug into what is happening in Houston. This two-day event features a variety of speakers, including a keynote from Steve Case, Founder of AOL and Revolution Ventures, as well as the opportunity to gain insight into Houston’s future and access to compelling innovation, talent and the entrepreneurial spirit Houston has to offer. Each afternoon will hold a pitch competition for Houston’s top early-stage companies, where $1.7 million investment, cash and in-kind prizes will be awarded by investors at the event.

Cost: Free

Event Contact: Joey Sanchez | joey@houstonexponential.org


Turnaround Management Association

State of the Markets

When: Thursday, January 21, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST
Where: Virtual
What: Join Turnaround Management Association for virtual networking and a panel discussion, “State of the Markets.” The panel includes speakers:

  • Dillan Knudson, Houston CEO, BBVA
  • Rob Meyers, President, Republic Business Credit
  • Jason Lloyd, Partner – Lending & Finance, Porter and Hedges
  • Nick McDearis, Managing Director, Monroe Capital

Cost: Free

Event Contact: Dale Wilkins | 713-375-2730 | dale@amc-texas.com


Greater Houston Partnership

Annual Meeting 2021

When: Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST
Where: Virtual
What: Join the Greater Houston Partnership at the 2021 Annual Meeting as incoming chair, Amy Chronis, Managing Partner, Deloitte, outlines how the Partnership’s strategic plan, Houston Next, has been reframed to address the greater Houston region’s key challenges to ensure Houston is set to strengthen its position as a global city.

Cost: Free

Event Contact: Sherine Farid | sfarid@houston.org


University of Houston Alumni Association

Cougar 100 Awards

When: Wednesday February 3, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST
Where: Virtual
What: Join the University of Houston and UH Alumni Association in recognizing the Cougar 100, the top Cougar-owned and -operated businesses. This year’s awards show is virtual and features keynote speaker, Hanneke Faber (’90, M.B.A. ’92), who was recently named “2020 Most Powerful Women International” by Fortune Magazine.

Cost: TBD | Registration details to come

Event Contact: 713-743-9550 | alumni@uh.edu


Turnaround Management Association

NextGen Trivia Night

When: Thursday, February 4, 2021 | 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. CST
Where: Virtual
What: Join Turnaround Management Association NextGen for a trivia night with Judge Jones.

Cost: Free

Event Contact: Dale Wilkins | 713-375-2730 | dale@amc-texas.com


Client Exclusive

Regulatory Update: Recent Legislation and Your Retirement Plans

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2021
What: PKF Texas is hosting an upcoming Employee Benefit Plan Zoom webinar. Kristin Ryan, CPA, PKF Texas; Laura Ferguson, Locke Lord LLP; and Cameron Barghi, Nova 401(k) Associates, will provide insights on updates to SECURE, CARES and The Consolidated Appropriations Acts; implementation changes; and best practices to consider and how to avoid pitfalls.

Event Contact: If you would like more information on client events and how to get involved, please contact Jen Lemanski, Practice Growth Senior Manager, at (713) 860-5457 or jlemanski@pkftexas.com.


Additional Upcoming Houston Events

More details coming soon!

  • April 2021 – Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce – Conference for Women 2021

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