Start Date: 8/17/2019 7:00 AM CDT
End Date: 8/20/2019 3:00 PM CDT
Venue Name: Omni Frisco Location:
11 Cowboys Way
Frisco, TX United States 75034
Online Registration has closed, however members can register onsite at the Hotel begining Sunday, August 18th at 3:00pm
Preliminary Program. Check back often for updates
Trustee Training - Saturday, August 17
Basic Trustee Training
Advanced Trustee Training
TEXPERS is approved by the TSBPA to provide CPE. Read all about it.
Thank you CFA Institute Texas for your participation in our Trustee Training
Sunday, August 18th, 10 am
by one of TEXPERS most highly rated speakers
David Lerman, CME Group
Featured Sessions & Speakers
Monday Luncheon Keynote Speaker
Ryan "Birdman" Parrott
Along each of our journeys in life, we tend to gravitate towards something that we can pour our entire heart and soul into with a calling to serve others. This is the greatest gift we could give one another. During this lecture you will be lead down his journey and his calling to serve, capturing the one thing that drives us all to be elite: THE SPARK!
Ryan “Birdman” Parrott, Author, Public Speaker, and Founder of two non-profits benefitting Veterans and First---Responders is originally from Detroit, Michigan. Ryan Enlisted in the Navy after watching the Twin Towers fall on 9/11, and Parrott served eight Years as a U.S. Navy SEAL attached to Team SEVEN, completing three combat tours to Iraq before being assigned to Advanced Training Command as an Instructor. In 2005, while serving in Iraq, Ryan was riding atop a Humvee manning the gun turret in enemy territory, when his vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive device (IED), causing a flash fire and throwing him from the Humvee. Ryan regained composure with his face and arms burned, and witnessed his fellow team members suffer devastating burn and blast injuries. While Ryan’s burns were only first and second degree, his teammates suffered lifelong injuries. In 2012, Ryan established Sons of the Flag to help burn survivors and their families find the help and medical attention that they deserve.
Monday Opening Keynote
Update and Outlook for Energy Infrastructure
Greg Reid, Salient Partners
The last four years in energy infrastructure have been a period of transition to a new business model that coincides with the U.S becoming the world’s leading energy producer across oil, natural gas & natural gas liquids. The session will provide an update & outlook for energy infrastructure.
Monday Morning PRB Update
Anumeha Kumar, Executive Director &
Newly Elected PRB Chair Stephanie Lieb
Tuesday, August 17th
Defending Public Pensions
A panel discussion featuring Hank Kim, Executive Director, NCPERS
Program will also include the popular Roundtable Discussions!
Thank You To Our Sponsors!
Gold Keynote Sponsor
Apartment Income Investors
Victory Capital Management
Amundi Pioneer Asset Management
Glenmede Investment Management
L&B Realty Advisors, LLP
PFM Asset Management
River & Mercantile Solutions
Thornburg Investment Management
Bridgeway Capital Management
Intercontinental Real Estate
An Exciting New Venue For TEXPERS!
Omni Frisco at the Star