Forum / Meeting

2022 Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus Convening, with NACo's Resilient Counties Advisory Board

Sep. 22, 2022 – Sep. 24, 2022
Nueces County, Texas
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    2022 Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus Convening, with NACo's Resilient Counties Advisory Board

    The 2022 NACo Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus Convening, in conjunction with NACo's Resilient Counties Advisory Board, will provide county leaders with the opportunity to collaborate on possible solutions to key issues facing local governments around disaster resiliency, energy production and more.

    SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

    All times listed in Central Daylight Time (CDT). Click here to see the full schedule.
    Thursday, September 22
    5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Registration Open

    7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

    Welcome Reception

    Water Street Oyster Bar

    Friday, September 23
    8:00 a.m.

    Registration Open

    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Morning Presentations

    Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Harte Institute

    • Kaitlin Hammons, Senior VP, Consumers Energy Alliance, Energy Policy, GOMESA & RISEE Act
    • Tim Richardson, Deepwater Horizon Funding Status Review Roundtable
    • Robert Mitchell, VP Gulf Coast Protection District
    • Dr. Lauren Alexander Augustine, Executive Director, Gulf Research Program, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
    • Brett Mattson, GSCPC NACo Liaison, Inflation Reduction Act and Year End Review

    12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    Lunch

    1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Afternoon Meetings

    Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Harte Institute

    • Dr. Larry McKinney, Palacios Marine Agriculture Research, Texas Coastal Oyster Recovery
    • Judge Barbara Canales & Judge Rudy Madrid - Water Policy Roundtable
    • Jeff Pollack, Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer, Port of Corpus Christi, Energy Transition, Carbon Capture
    • Dr. Kiersten Stanzel, Executive Director, Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program, Bringing Back Baffin Bay

    6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

    Dinner

    Texas State Aquarium, Citgo Room

    Saturday, September 24
    8:00 a.m.

    Registration Open

    8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Mobile Tour: Nueces Delta Preserve

    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Closing Reception

    Grumbles Seafood Co., Port Aransas

    HOUSING INFORMATION

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    Residence Inn Corpus Christi Downtown

    309 S. Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, Texas
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    Group Rate Details
    Group Rate $209 per night
    Group Rate Start Date Thursday, September 22, 2022
    End Date Sunday, September 25, 2022
    Last Day to Book with Rate Monday, September 12, 2022
    The 2022 NACo Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus Convening, in conjunction with NACo's Resilient Counties Advisory Board, will provide county leaders with the opportunity to collaborate on possible solutions to key issues facing local
    2022-09-22
    Forum / Meeting
    2022-09-20

The 2022 NACo Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus Convening, in conjunction with NACo's Resilient Counties Advisory Board, will provide county leaders with the opportunity to collaborate on possible solutions to key issues facing local governments around disaster resiliency, energy production and more.

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

All times listed in Central Daylight Time (CDT). Click here to see the full schedule.
Thursday, September 22
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Registration Open

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Water Street Oyster Bar

Friday, September 23
8:00 a.m.

Registration Open

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Morning Presentations

Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Harte Institute

  • Kaitlin Hammons, Senior VP, Consumers Energy Alliance, Energy Policy, GOMESA & RISEE Act
  • Tim Richardson, Deepwater Horizon Funding Status Review Roundtable
  • Robert Mitchell, VP Gulf Coast Protection District
  • Dr. Lauren Alexander Augustine, Executive Director, Gulf Research Program, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
  • Brett Mattson, GSCPC NACo Liaison, Inflation Reduction Act and Year End Review

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Afternoon Meetings

Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Harte Institute

  • Dr. Larry McKinney, Palacios Marine Agriculture Research, Texas Coastal Oyster Recovery
  • Judge Barbara Canales & Judge Rudy Madrid - Water Policy Roundtable
  • Jeff Pollack, Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer, Port of Corpus Christi, Energy Transition, Carbon Capture
  • Dr. Kiersten Stanzel, Executive Director, Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program, Bringing Back Baffin Bay

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Dinner

Texas State Aquarium, Citgo Room

Saturday, September 24
8:00 a.m.

Registration Open

8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Mobile Tour: Nueces Delta Preserve

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Closing Reception

Grumbles Seafood Co., Port Aransas

HOUSING INFORMATION

Hotel Map

Residence Inn Corpus Christi Downtown

309 S. Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, Texas
Group Rate Details
Group Rate $209 per night
Group Rate Start Date Thursday, September 22, 2022
End Date Sunday, September 25, 2022
Last Day to Book with Rate Monday, September 12, 2022
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