About The Conference

Register for The 2017 TMA Annual: Disruption and Its Ripple Effect taking place October 23-25 at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas.
 
This conference will be unlike any previous TMA Annual. Attendees can expect: 
  • TED-style talks and soundbites from industry leaders focusing on the theme of "Disruption and Its Ripple Effect"
  • Texas-inspired events from bull riding at Billy Bob's Texas, to lassoing and a whiskey tasting at TMA Fest at Sundance Square
  • Attendee lists distributed in Excel including emails making it easier to facilitate on-site networking and connections
  • New and enhanced networking experiences like the ABL Forum and the TMA Cafe - everything's bigger in Texas, right?

ConferenceAgenda

Monday, October 23

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Golf Registration & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 
Golf Scramble**
Sponsored by Ritchie Bros.
Noon - 7:30 p.m.
 
Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen LLP
2:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Attendee Lounge Open
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Making Connections
3:15 p.m - 3:30 p.m. Opening Remarks
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
 
Keynote Speaker
Sponsored by Conway MacKenzie
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Networking Break
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Awards Celebration
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.



 
Opening Reception
Sponsored by AlixPartners,
Assessment Technologies,
CR3 Partners, and
Haynes and Boone, LLP

Tuesday, October 24

5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
 
TMA Annual 5k Run/Walk Registration
6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
 
TMA Annual 5k Run/Walk**
Sponsored by AlixPartners
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 
Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen LLP
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Attendee Lounge Open
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
 
Soundbites from Industry Leaders
on Disruption & Its Ripple Effect
9:20 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Session Re-Cap/Preview
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
 
Clash of the Titans:
Disruption in Retail
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Networking Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.


 
Concurrent Sessions
A. Managing Digital Disruption
B. Business Development Corporations
C. Issues in Healthcare Bankruptcies 
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Networking Break
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.


 
Concurrent Sessions
A. Advice from the Boardroom
B. Turnaround Toolbox
C. Energy - the New Frontier
Noon - 12:45 p.m. TMA Cafe Grab & Go Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ABL Forum
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. TMA Fest at Sundance Square
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. TMA Chair's Reception*
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 
TMA NextGen Reception
Sponsored by Alvarez & Marsal
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 
Closing Reception at
Billy Bob's Texas

Sponsored by Hilco Global

Wednesday, October 25

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Grab & Go Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - Noon
 
Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen LLP
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Chapter Presidents Meeting*
10:00 a.m. - Noon
 
Joint TMA Executive Board & 
Board of Trustees Meeting*

*Invite only.  **Additional fee to participate. 

Agenda subject to change.  

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HotelReservations

Omni Fort Worth Hotel
1300 Houston Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

  • Online Reservations: Click here
  • Reservations Phone: 817-535-6664
  • Room Rate: $225 plus taxes
  • Reservation Deadline: Monday, September 18

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