2024 Texas Hospital Communicators Summit

Feb. 29 – March 1 in Austin


Calling all Texas hospital communications pros! Mark your calendars for Feb. 29 – March 1, 2024. You are invited to join the Texas Hospital Association for an in-person Texas hospital communications summit to be held in Austin at THA headquarters.

Texas Hospital Communicators Summit
Feb. 29 – March 1, 2024
THA Headquarters
1108 Lavaca St.
Austin, Texas

Join us in Austin to connect with hospital communicators from across the state. You’ll have a chance to:

  • Learn about new tools and industry messaging;
  • Strategize for 2024 and beyond;
  • Meet your counterparts from other Texas hospitals;
  • Learn about industry perception, challenges and opportunities;
  • Share best practices and new ideas.

Online registration for this event has closed. If you still wish to attend, please contact Carrie Williams at [email protected].

Event is open to THA member hospital communications staff only. There is no registration fee for this event; virtual attendance will not be offered.

Agenda at a Glance

Day 1 – Thursday, Feb. 29

  • Noon – Check In, Lunch and Networking
  • 12:30 p.m. – Introductions & Communicators Round Table
  • 2 p.m. – Zooming Out: AHA’s National Perspective
  • 2:30 p.m. – Texas Hospitals: Advocating for an Industry
  • 3:30 p.m. – Comms Deep Dive: Challenges and Moving Forward (facilitated discussion)
  • 5 p.m. – Summit Day 1 Concludes & Optional Capitol Visit 
  • 6 p.m. – Austin’s Essential Restaurants: Dine-Around Reservations

Day 2 – Friday, March 1

  • 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast and Networking
  • 9 a.m. – Next Level Presence: Public Affairs and Texas Hospitals
  • 10 a.m. – Hospitals in Action: A Prototype for Engagement
  • 11 a.m. – Small Groups and Strategic Next Steps
  • Noon – Summit Conclusion: Next Steps, Networking and Lunch To-Go

Timing, Travel & Hotels
For travel purposes, sessions will begin at noon Thursday, Feb. 29, and will conclude at 1 p.m. Friday, March 1. There are a number of hotel options nearby. We suggest booking at your earliest convenience. Hotels with discounted corporate rates for THA members include:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Austin University Capitol District, 30 W. 17th St.
  • THA Booking Link

Other convenient hotels nearby include:

The Texas Hospital Association gratefully thanks the sponsors of this event:

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