Wednesday, October 3

Attire: Resort Casual Evening

6:00 – 9:30 PM
SIBF & GNF Board of Directors’ Dinner - Eberly

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4

Attire: Resort Casual

9:00 – 11:30 AM
SIBF Board of Directors’ Meeting

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
SIBF Board of Directors’ & GNF Board Casual Lunch Buffet

12:30 – 2:00 PM
GNF Board Meeting

2:30 – 4:30 PM
Class of 2018 Orientation Session

5:00 – 6:00 PM
Membership Committee & State Chair Meeting

6:30 – 8:30 PM
Welcome Reception - Four Seasons Lawn

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5

Attire: Resort Casual

7:00 – 8:30 AM
Breakfast included at leisure
   
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Peter Zeihan - Geopolitical Strategist & Author
John Mackey - Founder & CEO, Whole Foods Market

1:00 – 2:00 PM
Networking Buffet Lunch

2:00 – 5:45 PM
Special session and exclusive tour
of The LBJ Presidential Library

EVENING
Dinner on Own or Optional Dine-Arounds 

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6

Attire: Day - Resort Casual, Evening - Casual

7:00 – 8:30 AM
Breakfast included at leisure
 
8:30 – 10:00 AM
How Safe Are You, Really? - a Cybersecurity Panel
moderated by SIBF Founder Jim Crupi  

10:30  – 11:15 AM
2018 SIBF Annual Business Meeting

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
AI, Big Data, Self-Driving Cars, & Drones: Innovations Disrupting The Global Economy with R. David Edelman, Director, Project on Technology, the Economy & National Security, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

AFTERNOON
Free Time

7:00 – 9:30 PM
Summit Finale Cocktail Buffet at Brazos Hall