When: August 7, 2019 @ 1:00PM - August 8, 2019 @ 4:30PM

Where: Austin, Texas @ Hilton Austin Airport

The Open Education Texas convening will offer insight into OER policy and practice at the state and national levels and showcase findings from the OER in Texas Higher Education Landscape Survey.  OER has the capacity to contribute to cost savings for students and can support learning outcomes. Such potential benefits make OER a promising strategy to help meet the goals of the Texas higher education plan, 60x30TX

Whether you are a faculty member, staff member, or administrator, if you are interested in OER in Texas this conference is for you!  REGISTER NOW!


Conference Registration Fees

Regular Registration - closes July 31, 2019

  • Community College - $ 50.00
  • Public University - $100.00
  • Private Institutions - $120.00

Late/On-site Registration

  • Everyone: $150.00


No refunds will be permitted. However, attendee substitutions will be allowed if arranged with conference staff PRIOR TO July 31, 2019.

Hotel Reservations

Participants are responsible for their own lodging expenses. A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Austin Airport with a special rate of $155 for single or double occupancy. Make your Hilton Austin Airport reservation online.

For telephone reservations, call 1-800-584-5091 or 512-385-6767 and reference the group code “THECB” to ensure you receive the $155 conference rate.

The deadline for securing a hotel room at the state rate is July 17, 2019, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. After this date, the hotel will accept reservations on a space-available basis at their standard rates.

General Conference Schedule

Click here to download a copy of the draft agenda. 

Click here to plan your breakout sessions.