Texas Workforce Commission Meetings

TWC Commissioners | Texas Workforce Commission hear administrative reports, discuss and act on agency business, and decide unemployment insurance cases. The public is invited to comment before the Commission on any issue within the jurisdiction of the Commission.

Texas Workforce Commission Meetings can be attended in-person at the meeting location below. Seating arrangements follow CDC’s social-distancing recommendations. Registration forms for in-person public comment will be available at the meeting location.

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E. 15th St., Rm 244
Austin, TX 78701

Texas Workforce Commission Meetings may also be accessed virtually using the streaming links provided in the Upcoming Meetings list. Each meeting has a unique link, and you must enter a name and email address to access the meeting. Virtual attendees wishing to make public comment should contact Erin Guzman at 512-936-3671 or erin.guzman@twc.texas.gov by 5:00 p.m. on the last business day before the meeting to obtain a registration form and additional information.

Upcoming Meetings:

November 2022

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E. 15th St., Rm 244
Austin, TX 78701

Meetings at other Locations

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Texas Conference for Employers

Texas Conference for EmployersThe Office of the Commissioner Representing Employers sponsors the Texas Conference for Employers. During this time of COVID, fewer in-person meetings are available; therefore, a virtual option is offered for areas that do not have a 2022 in-person meeting scheduled. Employers are encouraged to attend in-person if a meeting is offered in your area and virtually, if a close in-person meeting is not an option. The Texas Conference for Employers continues to offer Texas employers the opportunity to garner nuts and bolts information about state and federal employment law matters and how to deal with unemployment claims and the appeal process.

2023 Confirmed Locations

Event Location - Corpus Christi, March 10

Corpus Christi Airport Hotel & Conference Center 
5549 Leopard St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78408

Event Location -  Midland, May 5

DoubleTree at Midland Plaza
117 W. Wall Street
Midland, TX 79701

Event Location -  Waco, June 2

Waco Convention Center
100 Washington Avenue
Waco, TX 76701

2023 Confirmed Locations

Event Location - Marfa, June 16

The Hotel Paisano 
207 North Highland
Marfa, TX 79843

Event Location -  College Station, August 25

Hilton College Station & Conference Center
801 University Drive East.
College Station, TX 77840

Event Location - Del Rio, September 15

Ramada by Wyndham
2101 Veterans Blvd.
Del Rio, TX 78840

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Annual Texas Workforce Conference

Texas Workforce Conference

Event Details

Annual Texas Workforce Conference co-hosted with The Texas Chapter of The International Association of Workforce Professionals

Register now for the Virtual attendance only, in-person is SOLD OUT, for the 25th Annual Texas Workforce Conference scheduled for November 30 – December 2, 2022, at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas.

Conference Presentations

 - 2022 Conference PresentationsPDF    (Available Nov 28, 2022)   

In-person & Virtual Individual Conference Registration Pricing

  • Current $450
  • After September 28 $500

Conference Proposals

We are no longer accepting workshop or presentation proposals for the upcoming 2022 conference.

Vendors & Exhibitors

This is your one chance this year to get together and present your products and services to a captive audience thousands of state and national workforce professionals, including members and staff of all 28 Local Workforce Development Boards, TWC industry cluster teams, contractors, economic development professionals, state and federal staff, and partners in the workforce system. In addition to the high visibility our exhibit hall provides, what's possibly even more important are the networking opportunities that this particular conference enables. Exhibits will be open through the majority of the conference and the exhibit hall will also feature refreshments for conference attendees during session breaks and an evening reception.

Exhibitor Booth Pricing

  • Current
    • 10X10 $1500
    • 10X20 $2250
  • After September 28
    • 10X10 $1750
    • 10X20 $2500

Video Invitation from Ed Serna

Thumbnail image to the Annual Texas Workforce Conference Video 

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Workforce Forum

Photo Conference Meeting

The Texas Workforce Commission Workforce Forum is sponsored by TWC's Board Support and Agency Administered Programs department. The forum is designed to increase workforce staff capacity through knowledge  and information exchange.

Thank you for attending the 2022 TWC Hybrid Workforce Forum. To see and hear the Forum sessions, all registered attendees may view via the On Demand link on the official event website. In addition, anyone may view these TWC educational sessions via our TWC 2022 Forum - YouTube VIDEOS link. 

You may also view the 2022 TWC Forum Schedule and access the PowerPoint Presentations.

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Rehabilitation Council of Texas

The 15-member Rehabilitation Council of Texas meets at least quarterly to work with TWC Vocational Rehabilitation Services programs to develop, agree to and review state goals and priorities.

The Rehabilitation Council of Texas meets quarterly. The next meeting is:

  • No other meetings currently scheduled

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Jobs & Education for Texans (JET) Advisory Board Meetings

The six-member JET Advisory Board meets at least once each quarter, or as needed, to review received applications and to recommend grant awards for the JET program.

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E 15th St, Rm 151
Austin, TX 78701

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Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee

The 13-member Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee provides recommendations to the Texas Workforce Commission on matters related to the Texas Purchasing from People with Disabilities program, which assists individuals with disabilities in achieving independence through productive employment opportunities. 

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E 15th St. Rm 151
Austin, TX 78778

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Child Care & Early Learning Conferences

The Child Care & Early Learning Division hosts conference style events for Texas Rising Star-certified early learning programs in an effort to assist early childhood educators in obtaining professional development to meet annual requirements.

Upcoming Conferences

For more information on upcoming events, please visit the Child Care & Early Learning Conferences web page.

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