Lex Frieden Employment Awards and TWC HireAbility Forum Registration

Event description:

The Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities and the Texas Workforce Commission will host the Lex Frieden Employment Awards and TWC HireAbility Forum on October 6th at Houston Community College, West Loop Campus

This annual event honors Texas employers who are leading the way in disability employment and recognizes local organizations and individuals for their service to Texans with disabilities.

The forum’s keynote speakers and presenters will share their viewpoints on best practices, artificial intelligence and digital accessibility in the work place as well as the corporate perspective from Hewlett Packard.

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Event Details

Date: October 6, 2022
Time: 10 AM - 2 PM, luncheon included
Location: 5601 West Loop South, Houston, 77081, Auditorium 101
Parking: Free

On-site participants will enjoy the following:

  • Networking over coffee with leading Houston employers, state government workforce leaders, and 2022 award winners
  • A free autographed Texas National Disability Employment Awareness Month poster
  • Ability to earn SHRM & HRCI CEUs
  • A catered lunch from local Houston Restaurant




“Registration portal sponsored by: Houston Civic Events”


  • Registration deadline October 4th
  • Registration fee is non-refundable
  • Doors open at 9:30



Zoom Registration - Free

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as materials in an alternate format, should contact the GCPD at least three (3) working days prior to the meeting. GCPD can be reached at 512-463-5739 or gcpd@gov.texas.gov.