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Join us for LAUNCH 2023! 

Be sure to budget early for this much-deserved long weekend of learning and laughter. Reconnect with colleagues and make new friends. Whether you're a first-time PTA Leader or a veteran attendee, LAUNCH has something for you!

   


Registration Rates
$125 Lift Off
$165 Last Chance
 

Hotel and Accommodations
Hilton Anatole, 202201 N. Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75207
 

Nightly Room Rates
King/2 Queens occupancy $195.00
The Texas PTA room block will open in 2023, and room reservations must be made on or before June 22, 2023. 
 

Exhibitor Information 
LAUNCH is the largest event of its kind in the nation. This event draws leaders and volunteers from across the state. Don’t miss your opportunity to showcase your services or products and chat directly with PTA decision-makers in person. Follow this link to join our mailing list and be one of the first to be notified when LAUNCH information and the application become available!

Exhibitors who are interested in exhibiting with us, please review last year's Exhibitor Prospectus to get an idea of our Exhibit Hall. The 2023 Exhibitor Prospectus will be posted at a later date.

Please contact April Ramos at aramos@txpta.org for more information. 

Training Sessions
Have you considered joining us as a guest presenter?! Texas PTA offers 80+ training sessions throughout the weekend. The Workshop Selection Committee is looking for sessions that directly enrich the important PTA and parenting work of our Leaders. They prioritize workshops that are content-rich, interactive, and fun. Follow this link to join our mailing list and be one of the first to receive the Call for Presentations invitation!

Please contact Carrie Mays at cmays@txpta.org for more information. 
 

Annual Meeting
Mark your calendar for the 114th Annual Meeting of Texas PTA where eligible members will vote on proposed amendments impacting the future of the association. More information will be posted at a later date. 
 

LAUNCH 2023: Tentative Schedule at-a-Glance

Friday, July 21:
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM: Exhibit Hall Check-In & Store Open
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Council Hospitality Tables
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM: Interactive Pre-Conference
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Session 1
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM: Annual Meeting
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: LAUNCH Lift-Off in the Exhibit Hall

Saturday, July 22:
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Check-In Open
8:00 AM - 5:00PM: Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Council Hospitality Tables
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Session 2 (BASICS)
9:45 AM - 11:15 AM: General Session
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Session 3
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM: Talk of Texas Luncheon
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Session 4
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM: Final Countdown in Exhibit
4:45 PM: Full Circle Graduates Picture
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM: Voice for Every Child Reception

Sunday, July 23:
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Networking Roundtables Session
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM: Session 5
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM: Back the Future Brunch