501 c3 Non-Profit

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

Thursday, April 2, 2020

7:00am - 8:00am

Exhibitor’s Showcase and Breakfast

 

Session 1

Marriott Courtyard Meeting Room

Presented by: USAA

 

8:00am  Opening Remarks

 

8:15am - 8:25a

Barry Goldsmith

Brownsville NWS

 

8:25 - 8:55

Jeffry Evans

Meteorologist-in-Charge

Houston NWS

 

9:00am - 9:30am

Dr. Mike Brennan

National Hurricane Center

 

9:30am - 10:00am

Dr. Neil Frank

Former Director NHC

 

10:00am - 10:45am

Introduction: USAA

Dr. Philip Klotzbach

2020 Hurricane Seasonal Forecast

 

10:45am - 11:15am

BREAK

PRESS CONFERENCE

Dr. Phil Klotzbach

 

11:15 am  - 11:45am

Carola Kaiser

LSU

 

12:00pm -   1:15 pm

Award Luncheon

Dr. Bill Gray Award

Recipient: Jamie Rhome

Moderated by Bill Read

Keynote: Ginger Zee - ABC News

Introduction/Presented by: USAA

 

Session 2

Presented by: Plylox

 

1:30pm - 2:00pm

Jeff Huffman

Trust in Media and Technology

 

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Craig Setzer   (SKYPE/Pre-recorded)

CBS Miami

 

2:30pm - 3:00pm

PANEL - Meteorologist - Mental Health

Panelist: Matt Bolton

Panelist: Amy Sullivan

Panelst: Bryan Hale

Panelist: TBA

 

3:00pm - 3:30p

Ryan Rickert

Garrett Black

403rd Wing - Hurricane Hunters

 

 

4:00pm

Live Shots/Interviews as scheduled

Facebook LIVE

 

7:00pm - 9:30pm

Dine South Padre

Presented by:USAA

 

Check

Restaurants:

 

Marcello's

 

Painted Marlin Grill

 

Bar Louie

 

Pier 19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

All Day - Arrivals via Harlingen - Brownsville

Exhibitor set up

Registration Marriott Courtyard

Registration Sign In

Conference Materials w/conference polo

Select your restaurant for Thursday Evening

Select your optional activity for Saturday

 

7:00pm - 9:30pm

Welcome Reception - Marriott Courtyard Patio

Presented by: USAA

Heavy hors d'oerves and refreshments

Visit with presenters and conference attendees

Friday, April 3, 2019

7:00am - 8:00am

Continental Breakfast

 

Session 3

Marriott Courtyard Meeting room

Presented by: USAA

 

9:00 am - 9:30am

Jamie Rhome

Storm Surge Unit

National Hurricane Center

 

9:30am - 10:00am

Dr. Brian Haus    ( SKYPE)

University of Miami

 

10:00am - 10:15am

BREAK

 

10:15am - 10:45am

Hal Needham

 

10:45am - 11:15am

Jeff Linder

Houston Flooding - TS Imelda

 

11:15am - 11:55am

PANEL: Getting the Message Out

Panelist: Michael Buchanan, NWS BRO

Panelist: Jeff Huffman, UF Weather

Panelist:

 

12:00pm - 1:20pm

Award Luncheon

Robert & Joanne Simpson Award

Moderated by Alex Garcia and Tim Smith

Recipient: Bill Read

Keynote:

Presented by: Plylox

 

Session 4

Presented by: USAA

 

1:30pm - 2:00pm

Mark Sudduth

Hurricane Track

 

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Tim Heller

Heller Weather

 

2:30p - 3:00p

Dr. Pat Fitzpatrick

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Hurricane track, intensity, and structure models

 

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Josh Morgerman aka "Hurricane Man"

Hurricane Dorian

 

4:00pm

Live Shots/Interviews as scheduled

Facebook LIVE

 

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Evening Award Dinner Reception

John Coleman Broadcast Award

Recipient:

Marriott Courtyard

Presented by: USAA

 

Saturday, April 4, 2019

 

8:00am - 8:50am Continental Breakfast

 

9:00am - 10:30am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:30am  BREAK

 

11:00am - 11:45am

TBA

 

11:45am - Conference Wrap Up

 

 

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