HIA Meeting – August 12: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle

HIA Meeting – August 12: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle

Chris Tomlinson has written commentary on business, energy and economics for the Houston Chronicle since 2014. Before joining the Chronicle, he spent 20 years with The Associated Press reporting on politics, conflicts and economics from more than 30 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. He’s also the author of the New York Times bestseller Tomlinson Hill, and he produced the award-winning documentary film by the same name. Both examine the history and consequences of race, politics and economics in Texas.

The meeting will be in the format of brief introductory remarks, followed by lengthy Q&A with the audience. You may wish to review some of Mr. Tomlinson’s articles and come with questions


SIGS begin at 8:30am
Main Program at 11:00 

Note this meeting will be in Astrodome room 257 and 
SC North Senate Chamber room 204 

Agenda details to be posted later.


Upcoming HIA Programs

The following programs are planned for future HIA meetings. 

2017

  • August 12: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle - Astrodome room 257 and 
    SC North Senate Chamber room 204 
  • September 9: Program - John O'Keefe: Investor Relations - University Center  
  • October 21(THIRD SATURDAY): Rohit Milstein: Low Volatility Investing - University Center  
  • November 11: Program TBA - University Center
  • December 9: Program TBA - University Center

If you have suggestions for speakers or topics, please forward them to VP Programs: Jimmy Hixson JimmyHixson@houstoninvestors.com or one of the other Board members.

Meeting Location

Houston Investors Association usually meets on the second Saturday of each month at the University of Houston central campus, in the University Center (Student Center South, building 565) . The usual meeting rooms are on the second floor. The date and rooms may vary, so check the published meeting notice. 

Usual Meeting Location

University Center (Student Center South, building 565)
Second Floor

 GPS +29° 43' 12.59", -95° 20' 27.46"

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Note that the official building address (4455 University Dr.) is not the physical address! Follow the map!

Parking 

Parking is available in parking lot 20A  to the east of the UC, on Calhoun. Other parking is sometimes available, but on your first visit it is easier to park in lot 20A. 

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