TASN 2020 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
June 28-30, 2020 | Austin, Texas Austin Convention Center & Fairmont Hotel
Join TASN and over 2100 ISD Food service professional and industry partners as we shape, build, support and create Endless Opportunities for K -12 child nutrition programs in Texas.
Early Bird Registration Extended to May 31st!
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Why Should You Attend?
This Year’s conference sessions and industry tradeshow are designed to certify members, grow careers, provide leadership development, connect with industry partners and fellow food service professionals, and recognize the outstanding work and achievements of TASN Members and volunteers.
Who Should Attend?
All ISD K-12 food service employees, specialist, managers, directors, supervisors, superintendents, stakeholders, and industry partners.
We’ve taken all of your feedback, comments, and concerns from past events and we will be going back to starting the Conference off with an Opening Ceremony. We’ll be bringing back the Flag Parade to honor our current chapters and encourage future chapters to jump in! And lastly, we will be bringing back the Area breakfast, Table decorations as well!! We want all of our members to join us for breakfast organized by area! We look forward to seeing how creative our areas can get!
101 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
Nightly Rate: $ 201
A towering icon within a vibrant Central Business District, Fairmont Austin is uniquely located amid the lush greenery of Palm Park and Waller Creek and directly connected to the Austin Convention Center. The newly opened 37-story luxury hotel features 1,048 richly appointed guest rooms and suites with picturesque vistas of Lady Bird Lake, a dramatic cityscape and the State Capitol. Guests indulge in exquisite dining, a pampering spa and state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Fairmont Austin engages guests with the city’s famed music scene, as well as the area’s celebrated cuisine and diverse artistic lifestyle.
Please see the link below to join us at the Fairmont!
Calling all TASN Members
Videos can be submitted to TASN from May 15th – June 15th
We want you to help us market our 2020 Annual Conference. This year we are hosting a video contest for all members that will be posted on the TASN Facebook page leading up to the conference. Please see below for the contest rules:
Who can enter?
You must be a current TASN member. ISD, Vendors, or ISD/Vendors combined.
How long should the video be?
Videos should be between 30 seconds and one minute. Please do not exceed one minute.
How many videos can each member submit?
Only submit one video per member group. If multiple videos are submitted from the same group, TASN will use the first video submitted.
How can I submit my video?
You can submit your video in one of two ways:
1. You can send it to the TASN Gmail account via multimedia link at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. you can send it via USB to TASN Headquarters at 4130 Spicewood Springs Rd., Suite 201, Austin, TX 78759.
Are there specific requirements for video content?
Yes! You must incorporate the dates, theme, and location of the 2020 Annual Conference. Please also include the reasons why your group likes going to the conference.
When is the deadline for submission?
All videos must be in to TASN headquarters via email or mail by May 15, 2020.
When will my video be shown?
Videos will be released onto the TASN Facebook page in an album on May 17, 2020. We will release the videos all at the same time.
How will the winner be decided?
The winner will be chosen through "likes" on Facebook and a Live poll at the opening ceremony at conference.
Voting on Facebook will be from May 17th – June 15th. TASN will post your video on our Facebook page in an album. You'll want to make sure you share your video to get as many likes as possible.
The top 3 videos with the most "likes" on Facebook will be presented at the opening ceremony through a live poll. One winner of the 3 videos will be announced at this time.
What will the winning group receive?
The winning group will receive recognition at the opening ceremony at the 2020 conference, a certificate, and a spot on the TASN Facebook featuring their video.
2020 TASN ANNUAL CONFERENCE
NATIONAL ANTHEM CONTEST
Let’s Hear It!
Do you love to sing? Would you like to open the 2020 TASN Annual Conference by singing the national anthem to an audience of fellow members and partners? Are you a current TASN member attending the 2020 Annual Conference?
If the answer to these questions is YES!
then we want to hear from you!
Send us a video of you singing the Star Spangled Banner by April 1, 2020, and you could be our next conference anthem singer. TASN will post all videos on Facebook, the video with the most likes will sing this yea's National Anthem!
Entries should be emailed to TASN165@gmail.com by April 1, 2020. Any current TASN member who is also attending the 2020 Annual Conference may submit an entry. The winner shall be notified by TASN headquarters staff.