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Events: 2012 Convention

Welcome to the TCCTA 2012 Convention!


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The 65th Annual Convention
March 1-3, 2012
Frisco, Texas


Frisco is located 25 minutes from both Dallas Fort Worth International Airport and Love Field. Frisco offers over eight million square feet of retail shopping, is home to four professional sports teams, and has over 150 pieces of art on public display.

TCCTA can't wait to see you at the 65th Annual Convention in Frisco!

NEW! All the Convention Programs in Chronological Order


Hotel Reservations

Aloft HotelThe Aloft Frisco is within walking distance or complimentary shuttle ride to the Convention and offers a $5 breakfast coupon for TCCTA members—but is light-years from a traditional suburban hotel. Abuzz with the energy of discovery and interaction, this bold new lodging alternative will surely inspire you to explore fashionable Frisco and all it has to offer.

TCCTA Group Rate of $119, reserve a room by phone, 972-668-6011!

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Embassy Buffet BreakfastTCCTA's host hotel is FULL! The Embassy Suites Hotel & Convention Center has all of the amenities you have come to expect from a TCCTA Convention! The Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco/Hotel, Convention Center & Spa offers guests beautiful two-room hotel suites, including a living room with a refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker.

By staying in this year's Convention Host Hotel, you can start your morning off right with the Embassy Suites complimentary, cooked-to-order breakfast and find a tranquil place to unwind and socialize at the nightly Manager's Reception for all in-house guests.

TCCTA Group Rate of $129, reserve a room by phone, 972-712-7200 or online!

Maps and Transportation Information.


Homewood Suites by HiltonThe Homewood Suites by Hilton overflow hotel is full! Complete with a complimentary internet, free hot breakfast buffet every morning, and an evening Welcome Home manager's reception, featuring a complimentary dinner and beverages, served every Monday through Thursday.

TCCTA Group Rate of $119, reserve a room by phone, 214-618-0111!

Maps and Transportation Information.


Holiday Inn Frisco/StonebriarThe Holiday Inn Frisco/Stonebriar is full!TCCTA members will have unlimited access to high-speed Internet, are offered a complimentary breakfast, and can catch a ride to the Convention host hotel as well as any restaurant within a five mile radius and the lovely Stonebriar Centre with the hotel shuttle.

TCCTA Group Rate of $119, reserve a room by phone, 972-668-5959!

Maps and Transportation Information.



2012 Convention Registration Information

All 2011-12 members will be automatically registered for the convention. Fees will be paid upon arrival. There is no "advance" fee payment or pre-registration.

The TCCTA Executive Committee has established the following schedule of registration fees for the 2012 convention:

Professional, Associate, Student, and Unaffiliated Members - $75.00

Immediate Family of Registered Members - No Charge
(provided the guests are not themselves eligible for professional membership)

Guests of the Association/Program Speakers - No Charge
(if not eligible for professional membership)

Representatives of Exhibitors - No Charge
(if not eligible for professional membership)

All Others - $120.00


Convention 2013

Westin Galleria
Houston, Texas
February 21-23, 2013