Texas Workforce Commission Meetings

TWC's three Commissioners hear administrative reports, discuss and act on agency business, and decide unemployment insurance cases. The public is invited to comment before the Commission on any issue within the jurisdiction of the Commission. Audio of public policy meetings can be accessed by those who register to listen live or through a recording of the meeting through Adobe ConnectAdobe Connect icon.

Meeting Schedule:

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E 15th St, Rm 244
Austin, TX 78701
 

Notices of Attendance:

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Jobs & Education for Texans (JET) Advisory Board Meetings

The six-member JET Advisory Board meets at least once each quarter, or as needed, to review received applications and to recommend grant awards for the JET program.

Meeting Schedule:

January 11, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E 15th St, Rm 151
Austin, TX 78701

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Rehabilitation Council of Texas

The 15-member Rehabilitation Council of Texas meets at least quarterly to work with TWC Vocational Rehabilitation Services programs to develop, agree to and review state goals and priorities.

Meeting Schedule:

November 3-4, 2016

Meeting Location

Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center Auditorium
4800 N Lamar
Austin, TX 78756

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Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee

The 13-member Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee provides recommendations to the Texas Workforce Commission on matters related to the Texas Purchasing from People with Disabilities program, which assists individuals with disabilities in achieving independence through productive employment opportunities. 

Meeting Schedule:

December 8, 2016

Meeting Location:

Texas Workforce Commission
101 E 15th St. Rm 151
Austin, TX 78778

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Business Enterprises of Texas (BET) Elected Committee of Managers

The 12-member Business Enterprises of Texas Elected Committee of Managers represents the interests of Texans who are blind who have been licensed as food service managers by the Business Enterprises of Texas program.

Meeting Schedule:

January 14, 2017

Meeting Location

Doubletree at the Galleria
4099 Valley View
Dallas, TX 75244

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Texas Business Conferences

Texas Business Conferences

The Office of the Commissioner Representing Employers sponsors the Texas Business Conferences, a series of employer seminars around the state. Employers are encouraged to attend at least one of the seminars in order to learn nuts and bolts information on state and federal employment laws and how to deal with the unemployment claim and appeal process.


2017 Texas Business Conferences:

  • 2017 Schedule Coming Soon

For more information covering issues and interests of Texas employers, see Texas Business Today.

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Annual Texas Workforce Conference

20th Annual Texas Workforce Conference, December 7-9, 2016, Hilton Americas Houston.

Thank you to all of the attendees and presenters at the 19th Annual Texas Workforce Conference.  Without your participation, the 2015 conference would not have been such a success.

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Workforce Forum

Photo Conference Meeting

The Texas Workforce Commission Workforce Forum is sponsored by TWC's Workforce and Board Support department. The forum is designed to increase workforce staff capacity through knowledge  and information exchange.





Upcoming Forum:

April 17 - 19, 2017, Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, 6505 North Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78752

Previous Forum:

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