Texas Open Innovation Conference

Hear from NASA, Alstom, Shell, CenterPoint and more at the Texas Open Innovation Conference

Taking place on March 28th and 29th at Lone Star College – University Park in Houston, Texas, the Texas Open Innovation Conference is a forum where business, government and academia will intersect to spark more development, collaboration and dialogue for the advancement of technology and ideas.

This two-day conference, presented by Lone Star College, will feature innovation experts from across the country and give academics, business leaders and industry professionals alike a creative platform for considering new and innovative practices and launch an open exchange of ideas related to the transformation of ideas into reality through Open Innovation Concepts. View the full program here: Texas Open Innovation Conference Brochure

Featured speakers include:
• Steven Gonzalez, Deputy, Strategic Opportunities & Partnership Development, NASA
• Christina Robinson, Chief Strategy Officer – Innovation, Lone Star College–University Park
• Dr. Melanie Brown, IT Strategic & Analytics Manager, Innovation and Technology, CenterPoint Energy
• Rustom K. Mody, P.E, VP – Technical Excellence - Enterprise Technology, Baker Hughes
• Robert Bornhofen, Manager – Innovation, Southwest Airlines
• Dr. Jose Gutierrez, Director - Technology & Innovation, Transocean
• Pere Francino, Country Managing Director, Alstom Transport
click here for the current list.

Members of the HTC Startup community can register for just $395. HTC members interested in sponsorship opportunities, can receive 25% off the standard packages. To take advantage of either offer, simply email symon.rubens@energyconferencenetwork.com.

Texas has long been a recognized hub of innovation, and this forum will provide a platform for leaders, both inside and outside of the state, to learn from in-depth case studies; interact with panel discussions; and network with peers for potential partnerships over the long-term.


Tue, Mar. 28 - Wed, Mar. 29, 2017
midnight - 11:59 p.m. US/Central


Lone Star College - University Park
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
United States