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Monday, September 28 • 8:00am - 8:30am
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An inside view of the reopening of the economy.

This session was available to ticket holders of the 2020 Texas Tribune Festival for the duration of the monthlong event.

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This session is presented by PepsiCo and supported by Oncor and JPMorgan Chase. Media support is provided by The Dallas Morning News.

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Mike Wilson

Editor of the Dallas Morning News
Wilson has served as the editor of The Dallas Morning News and dallasnews.com since 2014. Previously, he was the managing editor of ESPN’s data journalism website, FiveThirtyEight. Wilson also served as the managing editor and news features editor for The Tampa Bay Times, where... Read More →

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Laura Huffman

President & CEO of the Austin Chamber of Commerce
Huffman is president and CEO of the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce, a nonprofit organization focused on business and economic development in the Austin area. Prior to joining the Chamber, she served as Texas state director of The Nature Conservancy and board chair for the Texas... Read More →
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Tom Luce

Founder & Chair of Texas 2036
Luce founded Texas 2036, a public policy nonprofit that conducts research for policymakers to make informed decisions about the state’s future. In April, he was appointed to Gov. Greg Abbott’s Strike Force to Reopen Texas. Luce has served as assistant secretary of education under... Read More →
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Scott McClelland

President of H-E-B Food/Drug Stores
McClelland is the president of H-E-B, where he oversees the operations of all H-E-B banners in Texas. He is the former chair of the Greater Houston Partnership board. McClelland also served as the board chair of the Houston Food Bank and was the president of H-E-B's Houston opera... Read More →

Monday September 28, 2020 8:00am - 8:30am CDT