Frequently Asked Questions

If you are on-site and experiencing an emergency, please call 972-578-5555. This is the campus emergency line. 

Parking is available in the Parking Garage as well as the open lot in front of the building.

Yes, laptop computers will be provided for workshop presenters. We will provide each room with a laptop computer, a projector that works with VGA and HDMI cables, A-E voting cards, a flip chart, and markers. Please bring any additional items you will need for your presentation with you, including any specialized adaptors.

Yes we do! A majority of our conference activities will be happening on the first floor. The posters, exhibits, and Meet & Greet Reception will take place on the second floor.

All lunches are included with registration fees. Breakfasts will be "on your own." Pre-conference workshop attendees will receive a box lunch on Saturday and Sunday. Registration does include questions regarding dietary restrictions and allergies when possible, so your lunches can be catered to your dietary needs.

Pre-readings can be accessed by logging in through our Pre-Readings page, linked here.

*login will be required for access

There will be wifi available during the conference. The wifi network will be CougarWifi, the username and password will be available at the registration desk.

Yes, you can switch sessions after you have registered. To modify your registration please click here. Not sure how to modify your registration? Click here to watch a short video showing you how. 

Once you've completed your registration, you can click the "Invoice" button on the final page. If you completed your registration previously, you can click "Modify Registration" at the bottom of this page and click the "Invoice" button on the final page. You can also request one directly from the TBLC team by contacting Need help obtaining your receipt? Click here for a short video to show you how, 

Below are the hotel recommendations for the TBLC 2024 Conference. Please note that the listed hotels do not have a reduced rate for conference attendees. 


Sheraton by Marriott

1900 Gateway Boulevard
McKinney, Texas 75070

Phone: 1-972-549-4000

Holiday Inn

3220 Craig Drive
McKinney, Texas 75070

Phone: 1-469-952-2044

Home2 Suites by Hilton

2630 South Central Expressway
McKinney, Texas 75070

Phone: 1-469-678-5045

Your registration fee, less a $100 USD administrative fee, will be refunded when the TBLC Office receives written notification before January 31, 2024. Substitutions can be made. Refunds will be made on a case-by-case basis after January 31, 2024. No refunds will be made after February 15, 2024.

Your membership may be listed under a different email address than the one you are trying to use to register. Check and make sure that you are using the same email address for both. If you are still having issues, please contact

If you are a student registering for the TBLC Conference and would like the discounted student rate, please email a letter from your dean or department chair on university letterhead stating that you are a student to The student rate for the conference is $325.00 USD before January 15 and $415.00 USD after January 15.

We ask that you pre-register for sessions to allow presenters to have an accurate headcount for their sessions. Many presenters tailor their sessions for the amount of registered attendees. It also ensures that they will have sufficient materials. 

Yes, you must pay the full registration fee even if you only intend to stay part of the day.

To reset your password, please click here. If you need help resetting your password, click here to view a short video showing how.