TxABA 2020 Conference

2020 TxABA Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis


TxABA will no longer hold the 2020 conference in-person. Instead, we will live stream the conference. Click here to view the announcement. Click here for COVID-19 updates, information, and resources for:

  • Behavior Analysts
  • Clients and Families
  • ABA Providers
April 24-26, 2020 Live Streamed via Zoom
Join us on Zoom for the 34th Annual Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis, hosted by the Texas Association of Behavior Analysis, accessible from your very own couch! Shopping, dining, and entertainment are within seconds of your conveniently locationed home office, kitchen table, or couch. Enjoy your venue's customized amenities free of charge!

Hotel and Travel Information


Main TxABA Hotel


Update March 17, 2020: The Hyatt Regency Riverwalk will automatically cancel any reservations in the TxABA room block and refund any despoits made for those rooms.


Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk
123 Losoya St.
San Antonio, TX, 78205



TxABA Overflow Hotel


Update March 17, 2020: The Grand Hyatt hotel will autmoatically cancel any reservations. If an attendee prepaid for their room or placed a deposit down on their own, the hotel will given the attendee a full refund.


Grand Hyatt San Antonio
600 East Market St.
San Antonio, TX, 78205





Registration Information

Registration for the 2020 conference will open on October 1, 2019. Below are the registration prices:



October 1, 2019 to

November 30, 2019

December 1, 2019 to

January 31, 2020

February 1, 2020 to

April 23, 2020

Member Price $170 $195 $220
Student Price $70 $85 $100

In order to register for the conference, you must already be a member of TxABA. Member prices can be found here. In 2020, when you register for the conference your membership cost will be discounted by 75%.

For individual registrations, click here

For group registrations, click here


TxABA T-Shirts


TxABA will not be selling anymore TxABA 2020 t-shirts. Due to the difficulty of shipping individual t-shirts, TxABA will be refunding all pre-orders of these t-shirts. However, this design will be used for the 2022 conference, which will be held at the Hyatt Regency in San Antonio.



Sponsor and Exhibitor Information

Sponsor or Exhibitor? Click here for more information! Spots open up in September.



Poster Session


The TxABA poster session IS NOT CANCELLED. Instead, we will change the requirements to fit the digital format of the conference. Please check back here regularly for further updates. For information about the Student Poster Session, please click here!



Student Scholarship Information

Student? Click for information about the Kopp and TxABA Scholarships!



Conference Speakers and Schedule


Please check this schedule regularly as the presentation schedules may change.

The Conference Details document  is now available! 

The 2020 conference schedule is now available!


Neurodevelopmental Disorders 1 Track

  • Sarah Bloom
  • SungWoo Kahng
  • Joe Dracobly
  • Andrea Courtemanche

Neurodevelopmental Disorders 2 Track

  • John McEachin
  • Lori Chamberlain
  • Nathan Call
  • Sharon Reeve
  • Henry Schlinger

Professional Track

  • Ellie Kazemi
  • Jim Carr
  • John Rapp
  • Leslie Neely
  • Loukia Tsami
  • Jessica Graber
  • Rachel Hoffman
  • Jeffrey Dillen

General Track

  • Claudia Dozier
  • James Diller
  • Allen Neuringer
  • Iser (Willie) DeLeon
  • Brian Greer
  • Dave Richman

Education Track

  • Kent Johnson
  • Lee Mason
  • Sarah Pinkelman
  • Heather Hughes
  • Kathleen Strickland

Research Track

  • April Becker
  • Julio DeRose
  • Margaret McDevitt
  • David Jarmolowicz
  • Ed Wasserman

Social Issues Track

  • Jennifer Hamrick
  • Alonzo Andrews
  • Loukia Tsami
  • Stephanie Gerow
  • August Stockwell
  • Kent Corso
  • Ken Silverman
  • Ingunn Sandaker

Organizational Behavior Management (OBM) Track

  • Timothy Ludwig
  • Lori Ludwig
  • Jennifer Hines
  • Regina Crone
  • Domonique Randall


TxABA would like to thank the following sponsors