2024 Annual Conference

TNOYS’ 41st Annual Conference is coming up June 5 – 7, with Pre-Conference Institutes on Tuesday, June 4. Join us at the Omni Houston Hotel, located at 4 Riverway Drive in Houston, Texas. Information on the venue and on-site parking rates is available here.

The week before the conference, all registrants will receive important information and reminders. Please keep an eye on your inbox, and check your spam folder as necessary. Learn more about the event in the 2024 Annual Conference FAQs.

Important: Download the Free Whova App

Conference attendees will use the free Whova app to check in on site, complete workshop evaluations, and more! Prior to the event, please use this link to download Whova to your phone. Alternatively, you can search for “Whova” in the App Store or Google Play.

After downloading the app, please create an account using the email address that you used to register for the conference. You will need the Whova app to check in onsite. Please reach out to us at annualconference@tnoys.org if you have questions, or refer to TNOYS’ Complete Guide to Whova.

When and Where to Check In

Conference check-in takes place in Prefunction A on the Omni Houston Hotel’s second floor (map here). Please note the following:

  • Pre-Conference Check-In: If you are registered for a Pre-Conference Institute, check in is available between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4. All Pre-Conference Institutes begin at 9:00 a.m.
  • Early Check-In for All Registrants: TNOYS strongly encourages attendees to take advantage of early check-in! Early check in is available on Tuesday, June 4 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Stop by to sign in and pick up your badge— you’ll be able to skip the line Wednesday morning!
  • Additional Check-In Times: If you can’t check in early or are not attending a Pre-Conference Institute, check-in is available Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., and Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

About TNOYS’ Annual Conference on Services to Youth and Families

For over four decades, TNOYS’ Annual Conference has convened thousands of diverse professionals and individuals who share a common goal: to build a brighter youth services field in which all young people can thrive. With over 40 workshops, keynotes, and panels available, the conference has something for everyone who serves youth, young adults, and families!

TNOYS’ conference is unique because professionals and youth and young adults are invited to join together as attendees, putting the power of youth-adult partnership into action.

Learn more about TNOYS’ recent Annual Conferences below:

Thank You to Our Sponsors & Exhibitors






Thank You to Our Raffle Donors!

  • Scavenger Hunts by Let’s Roam
  • Charity Safaris
  • Beat the Bomb Escape Room
  • Inspired Edge Coaching
  • Total Wine & More
  • Synchronized Yoga Therapy
  • Aggieland Credit Union
  • Fairytale Photography Studio
  • Black Swan Yoga Austin
  • Perot Museum of Nature and Science
  • Gent’s Place Houston
  • Tito’s Handmade Vodka
  • Kendra Scott
  • Amy’s Ice Creams

If you’d like to support the conference as a sponsor, exhibitor, or raffle donor – please learn more and sign up here or email us at annualconference@tnoys.org.