2022 Boots on the Ground Schedule
Austin, TX - Austin Marriott South
Grand Ballroom

Saturday, January 22, 2022

 9:30 am: Registration; Coffee Hour

10:30 am: Welcoming Address

10:40 am: Do No Harm: Ideas Have Consequences - Dr. Francis Beckwith

11:40 am:  Update: The Texas Heartbeat Act is still saving lives daily! - Rebecca Parma, Texas Right to Life Senior Legislative Associate

12:20 pm: Grab boxed lunch (with Purchase of Meal Ticket) 
                Drive and park at garages at Trinity St, north of 12th St.
                Walk to meeting location at 13th & Brazos- Wear your Conference T-Shirt!                

1:00 pm: March to the Capitol in Commemoration of Roe v. Wade

3:00 pm: Head Back to Boots on the Ground Conference

3:30 pm: Coffee and Networking 

3:45 pm: Group Photo

4:00 pm: Who gets to decide yes or no on your medical care? Medical Ethics and the Texas Advance Directives Act - Emily K. Cook, Texas Right to Life General Counsel

4:50 pm: Slaves Among Us: Sex Trafficking in the U.S. - Joyce McCauley-Benner, Feminists for Life

5:40 pm: Announcements; Break

5:55 pm: First Comes Love and Then Comes Marriage, but What Happens When There is No Baby Carriage? In Vitro Fertilization and Surrogacy- Jennifer Lahl, The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network President and Founder

6:45 pm: Pro-Life, Pro-Laughs: Firmer Abs in 45 Minutes - Bob Smiley

7:30 pm: Dinner (with Purchase of Meal Ticket)

8:30 pm: Pro-Life Young Adult Game Night & Diaper Drive!
               
Salon B.
               Bring a pack of diapers or other baby item, which will be donated to local pregnancy centers!
               Please RSVP to RBush@TexasRightToLife.com.

 

Sunday, January 23, 2022

6:30 am: Catholic Mass celebrated by Bishop Joseph Strickland

7:30 am: Prayer Breakfast & Conversation with Bishop Joseph Strickland and Reverend Rafael Cruz (Purchase your separate ticket now!)

9:00 am: Why Legalizing Assisted Suicide Threatens Your Life 
- Alex Schadenberg, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Executive Director, and 
Conversation and Q&A led by Jackson Milton, Texas Right to Life Legislative Associate

10:00 am: Break

10:15 am: Brain Death and Organ Donation - Dr. Joseph Eble

11:15 am: Break

11:30 am: And Then There Were None: Helping Abortion Industry Workers Quit and Rediscover Peace - Abby Johnson, And Then There Were None CEO and Founder

12:30 pm: Closing Remarks

12:40 pm: End of conference!