Networking Events

Opening Reception—UH Student Center—Tuesday, May 14, 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Plan to arrive early enough so that you can join us in the UH Student Center South Houston Room for our welcoming reception. There will be delicious hot and cold hors d’oeuvres prepared by UH’s own catering service, Chartwells, as well as a wine and beer bar, with other non-alcoholic beverages also available.

Event is sponsored by … Whamcloud

St. Arnold Brewery Tour/Networking Event—Wednesday, May 15, 6pm to 9pm
St. Arnold Brewing Company is Texas’ oldest craft brewery, founded in 1994. They brew a wide variety of beers, some year-round, some seasonal, and some single batch. We will provide transportation to and from the brewery with stops at the UH Hilton and the downtown conference hotels (Hampton Inn/Homewood Suites). Please join us for this event in the Investor’s Pub, which we have reserved for LUG-2019 attendees.. This event includes an optional tour of the brewery, games, hors d’oeuvres and of course, cold beer. More information on St. Arnold can be found on their website,
Event is sponsored by ….TBD

UH Gameroom Night and Tex-Mex Dinner—Thursday, May 16, 6pm to 9pm
The UH Gameroom is located in the basement of the Student Center, two floors below our conference location. Join us for an evening of bowling, pool, and ping pong. (There are also video games and an air hockey table available). We will also bring in a Tex-Mex buffet of beef/chicken and grilled vegetable fajitas with all the fixings (guacamole, salsa, sour cream, cheese, rice and beans). We have the entire facility reserved for our exclusive use this evening.

Event is sponsored by …. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute

Space Center Houston Tour—Friday, May 17—1-6pm –Friday, May 17
Book your flight home for either late Friday night or early Saturday morning so you can join us for a tour of Space Center Houston, the Official Visitor Center of the NASA Johnson Space Center. The center features more than 400 space artifacts, permanent and travelling exhibits, attractions and theaters—all related to the history and future of America’s manned space flight program. This tour is limited to the first 56 attendees to sign up. It includes bus transportation to and from the Space Center Houston starting from the UH Student Center. Learn more about Space Center Houston and all of its attractions at their official website:
Event is sponsored by ….TBD