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Hispanic Heritage Month: Plaza Tec – Celebrating Hispanic Innovators

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Category: Academic Network, Community & Engagement, Founders & Startups, Networking




October 27, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT


4201 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002


Join us for a networking reception with Houston-area graduates of Tec de Monterrey (Mexico).  The event features a fireside chat with Tec de Monterrey alum Fernando de la Peña discussing advances in “holographic teletransportation.” 

Fernando serves as Chief Executive Officer of Aexa Aerospace, which provides creative solutions for training and operational support using mixed reality and virtual reality through their HoloWizard application. Tec de Monterrey alum Javier Carro, COO, Blue People will moderate the discussion. 

Plaza Tec is an educational and networking series at the Ion designed to spotlight and celebrate Houston’s Latinx community.



6:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion
6:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
Event Ends
8:00 p.m.


Ion District Parking Garage
Enter 4111 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to this parking garage, located a block away from the Ion. Our garage is available to all tenants and guests of the Ion and Ion District.

Red Parking Lot
Enter 4203 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to the red parking lot, located across the street from the Ion. This lot is for guest and event parking.

Information and access to pay online for parking in the red lot – https://iondistrictprd.wpenginepowered.com/visit/getting-here/