ULI Houston - Young Leader Tour: East End Maker Hub

When

2021-05-06
2021-05-06T16:00:00 - 2021-05-06T18:00:00
America/Chicago

Choose Your Calendar

    Where

    East End Maker Hub 6501 Navigation Blvd Houston, TX 77011-1363 UNITED STATES

    Pricing

    Pricing Members Non-Members
    Private $20.00 $30.00
    Public/Academic/Nonprofit $20.00 $30.00
    Retired $20.00 N/A
    Student $20.00 $30.00
    Under Age 35 $20.00 $30.00

     

    Join ULI Houston Young Leaders for a guided tour of The East End Maker Hub

     


    About the East End Maker Hub:

    ”EEMakerHub"

    The East End Maker Hub is Houston’s premier hub for physical innovation, manufacturing and fabrication, supporting manufacturer innovation, makers, crafters, small batch manufacturers, and traditional users. Co-located with TXRX Labs , Houston’s largest manufacturing incubator, all tenants within the East End Maker Hub have access to over $2M+ worth of state-of-the-art prototyping and fabrication equipment, classes, and on-site technical support.

    The East End Maker Hub’s 307,000-square-foot facility is a collaboration between Urban Partnerships Community Development Corporation (UP CDC) and TXRX Labs. UP CDC lead a joint venture with TXRX Labs, leveraging $1.25 million in equity to raise $37 million in capital through New Market Tax Credits NMTCS), funding partners, the City of Houston, and the U.S. Economic Development Administration . NMTCs were provided by Research Park, the People Fund, and McCormack, Baron, Salazar. The East End Maker Hub is a Community Wealth Building Project.

     


    EVENT AGENDA:

    4:00-4:30            Arrival/Check-in/Network
    4:30-4:40            Welcome, overview and vision
    4:40-5:10            Tours (3-4 groups)
    5:10-5:30            TXRX Space
    5:30-6:00            Networking and Questions