Social Program

US Group Reception FULL

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 / 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm / Press Lounge at Kimpton Ink48 (653 11th Ave, New York, NY 10036)

 Ticket required, cost included in registration

The US Group invites committee members, early delegates, and workshop attendees to join us for hors d'oeuvres, beverages, and sweeping city views at the Press Lounge, located on the sixteenth floor of Ink48 Hotel. Please note that this event is limited to a maximum of 350 attendees.

Welcome Reception

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 / 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm / Javits Center (655 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001)

Ticket required, cost included in registration

All conference attendees and accompanying persons are invited to a Welcome Reception to celebrate the first day of the Congress’s technical conference. Experience the New York subway theme with passed appetizers, beverages and entertainment, featuring an interactive event lead by the Young Engineers. Held at the Javits Center, it will allow for networking amongst attendees and socializing with our sponsors and exhibitors.


Congress Gala Dinner and After Party

Thursday, September 5, 2019 / 6:30 pm – 12:30 am / Guastavino’s (409 E 59th St, New York, NY 10022)

The gala dinner will be held at Guastavino’s, an architectural masterpiece and designated New York City Landmark. Come and enjoy delicious cuisine, entertainment, and good company underneath the 59th Street Bridge and canopy of tile vaults designed by Rafael Guastavino. The after party will be hosted in the same venue immediately following dinner, and will include networking, music, and entertainment for all to enjoy.

Gala Dinner 6:30-10:30 Ticket Required - $225 per person

The gala dinner includes a cocktail hour and three-course seated dinner with beverages.

After Party 10:30-12:30 Ticket Required - $40 per person

The after-party includes a two-hour open bar for wine and beer.