COLLABORATE is going to Texas! San Antonio is a diverse, progressive and globally competitive city experiencing economic growth in industries such as bio-science and healthcare. 2019 will be the city's 301st anniversary! Save the date and make plans to enjoy the people and heritage of this brilliant city.

    Before You Book

    1. Book your room in the IOUG hotel block before registering to get a $200 discount off conference registration fees. Save your acknowledgement code! You'll be asked for it when you register. 
    2. Please note if you have more than one person in your room when booking so the discount code can apply to all occupants. 
    3. Be advised of housing scams! COLLABORATE 19 will never contact you directly to set up a reservation.


    Hotel Accommodations



    Grand Hyatt San Antonio $219

    600 E Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205

     Next to the Henry B. González Convention Center



    Marriott RiverCenter $234

    101 Bowie St, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA

     One block from the Henry B. González Convention Center



    Marriott Riverwalk $234

    889 E Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205

     One block from the Henry B. González Convention Center.



    Frequently Asked Questions

    Registration Discount

    Book housing prior to registering for COLLABORATE 19 to receive a $200 registration discount.

    Group Cut-Off Date

    The group cut off date is March 7, 2019.

    Local Attendees

    A COLLABORATE 19 hotel rooming block exemption is applicable to an attendee whose business address is within selected zip code areas. The attendee is exempt from having to stay at a hotel in order to receive the $200 discount on their conference registration. The conference registration system will automatically detect a qualifying zip code. If you have any questions about these parameters or registration in general, please email

    Cancelling a Reservation

    IOUG will charge a cancellation fee on all reservations as follows:

  • October 17, 2018 through December 31, 2018 at 11:59pm ET - No fee to cancel - $0
  • January 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019 at 11:59pm ET - $75
  • March 1, 2019 through April 6, 2019 at 11:59pm ET - $125

  • Travel to San Antonio

    San Antonio International Airport (SAT)

    • Over 2,600 acres with two terminals
    • 11 domestic and international airlines provide regular commercial service
    • Over 53 non-stop domestic and international destinations
    • View a list of airlines and nonstop flights

    For more information, click here. 

    Ground Transportation

    There are numerous ground transportation options available from the San Antonio International Airport. Services include:


    Taxi cabs are available at the outer commercial curbside at Terminal A. For assistance, please contact the Airport Ground Transportation employee (wearing a red shirt). Fare to San Antonio downtown areas start at $24-$29 (US) per taxi cab. 

    Ride Share

    Approved rideshare services (or ride-hailing or ride-booking service companies) meet customers on the outer commercial curbside lower level Terminal A. 

    Rental Cars

    There are several companies to choose from when renting a car at San Antonio International Airport. Please contact the company of your choice for more information. Car rental counters are located in the lobby of our Consolidated Car Rental Facility. Take the elevator or escalator to the Mezzanine Level in Terminal B and cross the Sky Bridge.


    SuperShuttle provides airport rides to and from San Antonio International Airport to any address in the Greater San Antonio area and beyond with service operating 24 hours daily. 

    SuperShuttle has two ticket counters, both located in the Baggage Claim area of Terminal A and Terminal B. The ticket counters are open from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. with an after hours contact available 24/7 at 210-BLUE-VAN.


    Explore San Antonio

    Henry B. González Convention Center

    The Henry B. González Convention Center is nestled in the heart of historic downtown San Antonio, along the banks of the world famous River Walk. The facility is the central component of the city’s successful convention industry. The Center, named for the late U.S. Congressman Henry B. González, hosts more than 300 events each year with over 750,000 convention delegates from around the world.

    San Antonio River Walk

    The San Antonio River Walk is a verdant oasis of cypress-lined paved paths, arched stone bridges and lush landscapes. It gently winds through the city center, providing you easy access to the city’s cultural hot spots, restaurants, historic sites and other attractions.

    Special Offers for COLLABORATE 19 Attendees

    Visit San Antonio is offering COLLABORATE 19 attendees special discounts through the Show Us Your Badge program. By showing a COLLABORATE 19 badge, attendees can receive discounts and special offers at over 50 restaurants and nightlife establishments in downtown San Antonio.

    Make plans to visit these Show Us Your Badge establishments while in San Antonio!





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