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Meet Where You Want to Be

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New York City is a dynamic hub of culture and industry. With a population drawn from hundreds of nations—more than 3 million of today’s New Yorkers were born overseas—the City is also a place where delegates from around the world feel welcome.

There are more Fortune 500 companies in New York City than in any other US city, making it an ideal place to do business no matter what industry you work in.

This robust network of talent—together with the City’s vast array of landmark attractions—practically guarantees record attendance for every type of meeting.

Corporate Meetings

With more industry leaders than any other US city, New York City inspires professionals across all industries to meet business challenges head on and take inspiration from the hundreds of innovative corporations headquartered here.

  • NYC’s wide selection of venues can suit any type of event, whether you’re looking to hold a large session, board meeting, sales training or team-building session.
  • Each day there are hundreds of direct flights to New York City’s three international airports, making it easy for attendees to travel to meetings held here.
  • The City’s thriving restaurant scene is a draw for attendees and gives planners a wide range of options for offsite dinners and receptions.
     

Association Groups

Choosing NYC means a record number of delegates will want to attend your meeting.

  • The City’s three major airports, affordable 24-hour public transportation and regional train and bus lines make it easy for attendees to get here and get around.
  • Thanks to a brisk pipeline of new hotel rooms throughout the five boroughs, the City offers flexible pricing and a wide range of options for every type of event.
  • The NY5000, just steps from Times Square, provides nearly 5,000 guest rooms and 225,000 square feet of meeting space in one centrally located square block.

Incentive Travel

Think your delegates have seen it all? They’ll find an always-fresh lineup of unique experiences and events in the City. It’s simple to arrange group visits to iconic NYC attractions and landmarks. Some highlights include:

  • Attending cocktail receptions inside historic landmarks or at up-and-coming art galleries
  • Seeing award-winning Broadway shows—and meeting some of their stars
  • Savoring international cuisines and engaging with celebrity chefs at top restaurants
  • Viewing private runway shows and going on shopping excursions at renowned retailers

Trade Shows

New York City has an incredible variety of flexible spaces that offer a range of services.

  • With its global allure and easy accessibility to travelers—regional, domestic and international—the City practically guarantees record attendance. Our team of experts can help you choose between NYC’s dozens of venues for large-scale meetings, which includes one of the nation’s busiest convention centers. 
  • The Javits Center offers more than 840,000 square feet of exhibition space. Its current expansion project will nearly double its eco-conscious footprint and increase its meeting space by a factor of five by 2021.
  • Piers 92 and 94 offer 208,000 square feet of flexible exhibition space right on the banks of the Hudson River.

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