Javits Staff Rescues Falcon
As the Javits Center continues to evolve into a bird sanctuary, our employees certainly understand the buildingโ€™s importance to the environment and are always willing to help their winged colleagues in need. Earlier this month, two... >>
Live from the Green Roof!
New York Convention Center Operating Corporation (NYCCOC) President and CEO Alan Steel has announced the creation of a live video web stream from the Javits Centerโ€™s green roof, the second largest of its kind in the United States. The... >>
New 11th Avenue Planters
The Javits Center has installed a series of concrete planters along the 11th Avenue entrances as part of an ongoing security enhancement and beautification project throughout the facility. The planters โ€“ filled with 10 types of plants... >>
First Hudson Yards Building Opens
The first completed skyscraper at the Hudson Yards development officially opened its doors in late May, welcoming employees from Coach, Inc. to their new headquarters, according to Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group. The... >>
17 Bird Species at Javits Center
More than 1,100 bird sightings and 17 species were observed on the Javits Centerโ€™s green roof in 2015, according to a new study conducted by the New York City Audubon. Of the 1,124 bird sightings during the ecological study in 2015, 17... >>
Gov. Cuomo Announces Thanksgiving Food Donations
In November, the Javits Center hosted Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, who announced a New York State partnership with Walmart, Wegmans, the National Supermarket Association, The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and FreshDirect this past Thanksgiving... >>