Enhancing Our Security
On October 2, the Javits Center hosted its first active shooter tabletop exercise and training session provided by the NYPD’s Strategic Response Group. Several scenarios were conducted, and the classroom included all of the PSOs,... >>
Comic Con Shatters Records
New York Comic Con attracted 200,000 visitors to the Javits Center in early October, breaking last year’s attendance record and proving that the ever-growing event is one of the largest pop culture events anywhere in North America. For... >>
Expansion Continues with Javits North Demolition
As a part of the ongoing expansion project, the demolition of Javits North and the link has been completed, paving the way for the start of foundation work for new construction. Underground electrical and sewer work has been performed, and... >>
Javits Center Releases First-Ever Sustainability Report
The Javits Center has issued its first Sustainability Report, which outlines the efforts to green the largest convention center in New York. The 31-page report details a host of sustainable initiatives implemented at the Javits Center,... >>
Six New Bird Species Identified
Since 2014, 26 bird species have been observed on or near the Javits Center’s 6.75-acre green roof, proving its status as a home for area wildlife in New York City. Six new bird species were identified in 2016, according to the New York... >>
Swing Space Closed on July 1
As a part of the ongoing expansion project, the West 39th Street swing space will be officially closed to all event-related activity on July 1, 2017. Customers should plan accordingly and consult with our Event Solutions team to ensure a... >>