Honey Harvested at the Javits Center
Thanks to a rainy spring and a thriving green roof, we harvested 1,200 ounces of honey from our rooftop bee hives – four times the amount we harvested last year! Five volunteer employees helped our sustainability staff extract the honey... >>
Javits Center to Install Rooftop Solar Farm
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a call for developers to submit proposals for the installation of up to 1.4 megawatts of solar renewable energy on the rooftop and sidewalk of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The... >>
Javits Juniors Scholarship Program Awards College Scholarships
Two high school students from Manhattan’s West Side have been awarded college scholarships under a new program created in partnership with the Javits Center and the Marian B. and Jacob K. Javits Foundation. The Javits Juniors Scholarship... >>
New York Building Congress Honors Javits Center
The New York Building Congress honored the Javits Center for its contributions to New York City and New York State at its 97th Anniversary Leadership Awards Luncheon at the New York Hilton Midtown in May. With nearly 1,000 guests in... >>
Employees Celebrate Earth Day!
In April, 10 employees celebrated Earth Day this year with a visit to our green roof and a lesson in beekeeping from some of our in-house experts! The lucky employees were the first to correctly answer what kind of plant makes up the green... >>
Restaurants at Hudson Yards
The unprecedented neighborhood at Hudson Yards is quickly taking shape, generating excitement across New York City and beyond -- including many of our event managers and exhibitors. One of the most anticipated features of the historic... >>