ABOUT NEW YORK
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If you are travelling from overseas, depending on the airline and your choice, you will be arriving at either John F. Kennedy International Airport or Newark Liberty International Airport. You have a few choices to arrive at conference venue:
- You can catch a taxi that will take you directly to conference venue.
- You can catch a train from airport that will take you directly to nearest subway (train station). The nearest train subway station is Queens Plaza. You can collect a New York subway (train network) map from any subway station.
The conference hotel is located at the following address:
Hilton Garden Inn
29-21 41st Avenue, Long Island City, New York, 11101, USA
It is the responsibility of delegate's to arrange their own travel insurance. The conference does not solicit or have any arrangements with any companies on this matter. The following links are provided for information only: www.travelinsuranceweb.com.au
Please discuss with your travel agent in your own country about your travel insurance before you fly.