Convergence NYC

Convergence NYC will be a gathering of emerging architects, motivated architecture students and established designers from some of the most exciting architecture firms in New York City. Activities include a panel discussion, architecture firm visits for students, and opportunities for socializing and networking.

Participating Firms:

REX (OMA NY)

Diller Scofidio + Renfro

HOK

FLAnk

SHoP

FX Fowle

Dattner

Mancini Duffy

Perkins+Will

Beyer Blinder Belle and more...

Schedule:
Friday 2/23

Two groups will be traveling to New York City on the Shortline bus which will pick up at the North Campus, CC Lot. Meet in front of Rand Hall at one of the times listed below to walk to North Campus in groups. This will make it easier to coordinate buying bus tickets.

3:45 PM 1st group meets in front of Rand

5:40 PM 2nd group meets in front of Rand

9:50 PM 1st group arrives in NYC and checks in at Hotel

11:59 PM 2nd group arrives in NYC and checks in at Hotel

10:00 PM - 1:00 AM Social/Networking gathering TBA

Saturday 2/24

10:00 - 11:30 AM Brunch/Orientation at the Center for Architecture (CFA)

12:00 - 1:00 PM 1st Office Visit

1:30 - 2:30 PM 2nd Office Visit

3:00 - 5:00 PM Lunch/Panel Discussion at CFA

6:00 PM Social/Networking gathering TBA

6:30, 8:30, 11:00 PM Buses leave from the Port Authority back to Ithaca

Registration: You must pay all fees at the time of pre-registration:

$15 = Event registration only

$20 = Event registratoin + bus or hotel

$25 = Event registration + bus + hotel

IMPORTANT: Pre-registering will ensure that you are able to participate in all the scheduled events and, for a limited number of students, will ensure that you have a bed at the hotel and a round-trip bus ticket (Shortline) to NYC. Funds for travel and accommodations are limited and the rates above cannot be guaranteed to all students. Funds will be distributed based on the order in which students register. It will be possible to register and pay the event fee at the CFA on Saturday if space is still available.