Hilton New York JFK Airport Hotel
144-02 135th Avenue, Jamaica
New York 11436
Conference Dates: May 21-22, 2018
New York City comprises 5 regions sedentary where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a compactly populated constituency that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic places involve of skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway Theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square Situated on one of the world's largest natural harbors. New York City consists of five boroughs, each of which is a dispersed county of New York State. The five regions – Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, and Staten Island – were amalgamated into a single city in 1898. The city and its metropolitan area establish the premier postern for legal immigration to the United States, and as many as 800 languages are spoken in New York, creating it the most linguistically miscellaneous city in the world. New York City is homespun to more than 3.2 million residents born separate the United States, the world's largest foreign-born population of any city. By 2016 conjectures, the New York City urbanite region remains by a momentous margin the most populous in the United States, as defined by both the Metropolitan Statistical Area, 20.2 million residents, and the Collective Statistical Area .23.7 million residents. In 2013. The average temperature in January is about 31 °F (0 °C) and in June about 72 °F (22 °C), but recorded temperature extremes range from 15 to 106 °F (26 to 41°C). Because of New York’s moderate climate, the harbour rarely freezes. The annual precipitation is 44 inches (1,120 mm). Over 120 colleges and universities are located in New York City, including Columbia University, New York University, and Rockefeller University, which have been ranked among the top 35 in the world. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important centre for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. The Statue of Liberty greeted millions of immigrants as they came to the Americas by ship in the late centuries and is a symbol of the United States and its democracy. Tourism is a vital industry for New York City, which has witnessed a growing combined volume of international and domestic tourists, receiving a sixth consecutive record of nearly 60 million visitors in 2016. Major tourist destinations include Times Square, Broadway theater productions, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the United Nations Headquarters, museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, green spaces such as Central Park and Washington Square Park; Rockefeller Center, the Manhattan Chinatown, Midtown Manhattan, Times Square, the Unisphere in Queens, the Brooklyn Bridge and Lower Manhattan with One World Trade Centre.