Cuba Futures is hosted at the Graduate Center of the City Univeristy of New York. This prime location, at the premier urban university system in the nation, puts us in the heart of New York City, just steps away from the Empire State Building. All panels and events are held in the Graduate Center facilities at 365 5th Avenue.  

The Graduate Center of CUNY is one of a kind consortium of over 1,700 faculty located at both its midtown campus and drawn from CUNY's 11 senior colleges and New York's cultural and scientific institutions. Nationally ranked, the Graduate Center's programs are devoted to doctoral study. The Graduate Center is located across the street from the Empire State Building on the corner of 34th Street and 5th Avenue.

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  The Graduate Center is located within walking distance of Pennsylvania Station, Grand Central Station, and the Port Authority. The 6, F, M, N, Q, and R trains are all within walking distance of the Graduate Center, as well as 34th Street crosstown busses. For further information on public transportation in the area, visit
  New York City is the largest city in the United States, home to over 8.5 million people from around the world. The cultural and economic capital of the world, New York is home to Broadway, Museum Mile, Wall Street and the United Nations. During your visit, be sure to check out all the fantastic dining, shopping, and sites across the city. Below, you will find links to four travel and visitors guides to the Big Apple.  
  There are many places to stay in and around New York City. For your convenience, we have provided the contact information for several local hotels below. Please note that there is no official hotel for the Cuba Futures conferece.

124 East 28th Street
(Between Park Avenue & Lexington Avenue)
New York, NY 10016

Phone: 212-448-0888
Fax: 212-204-0220



42 West 35th Street
(Between 5th Avenue & 6th Avenue)
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-947-0200
Fax: 212-594-3047



59 West 35th Street
((Between 5th Avenue & 6th Avenue)
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-564-3688 
Fax: 212-564-3799



63 West 35th Street
(Between 5th Avenue & 6th Avenue)
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-594-3310
Fax: 212-594-3320



299 Madison Avenue
(At 41st Street)
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 212-983-4500
Fax: 212-499-9099



45 West 35th Street
(Between 5th & 6th Avenue)
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-947-2500
Fax: 212-279-1310