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Creative Industry Day Information for Participants

Information for Registered Companies/Organizationsportfolio site logo

  • Check In between 10 am - 12:45 pm, RIT Gordon Field House.
  • Lunch buffet and drinks will be served from 11:30 - 1:30.
  • Each company/portfolio reviewer will have a table with their company name, skirting. The tables are 6 ft in length.
  • Feel free to bring a company table top display or company product or literature.
  • Wireless internet is available. We will try to accomodate all requests for electricity (requests are part of registration).
  • Taxis are available at airport. Suggestions: Airport Taxi 235-0508, Marketplace Taxi 647-9970, Checker 325-2460. We are about a 20 minute ride from the airport.

Shipping Information

Before Event

If you ship materials, If you plan to send materials, ship to arrive between March 21-28th. Please use the following address:

RIT Creative Industry Day/ COMPANY NAME
Office of Cooperative Education and Career Services
335 John Street
Rochester, NY 14623
ATTN: David Travaglini
585-475-2124

Shipped materials arriving before "RIT Creative Industry Day" will be delivered to your booth prior to the start of the event. Please DO NOT send packages to the Gordon Field House.

After Event

For any items you wish to have shipped back to you after the event, please bring return shipping labels filled out and ready to place on all return packages. These items will be shipped out the morning after the event, provided all necessary information is included on the shipping label.

If you are sending a messenger service to retrieve your booth/display, you may direct them to:
Rochester Institute of Technology
Gordon Field House
149 Lomb Memorial Dr.
Rochester, NY 14623

Parking and Hotel Information

When you arrive on campus for RIT Creative Industry Day, please follow the signs to Parking Lot D which is directly in front of the Gordon Field House, or Lots G or H.

Here are hotel accomodations you may want to look into.

 

Directions

The address for the Field House is 149 Lomb Memorial Dr. Rochester, NY 14623

RIT's main campus is five miles from both the airport and New York State Thruway (Interstate 90), exit 46.

From the NYS Thruway Take exit 46 and proceed north on I-390 to exit 13 (Hylan Drive). Take a left onto Hylan Drive and continue north to Jefferson Road (Route 252), and take a left at the light. Proceed west a short distance to the campus, RIT's main entrance will be on your left. 

From the Airport Turn right onto Brooks Avenue, then a quick right onto I-390 South. From I-390, take the next exit (Scottsville Road) and turn right at the end of the ramp. Drive for approximately three miles, and then turn left onto Jefferson Road (Route 252). Proceed east a short distance to the campus, RIT's main entrance will be on your right.

 

Ground Transportation

Rochester is served by Greyhound and Trailways bus lines (Rochester Bus Station) and Amtrak as well as public bus and train lines. The Greater Rochester International Airport is five miles from both the airport and the New York State Thruway (Interstate 90), exit 46.

Taxi Information

Taxis are available at the train and bus stations, as well as the airport. RIT is also a stop on Route 24 of the Regional Transit Service, the area's mass transit bus system. Uber and Lyft ride services will become available soon in all of New York State.

You can call ahead -- here are some Taxi Services in Rochester:

Airport Taxi Rochester, NY  585-957-2470
Apple Transport  585-427-7330
Park Avenue Taxi  585-851-1888
Rochester Airport Transportation  585-369-6667
Rochester Cab Taxi Service  585-353-9556
Rochester Taxi and Brighton Cab  585-435-6955