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July 11-13, 2016
Brooklyn, New York

Library Selection
Our Robots, Ourselves: Robotics and the Myths of Autonomy (Viking, 2015)
By David A. Mindell




Conference Location New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
333 Adams St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: +1 718.246.7000

hotel Reservations

TTI/Vanguard has arranged a discounted block of rooms for US$269 per night at New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge.

• The group rate is available through June 17, 2016, and is subject to availability.
• The rate does not include taxes or additional charges that may apply.
• Check-in time: 4:00 pm
• Check-out time: 11:00 am
• All changes/cancellations to reservations are responsibility of the attendee.

Online Reservations:
CLICK HERE for online reservations.

Telephone Reservations:
Please contact global reservations at +1 888.236.2427 (toll-free). Please mention you are with the TTI/Vanguard conference to receive our group rate.

You will receive a special link in your conference registration confirmation which lets you make a government rate reservations directly through the hotel’s website.  We are unable to provide the link without an approved registration.  This rate is valid through June 17 or until the government room block fills, whichever comes first. Reservations made after that date are on a space available basis. We recommend booking your room early! If you have any questions, please contact the meeting planner, Robin Lockett at +1 310.394.8305, ext. 245 or

Travel Options

There are 3 airports you can fly into:
LaGuardia Airport - LGA (10.4 miles/17 km) from the hotel.
Estimated taxi fare: 35 USD  (one way)
Public Transportation: Take the Q70 or Q33 to Roosevelt Ave/74th Street Jackson Heights subway station (terminus for both buses). Then take the F train (Manhattan-bound) to Jay Street/Metrotech. 

John F Kennedy International Airport - JFK (19 miles/31 km) from the hotel.
Estimated taxi fare: 50 USD (one way)
Public Transportation: Airtrain to Howard Beach station. Then take the A train (Manhattan-bound) to Jay Street/Metrotech.

Newark Liberty International Airport - EWR (14.8 miles/24 km) from the hotel.
Estimated taxi fare: 90 USD (one way)

MTA Subway
2,3,4,5 — Exit Borough Hall station.
A,C,F,R — Exit Jay Street/Metrotech station.

Guest/Spouse TTI/Vanguard gladly welcomes your guest/spouse to any of our reception/dinner functions. Guests/spouses may attend breakfasts but only after the conference has begun (8:30 am–9:30 am). Please note: Guests/spouses cannot be accommodated inside our conferences, workshops, on field trips, or at our working breakfasts and lunches.

Attire Dress for TTI/Vanguard conferences is business casual.

Internet Internet connectivity, both Ethernet and wireless, will be provided during the meeting.

Contact For questions about reservations and logistics for this event, please contact:
Robin Lockett at or +1 310.394.8305, ext. 245.

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