NYC 23 Venue

CDFAM 23 will take place at Newlab in the heart of the Brooklyn Navy Yards in NYC.


Newlab : Brooklyn Navy Yard, Building 128, 19 Morris Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205

CDFAM 23 is scheduled to take place at Newlab, a state-of-the-art facility located in the heart of the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York City. The Brooklyn Navy Yard, a historic industrial park, has a rich history of manufacturing and innovation, making it an ideal location for the conference.

Newlab is a center of invention applying innovation to some of the world’s most complex challenges in mobility, energy, and materials. The heart of Newlab is its community of inventors, engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs collaborating with partners across industries and sectors. Newlab pairs these solvers with challenges and fosters a culture of relentless incrementalism applied to real-world problems to build, test and scale world-changing solutions.    

Newlab’s central location in Brooklyn makes it accessible by public transportation, taxi and CitiBike, and within close proximity to a variety of dining and hotel options.

How to Get to There


Newlab is approx. 10 miles cab ride from both JFK and LaGuardia Airports

Subway and BNYDC Shuttle

The Brooklyn Navy Yard runs a shuttle service from the F/York St, A/C High St, and Atlantic Avenue Terminal.

Live shuttle locations (Atlantic and Dumbo routes) are available on the Transloc Rider app.


B57 and B69: Stop at Flushing Ave and Washington Ave. 

B62: Stops on Park Ave and Washington Ave.


The Navy Yard is also accessible via the NYC Ferry (Astoria route). The schedule and other details are available on the NYC Ferry website.


There are many hotels in Brooklyn and Manhattan within a quick subway, ferry or Citibike ride of the venue.

Hotel Discounts Available courtesy of Newlab.

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