Getting Here

All E^3 & NYBPC events are happening at the Sage Colleges - Albany Campus, located at 130 New Scotland Avenue, Albany NY. Please start at the Armory at Sage with registration.


There are 2 phone apps - 1 for logistics and 1 for networking.

Logistics - “Upstate Capital” app in the App Store or Google Play. Download it for schedules, maps, where to go, what to see and do, and how to find out what’s happening where & when.

Networking - “Brella” app - download the Brella App from the App Store or Google Play - and use the code econference to join the event. Complete your profile, select your interests, write a catchy phrase and you’re in! Brella’s matchmaking algorithm will suggest the most relevant connections based on your interests. All Brella networking takes place in Room 209.


There are a number of room blocks at local hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center - 62 New Scotland Ave - 0.4 miles (2 minutes) - $174.00/night. Block expires April 15.

TownePlace Suites Albany Downtown/Medical Center - 22 Holland Ave - 0.8 miles (4 minutes) - $129.00/night . Block expires April 8.

Courtyard Albany Thruway (Marriott) - 1455 Washington Ave - 4.1 miles (13 minutes) - $129.00/night. Block expires April 10.

Hilton Garden Inn Albany SUNY Area - 1389 Washington Ave - 4 miles (13 minutes) - $109.00/night. Block expires April 17.

Holiday Inn Express Downtown Albany - 300 Broadway - 3.3 miles (13 minutes) - $89.00/night. Block expires April 18. Use code ECU when booking.


There is on-street parking around the Armory at Sage, and we have secured some lot space as well.  Check your email for specific instructions if you’re a judge, mentor, volunteer or expo participant.

Please carpool as much as possible.

If staying at a hotel overnight the night before, please leave your car at the hotel and either walk or take a taxi or rideshare to and from the Armory at Sage.

Check out this map - parking lots are marked in blue: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1M8P9YASq1IVuiRj3tsjA1YNiHvMaPXGA&usp=sharing

Parking lots:

Albany College of Pharmacy - Notre Dame lot at 1 Notre Dame Drive - no permit is necessary.  When the lot gets full, the gate will go down. ~10-minute walk to Armory.

PERMIT REQUIRED - Albany Law School - Lot 11 at 9 Samaritan Rd, Albany, NY 12208. Please stop by registration for a printed copy of the permit. ~10-minute walk to Armory.