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IEEE RO-MAN 2016 In New York City

Optional Tour

There are still spaces for the tour.  Please register ASAP!  Use the eventbrite link below:




THE RIDE is the critically and virally acclaimed attraction that uses New York City and its iconic landmarks as the backdrop for a theatrical event that blurs the boundary between tour and performance. THE RIDE’s patented traveling theatres are designed with coliseum seating and floor-to-ceiling glass windows truly making the streets the stage. Immediately after departure, guests won’t be able to tell where the New York City streets begin and the show ends!  Conference organizers and THE RIDE have collaborated to design a unique experience exclusive to Ro-Man 2016 participants.

This optional tour is a customized tour of NYC, provided by THE RIDE (https://experiencetheride.com/ ), THE RIDE is an interactive entertainment bus tour where the streets of New York City is the stage.  Award-winning comedic hosts will welcome you aboard our moving theater which navigates a 75 minute route through NYC (e.g., Midtown Manhattan and Times Square). Our hilarious hosts are trained in improvisation so that each performance is fresh depending on what’s happening on the street that day. The tour is specially customized for the RO-MAN conference. Please join your fellow conference attendees for a one-of-a-kind experience! This tour will depart - Teachers College Columbia University -- to the United Nations where the banquet dinner will be held. All tour tickets will be distributed in your registration packet.

Special THE RIDE tour of New York City departing from Columbia University and drop-off at the United Nations for conference banquet 
Conference Price $59 (per person) 

please RSVP through the papercept registration system 

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