Travel Tips

EmComm East will be held at St. John Fisher College.

Driving Directions

St. John Fisher College is located six miles southeast of Rochester, NY, in the suburb of Pittsford.

3690 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618

The New York State Thruway runs south of the city. The easiest approach is from Thruway Exit 45, which is marked “Rochester-490.”

From that point, take I-490 for about 10 minutes to Exit 25, Fairport Road/NY 31F.

Turn left onto Route 31F going west and proceed to the main entrance of campus.

The main entrance of the College is one-half mile from I-490, at a traffic light where Fairport Road meets East Avenue (Route 96).

A campus map can be downloaded here.  More specific directions can be found on the St. John Fisher College website. EmComm East signs will be visible from Fairport Road.   Park in the lot labeled “A” on the campus map.


St. John Fisher College is about a 15 minute drive from the Rochester International Airport.


EmComm East has reserved a block of rooms at the Penfield Courtyard by Marriott/East

1000 Linden Park
Rochester, New York 14625

Online Reservations: use our reservation links to reserve on Marriott Website:

Phone Reservations: call the Marriott Reservation Center at 585-385-8620. Ask for Courtyard by Marriott East/Penfield and identify association with the EmComm East.  Do not use any other posted telephone number, or you may not get the conference rate. Our block of rooms will be held until September 6, 2013.

You are responsible for all charges associated with the reservation of these rooms.  It is a smoke free hotel.

If you are interested in other hotels, we suggest looking at for nearby hotels