FAQs

Tell me more about ADL:

ADL is a leading anti-hate organization. Founded in 1913 in response to an escalating climate of antisemitism and bigotry, its timeless mission is to protect the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all. Today, ADL continues to fight all forms of hate with the same vigor and passion. ADL is the first call when acts of antisemitism occur. A global leader in exposing extremism, delivering anti-bias education, and fighting hate online, ADL’s ultimate goal is a world in which no group or individual suffers from bias, discrimination or hate.

Why should I attend Never Is Now?

Never Is Now is the world’s largest annual summit on antisemitism and hate. By attending this event you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Join crucial conversations about antisemitism, bigotry and hate.
  • Hear from incredible experts and thought leaders with a vision for creating lasting change.
  • Discover how you can take immediate action in your community and beyond.
  • Make personal connections with members of ADL’s global community.
  • Find the inspiration you need to continue fighting hate for good.

Join us in NYC this November by registering here.

When and where is Never Is Now?

Never Is Now 2022 will be back live and in person on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in NYC. There will also be virtual programming available for those who cannot attend in person. The venue is located at 429 11th Ave, New York, NY 10001

How can I register for Never Is Now?

Register for Never Is Now here.

What is the cost to attend Never Is Now?

There are a variety of ticket options including select discounts, group rates and packages.

General Admission tickets are $200. Platinum Experience tickets are $350.

Are there discounts or packages for College Students?

All college student tickets are a special reduced rate of $36 and we offer discounted ticket packages. Our Never Is Now Greek Life package includes registration for two Greek Life leaders and four students for $500, and our Never Is Now Hillel package includes registration for one staff member and three students for $250. Email neverisnow@adl.org for more information and to register for our special college student rates.

If you are unable to join us in person, you can register for a free virtual ticket to gain access to select livestreamed parts of the event. Please click here to register now!

Please email us at neverisnow@adl.org if you have questions about tickets or registration options, or to register for free K-12 student tickets.

I am a High School student –how can I attend Never Is Now and is there special programming?

While all Never Is Now programming is appropriate for high school students, there are additional exclusive elements for those who register as a high school student. Please email ninstudent@adl.org for information and to register.

Are CLE (Continuing Legal Education) credits being offered at Never Is Now?

Yes. We will be offering CLE credit for Never Is Now. During the registration process, you will have an opportunity to indicate your interest in receiving CLE credits and will receive communication around the offering. If you have any additional questions, please email nincle@adl.org.

What time does the Summit start?

Never Is Now is one day only on November 10. We will share a full agenda with detailed times closer to the event.

Who will be speaking at Never Is Now 2022?

There will be extraordinary speakers and subject matter experts at Never Is Now. Please check back frequently for updated information about speakers and click here to see the 2021 lineup.

Where can I view the agenda?

Our agenda will have a variety of panels that tackle crucial conversations about antisemitism and hate. Please register here so you will be the first to know when topics and speakers are announced and don’t forget to check back frequently for updates. You can also learn about the topics and speakers from last year by watching the Never Is Now 2021 panels.

Will meals be provided? Will there be kosher options?

Yes, food and beverages will be provided including kosher and kosher style options. Please check back closer to the event for specific details.

What is the dress code?

There is no strict dress code, however, we suggest comfortable shoes and business casual attire.

What are the guidelines and COVID regulations for attendees?

The safety of attendees and staff is our highest priority. ADL events are for fully vaccinated guests only. Per the CDC, a fully vaccinated person has received an initial series of the Covid-19 vaccine as well as a booster. This rule does not apply to individuals with religious and medical exemptions. We will also comply with the venue’s health and safety requirements in place at the time of the event. We will continue to monitor the evolving situation and guidelines and update them here.

If my plans change, can I cancel my registration?

We hope you will be able to join us. If you need to cancel, all registration fees will be refunded if canceled before August 31, 2022. After this date, a 50% refund will be given. After October 1, 2022, we will not be able to offer refunds. You can cancel or modify your registration with your confirmation number or email neverisnow@adl.org.

Are registration fees tax-deductible?

No.

Where should I stay? See below for hotels within walking distance of the Javits Center.

  • Hilton Garden Inn New York Times Square South: 326 West 37th Street, New York, NY 10018
  • Courtyard New York Manhattan/Midtown West: 461 West 34th Street, Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001
  • Arlo Midtown: 351 West 38th Street, New York, NY 10018
  • Four Points by Sheraton Manhattan Midtown West: 444 10th Avenue, entrance on corner of 35th Street, 10th Avenue

Please note: The Jacob K. Javits Conference Center is an easy commute from most Manhattan hotels. Please check back frequently for updated information about hotel booking and preferred pricing for Summit guests.

Who should I contact if I have additional questions or need help?

Please email neverisnow@adl.org.

What should I do if I want to support ADL but can’t attend?

You can always support our work by donating here.