Venue & Hotel Information

Venue Information

The ISPOR 2019 Conference will be held on May 18-22, 2019 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
http://www.mccno.com/

The New Orleans Convention Center is the premier location for meetings, conferences, and trade shows. With over one million square feet of exhibit space, and recent renovations introducing the new Great Hall, it is easy to understand why this convention Center is ranked among the nation’s best and most technologically advanced.

  • ISPOR Registration will be located in Hall H on the first floor of the Convention Center.
  • The Plenary sessions will be held in the New Orleans Theater, entrance on the mid-level floor located between the second and third floors of Hall H in the Convention Center.
  • Presentations will be held on the second floor of the Convention Center, just above Hall H.
  • The Exhibit – Poster Hall will be in Hall H on the first floor of the Convention Center.

Click here to view the Convention Center Floor Plans.
Click here to take a Virtual Tour of the New Orleans Convention Center.

Getting to the Convention Center

Conveniently situated in the South-central U.S, New Orleans is ideal for travelers.

By Air

Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) is New Orleans’s main airport. Sixteen airlines provide service to New Orleans, including direct non-stop flights from 55 different major US cities. The Airport is a short drive from the Convention Center, approximately only 16.2 miles away.

By Rail

Amtrak offers routes to New Orleans from numerous cities across the country. Three of the main train services are: City of New Orleans- originating in Chicago, Crescent- originating in New York City, and Sunset Limited- originating in Los Angeles. All trains service the New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal- located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, just 1.2 miles away from the Convention Center.

Directions and Parking for the New Orleans Convention Center

Driving Directions
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Parking
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HOTEL INFORMATION

ISPOR has negotiated discounted rates with prime hotels within close proximity to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center located in the heart of downtown New Orleans. 

Due to the growth of the Annual International Meeting and demand for hotel rooms, ISPOR has contracted with eight local hotels. Individual and group booking instructions are listed below for each hotel. Accommodations are available on a first come, first served basis. 

Click here for a map of the hotels.

Attendees may reserve accommodations until Monday, April 15, 2019, based on availability.

Hilton New Orleans Riverside ~ Headquarter Hotel
Two Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130
Rates starting from $259++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Kourtney Tate, Event Manager at Kourtney.tate@hilton.com or 1-504-556-3772 to complete your booking.

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $249++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Katie Horstman, Event Manager at Katie.Horstman@marriott.com or 1-504-583-5431 to complete your booking.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott New Orleans Downtown/Convention Center
301 St. Joseph Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $220++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Elizabeth Ormsby, Convention Event Specialist at Elizabeth.Ormsby@marriott.com or 1-504-388-7559 to complete your booking.

JW Marriott New Orleans
614 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $245++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Stephanie Bertoniere, Group Housing Coordinator at Stephanie.Bertoniere@marriott.com or 1-504-527-6719 to complete your booking.

Renaissance New Orleans Arts Warehouse District Hotel
700 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $235++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Renaissance Group Reservations at 1-800-431-8634.

Courtyard by Marriott New Orleans Downtown/Convention Center
300 Julia Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $218++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Elizabeth Ormsby, Convention Event Specialist at Elizabeth.Ormsby@marriott.com or 1-504-388-7559 to complete your booking.

Residence Inn New Orleans Downtown
345 St. Joseph Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $220++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Elizabeth Ormsby, Convention Event Specialist at Elizabeth.Ormsby@marriott.com or 1-504-388-7559 to complete your booking.

Le Meridien New Orleans
333 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Rates starting from $235++
Individual Booking Link: BOOK NOW
Group Reservations: For groups booking 10 or more rooms, you must contact Tamyra Morris, Event Manager at Tamyra.Morris@marriott.com or 1-504-207-5039.

Individual Booking Policies

  • Advanced Deposit Required: An advanced deposit must accompany all room reservations.  The method of payment that you provide will be charged for one-night's room and tax on Monday, April 15, 2019.
  • Cancellations: Individuals who cancel their reservations on or after Monday, April 15, 2019, will forfeit their deposit of one-night's room and tax.
  • Early Departure Fee: If you check-in to the hotel and depart earlier than your confirmed check-out date, a one-night room and tax early departure fee will be charged to the credit card on file.
  • Important: The above booking policy supersedes the hotel’s normal cancellation policy for reservations and any terms listed on the individual confirmation forms.

Group Booking Policies

  • For reservations of 10 or more rooms, you must contact the hotel property directly to complete the booking process. You are not able to reserve group reservations through the online booking system.
  • Group reservations will not be held without an individual name attached to each reservation. Reservations of more than 2 rooms require all guests names at time of reservation and individual payment method (credit card number) for each reservation. Hotel may cancel any reservations held with duplicate names.
  • Advanced Deposit Required: An advanced deposit must accompany all room reservations.  The method of payment that you provide will be charged for two-night's room and tax on Monday, April 1, 2019 to each reservation under the group.
  • Cancellations: Groups who cancel their reservations on or after Monday, April 1, 2019, will forfeit their deposit of two-night's room and tax per reservation.
  • Early Departure Fee: If you check-in to the hotel and depart earlier than your confirmed check-out date, a one-night room and tax early departure fee will be charged to the credit card on file.
  • Important: The above booking policy supersedes the hotel’s normal cancellation policy for reservations and any terms listed on the confirmation forms.
  • Group billing requests are subject to the hotel’s normal credit policies. Please contact the hotel’s assigned ISPOR event manager directly at least six weeks prior to arrival for special billing arrangements.

Advisory Of Non-Approved Vendors-Solicitors

You may be contacted by vendors offering services which are not authorized by ISPOR.  We are aware of the following non-affiliated vendors and solicitors. This list will be updated ongoing as needed.  Please know that ISPOR has not given approval for these companies to contact delegates, nor represent ISPOR, the conference or the city and does not guarantee products or services from these vendors.

ISPOR does not provide/sell member or delegate list. If you are contacted with an offer to purchase an attendee list from an ISPOR Conference, please note that is false advertising and you should not engage the vendor.

If you are contacted by a vendor and unsure of their association with ISPOR please send an email to conferencesinfo@ispor.org and we will confirm their status.

Approved ISPOR Vendors Include:

  • Freeman Decorating, exclusively for exhibit services and shipping
  • Centerplate Catering exclusively by the Convention Center
  • Electrical and Internet exclusively by the Convention Center, exhibit_services@mccno.com
  • Audio Visual exclusively by the Convention Center

Non-Approved Vendors/Solicitors. Please know that ISPOR has not given approval for the following companies to contact delegates, or represent ISPOR, the conference or the city, and does not guarantee products or services from these vendors:

Hotel/Housing – ISPOR is not associated with any housing agencies for ISPOR 2019.

Visit back for list of non-approved vendors/solicitors.