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New Orleans Destination Information

EBA 2019 Winter Conference

New Orleans, Louisiana | January 20 - 23, 2019


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Destination: New Orleans, Louisiana


New Orleans: The Home of Jazz

New Orleans is world-renowned for its distinct music, Creole cuisine, unique dialect, and its annual celebrations and festivals, most notably Mardi Gras. The historic heart of the city is the French Quarter, known for its French and Spanish Creole architecture and vibrant nightlife along Bourbon Street. The city has been described as the "most unique"in the United States, owing in large part to its cross-cultural and multilingual heritage.


New Orleans is one of the most walkable cities in America, and has diverse neighborhoods and culture. Recent innovation and a rich entrepreneurial ecosystem have earned the city the nickname, the Silicon Bayou. Additionally, has named New Orleans the "Coolest Start-up City in America,” and says it's the No. 1 "biggest brain magnet.” Between the world-class food and electrifying music, New Orleans knows how to get things rollin’ on the river, as we get down to business.


Photo courtesy of Paul Broussard


Conference Location & Host Hotel:

Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
621 St. Louis Street
New Orleans, LA 70130


Omni Royal Orleans offers graceful elegance in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter. Located at the fashionable intersection of St. Louis and Royal streets, our conference hotel has received the Four Diamond luxury award for the past 31 years and earned the Pinnacle Award for our thoughtful meeting services. Located just 12 miles from Louis Armstrong International Airport, the hotel has a partnership with Airport Shuttle, the official shared shuttle service of the New Orleans airport, for you to make arrival and departure transportation arrangements for a seamless travel experience.


EBA has secured a room block with rates starting at $179 per night.

Click here to book online, or call Omni's reservations center at 1-800-578-0500. The deadline for room block rates is Friday, December 28, 2018.