Sci High Receives $1000
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, the sixth-largest convention center in the nation and a longtime hub of activity for medical and scientific shows such as American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), along with Centerplate, the Convention Center’s exclusive food and beverage partner; the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau and New Orleans Hotel and Lodging Association Education Foundation, are paying it forward to the next generation of biologists, scientists, physicians, researchers and educators.
What: Open-call auditions for the next season of FOX’s Emmy-winning series SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE!
Friday’s auditions are with producers from the show and Saturday’s callbacks are with the SYTYCD judges.
Dates: Friday, January 31, 2014 (6:00 – 9:00 AM)
• B-Roll/Photos of the line
• Interviews with auditioners
• Interview/Photo with Executive Producer Jeff Thacker
• Interview with Host Cat Deeley
Saturday, February 1, 2014 (@1:00 PM)
• Interview/Photo with Judges Nigel …Continue Reading
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Stew Krane Joins Staff as Sales Manager
Stew Krane has been named Sales Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center – the sixth largest convention center in the nation. In his new role, Krane is responsible for maintaining and developing new business from the Washington DC area as well as the Southeastern portion of the United Sates.
A native of New Orleans, Krane comes to the Convention Center from the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, where he worked directly …Continue Reading
Featured New Orleans-Themed Light Display Animated to Music
The first annual “New Orleans Christmas in the District,” a series of holiday-themed large-scale light displays in the Convention Center/Arts District, closed a successful run on January 5. The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center presented the event as a part of its mission to bring visitors to town, and garnered the support of many residents and businesses in the Warehouse/Arts District to embrace the event and ensure its further …Continue Reading
New Orleans Christmas in the District
Holiday entertainment will take place within the setting of “New Orleans Christmas in the District,” a brand new holiday-themed large-scale lights display celebrating the culture and history of New Orleans. This one-of-a-kind holiday environment will display over 70 trees and digitally animated lighting effects synchronized to music. Drivers can tune in to 93.9 FM on their car radio to enjoy Christmas music synchronized to the movements of the animated light display.
Light display will run …Continue Reading
Thousands of Concurrent Users Supported
New Orleans, LA – The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, the sixth largest convention center in the nation, has implemented a solution that provides complete wireless coverage of public spaces, meeting rooms, the New Orleans Theater, The Great Hall and a pre-function area, that supports thousands of concurrently connected devices brought in by the convention center’s nearly one million annual attendees.
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center consistently ranks among the country’s top ten …Continue Reading
Features New Orleans-Themed Light Display Animated to Music
New Orleans, LA – Christmas in New Orleans has always been a magical time, and now a dazzling, family-friendly seasonal event that combines Louisiana traditions with state-of-the-art technology offers another opportunity to get into the holiday spirit.
The neutral ground along Convention Center Blvd. between Julia St. and Poydras St. will set the stage for “New Orleans Christmas in the District,” a series of holiday-themed large-scale light displays celebrating the culture and history of …Continue Reading
WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that tickets for WrestleMania 30 will go on sale Saturday, November 16 at 11am ET/10 CT. The pop-culture extravaganza, WrestleMania 30, will take place Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA.
Ticket prices range from $25 – $850. There will also be a limited number of “Gold Circle” VIP Packages available for $2,000. The Gold Circle packages include seating in the first four rows ringside, a Gold Circle VIP Stadium Entrance, …Continue Reading
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has been ranked as the second largest Expo Hall in the South, by the Editors of ConventionSouth magazine, a national multimedia resource for planning events that are held within the South. The Convention Center was named in the 2014 ranking of the “101 Largest Expo Halls in the South.” The list, which will be published in the magazine’s September issue, is comprised of convention/exhibition facilities from across the South that …Continue Reading