Collision, America’s fastest growing tech conference created by the team behind Web Summit, rang the Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell remotely from the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.
This event marks the first time the Nasdaq Closing Bell will be rung from the city of New Orleans. As a result of Nasdaq’s leadership in pioneering electronic markets, the Nasdaq Stock Market can be ceremonially opened and closed from …Continue Reading
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center recently announced the 2016 members of the Cayenne Krewe. The Cayenne Krewe (pronounced kī-ˈen krü) is a select group of employees from all levels of the organization who come together to bring innovative, fun training events to the Convention Center staff as well as the New Orleans hospitality industry. Candidates apply for the one-year position, and are selected based on positive attitude, creativity, and ability to work independently.
The group stages quarterly training …Continue Reading
One of the largest earth and space science meetings in the world is moving to New Orleans in 2017, drawing more than 25,000 scientists to the city.
The meeting will move to Washington D.C. in 2018, then return to its usual home in San Francisco by 2019.
In a news release, the American Geophysical Union said planned renovations at San Francisco’s Moscone Center prompted the group’s decision to relocate the annual meeting for two years.
This year’s …Continue Reading
Attention New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center weekend show attendees, Entergy New Orleans has an Advisory out for this weekend’s interstate and road closures.
Via NOLA.com, police will stop I-10 traffic in both directions near the Mercedes Benz Superdome for short periods from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 9th-10th. The West Bank and South Claiborne exit will also be affected.
Nearly $4,500 in Cash and Toys Donated on behalf of Convention Center Staff and MDRT
Santa’s elves brought plenty of smiles to small faces as they delivered a hefty sack of toys and a hefty cash donation to Ochsner Hospital for Children last Monday (December 21). New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center employees contributed $2,439.00 via payroll donations to raise funds to buy toys for the young patients who are spending their Christmas in a hospital setting as they battle …Continue Reading
WHO: The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, The National WW2 Museum, Centerplate, and Verifone are honoring transportation professionals who serve the Warehouse/Art District, CBD and French Quarter area.
WHAT: Transportation Provider Appreciation Day – Local transportation professionals (cab drivers, limo drivers, chauffeurs, bus drivers, etc.) are invited to drive up to the bus lane in front of the Phase III covered drive at the Convention Center to receive a “swag bag” with tickets to NOLA ChristmasFest, The National World War II Museum, and …Continue Reading
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has announced the reorganization of the Financial Services Division, in light of positive trend in event activity at the Center and future development opportunities.
Financial Services will be led by two directors: Alyssa Rambeau, CPA will serve as Director of Financial Reporting and Mary Jones will serve as Director of Financial Operations.
Rambeau began her career with the Convention Center in 2013 as Director of Finance, where she oversaw the accounting, exhibit services, purchasing …Continue Reading
Conference to be held March 1 – 3, 2016 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
The International Disaster Conference & EXPO (IDCE), which debuted in 2012 as the premier event for global disaster management professionals to discuss policy and best practices in preparing for and managing catastrophic events, will re-launch as RES/CON NEW ORLEANS.
RES/CON NEW ORLEANS, which denotes “Resiliency Conference,” has been reformatted to become the premier international conference on the practice …Continue Reading
NEW ORLEANS ERNEST N. MORIAL CONVENTION CENTER ANNOUNCES DATES
FOR NOLA CHRISTMASFEST 2015
Holiday Festival Expands to Include an Indoor Ice Skating Rink
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center today announced the dates for the third annual NOLA ChristmasFest, which will kick off on Friday, December 18. The family-oriented holiday festival will wrap up on Sunday, December 27 giving locals and visiting families 10 days to experience …Continue Reading
Dr. Temple Grandin will deliver the keynote address at the Farm to Table International Conference on Sunday, August 9, at 3:30 p.m. at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Grandin is an American professor of animal science at Colorado State University, a best-selling author, an autistic activist, and a consultant to the livestock industry on animal behavior. She also invented the “hug box,” …Continue Reading