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November 1 - 4, 2012 - New Orleans

Guest Package

3 fun events!

And many optional events to do with other guests of the conference

$150 - Guest Package Includes:

Thursday Evening - 6:00 to 7:30 PM

Social / Welcoming Reception
Riverview Room
Introduction of EDSIG Fellows. Appetizers included and cash bar

Friday Morning – 10:00 AM to Noon

Guided Walking Tour
Historic Bourbon Street District
Meet in the Iberville Room. Comfortable walking shoes recommended.

Friday Afternoon

On your own, see registration desk for many different options


Friday Evening - 6:45 PM

A True New Orleans Cajun Feast
Fun Night on Bourbon Street
Meet in lobby and walk to the Bourbon Vieux Restaurant. Beads provided for your fun on our private balcony overlooking Bourbon Street. Menu includes: Gumbo, Crawfish Etouffee, Cajun Turkey, Pecan Praline Bread Pudding, Fried Catfish, Alligator Sausage and more. You don’t want to miss this event!


Saturday Morning - 10:00 AM to Noon

New Orleans School of Cooking
Saint Louis Street
Optional event – $25 fee, includes food

Saturday Optional Events

Harrah’s Casino, Street Car Tours, New Orleans Aquarium, River Tours. More details at registration desk.