2021 IEEE PES Joint Technical Committee Meeting IEEE

Venue/Travel

Venue

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel 

500 Canal Street  

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Phone: + 1 504 525 2500

Accommodations

IEEE PES has negotiated a special group rate of US$194.00 per night for IEEE PES Joint Technical Committee attendees. This group rate is inclusive of service fees, but exclusive of applicable sales/room taxes (currently at 14%), 1.75% city assessment fee, $3.00 occupancy fee.

Reservations must be made by 5:00pm Eastern Time on 12 December 2020 in order to get the group rate.  Once when room block is sold out, the hotel will offer rooms/rates based upon availability.

To book your room online at the group rate please click here.

If you prefer to book your reservation by phone, please call:  +1 844 253 8850.

Conference attendees must reference IEEE JTCM when making hotel reservations

In the event you need to cancel your reservation, you may do so 72h prior to your arrival date.

Parking Information

Hotel offers valet parking only.

Overnight valet-parking rate is US$46.00 plus tax. Valet-parking fee for oversize vehicles is US$55.00 plus tax.

Local Airport and Transportation Options

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

Distance: 12 miles

Taxi

Taxis pick up passengers in a dedicated taxi loading zone on the Arrivals Curb outside of Level 1 Baggage Claim Door 7. 

Taxi rides cost US$36.00 from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) or French Quarter (west of Elysian Fields) for up to two (2) passengers. For three (3) or more passengers, the fare will be US$15.00 per passenger. Taxis are required to accept credit card payments.

Airport Shuttle

Shuttle service is available from the airport to hotels and various other locations in the New Orleans for US$24.00 (per person, one-way) or US$44.00 (per person, round-trip). These fares include three (3) bags per person. Additional baggage may be subject to additional fees. Passengers can purchase tickets at the Airport at the Airport Shuttle ticket booth located on Level 1 Baggage Claim between Doors 3 and 4.

Location & Directions

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