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Join Us in New Orleans

From its world-famous food to its unique culture, take in all the Big Easy has to offer. The 2020 conference will be held at the New Orleans Marriott, which is nestled on the city’s famed Canal Street—between the French Quarter and the Waterhouse District.

Hotel & Venue

New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: (800) 654-3990

Enjoy the free spirit of New Orleans with style, substance and unparalleled service. You’re just steps away from diverse dining options, lively entertainment and local attractions such as Jackson Square, and the Audubon Aquarium.

Room Reservations

ABA has secured a block of rooms at the New Orleans Marriott for attendees of the Risk Management Conference.

The room rate is $259 per night/per room (single/double occupancy), plus applicable taxes. All reservations must be made no later than Sunday, March 1, 2020.

Book Your Room Online

Reservations can also be made by calling (800) 654-3990.

  • Please note that you must be a registered attendee of the ABA Risk Management Conference to receive the ABA-preferred rate.
  • Reserve early, as the hotel does not guarantee the ABA-preferred rate after March 1, 2020, or once the room block is full. All reservations received after the cut-off date will be accepted on a space-available basis at the prevailing rate.
  • Any cancellations or changes to your reservation must be made directly with the hotel. Please check with the hotel for its complete cancellation policy.


  • Airports: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) – 15.3 miles/35 to 40 minutes from hotel.
  • Ground Transportation: Taxis from the airport to the hotel cost $36 (one way). Airport Shuttle also provides shuttle service from the airport to the hotel for $24 (per person, one way) or $44 (per person, round trip). You may purchase tickets at the airport at an Airport Shuttle ticket booth or www.airportshuttleneworleans.com.
  • Car Rentals: ABA offers a special car rental discount through Hertz Car Rental. Visit the ABA Travel Discounts  web page for more information.
  • Parking: Valet parking is available for hotel guests at a daily rate of $47.57.

More Information

Conference Attire

Business casual attire is appropriate during the conference and throughout the hotel. Conference rooms tend to be cool, so please dress accordingly.


Temperatures in New Orleans during the month of March reach an average daytime high in the upper 60s, while overnight lows typically reach averages in the low to mid 50s.

Conference Policies

Read ABA Conference and School Policies to help answer additional questions.

Keep Me Informed

Get updates on the Risk Management Conference as we develop this year's program. Contact Dorothy Friedlander if you have any questions.