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Hotel and Travel

AAPOR’s headquarters hotel is now fully booked at the Sheraton New Orleans. AAPOR has negotiated a special rate of $240 per night, single/double occupancy at both the New Orleans Marriott and the JW Marriott New Orleans. Rooms and rates are based on availability and subject to state and local fees/taxes (which are currently 13 percent per room). Be sure to make reservations by April 19, 2017; afterward, the discounted room rates may not apply. 
 
New Orleans Marriott  (located across the street from the Sheraton)
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA  70130
Toll Free Reservations:
General Phone Number: +1-504-581-1000
Toll-free: +1-888-364-1200
Click here to book online
 
JW Marriott New Orleans  (located a block from the Sheraton)
614 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Toll Free Reservations:
General Phone Number: +1-504-525-6500
Toll-free: +1-888-364-1200
Click here to book online.

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
General Guest Phone: +1-504-525-2500
 
The Sheraton New Orleans hotel is located on historic Canal Street. The hotel is steps away from the historic French Quarter, the Mississippi River, Harrah’s Casino, world-class shopping, entertainment, award-winning restaurants, and much more.

All reservations require a first night room deposit, or guests can guarantee reservations with a major credit card. Your credit card will not be charged prior to arrival. Make any necessary cancellations at least 48 hours before the scheduled date of arrival to avoid a cancellation charge. Hotel check-in time is 3 p.m. and check-out is Noon. 
 
Airport Transportation Information
Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY)
Louis Armstrong International Airport is 12 miles from the hotel.
 
Shuttle Service
Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY)
Super Shuttle offers services 24 hour service from the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel to Louis Armstrong International Airport. The cost is $24 USD per person one way and $48 USD roundtrip, depending on the number of guest and amount of luggage. All rates are subject to change. To make return reservations to any of the airports or for information, call Super Shuttle at +1-504-207-4949
 
Car Rental
Avis is the official car rental service for the AAPOR 2017 Annual Meeting.  Rentals may occur in New Orleans locations as desired. An advanced reservation is recommended. For online reservations visit Avis booking link for the AAPOR 72nd Annual Conference or call 800-331-1600 and indicate AAPOR Worldwide Discount number J995162, to receive special pricing. This discount will be effective from seven days prior to the event until seven days after the event.     

Parking
The Sheraton New Orleans Hotel offers valet parking for $48.59 per day.

Weather and Meeting Attire
New Orleans has an average high temperature of 88° Fahrenheit in mid-May, with an average low temperature of 70° Fahrenheit. Attire for the conference is business casual. Because meeting room temperatures sometimes fluctuate, attendees may wish to bring a sweater or jacket.

Foreign Visas
Travelers attending the meeting from qualified countries to the United States for tourism or business for 90 days or less may be eligible to visit the United States without a visa. Currently, 38 countries participate in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). Visitors entering on the VWP may not work or study while in the United States and may not stay longer than 90 days or change their status to another category. Visitors entering on the VWP must have machine-readable passports. Travelers without machine-readable passports will need to apply for a visa to enter the United States. For more information about obtaining a visa, visit the U.S. Government Website.


The U.S Customs and Border Protection has issued an Immigration Advisory Notice with regards to new U.S immigration entry requirements affecting the nationals of the following countries:
 
Sudan, Libya, Somalia, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Yemen
 
Nationals from these countries may travel to the U.S. only if they are in possession of a permanent resident card (Green card) or any of the below visas:
 
• A1 & A2 (Government Officials and immediate family)
• C2 (Travel to U.N.)
• G1 & G2 (Representative & employees of international organizations)
• G3 & G4 (Representatives to and employees of international organizations)
• NATO
 
For more information, please visit the U.S. Customs and Border Protection site.
 


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SSRS
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UCONN
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