is served by Louis Armstrong New Orleans International
Airport (MSY). It is approximately 30 minutes from
the French Quarter and Central Business District, where
the conference hotel is located. Shuttle vans,
taxis, Uber, and rental cars are all available for
Considering renting a car?
If you need a letter of invitation to secure a visa,
please complete the
visa information form. The
conference organizing committee will provide you
with a letter confirming that you are a registered
participant in the conference. You must
register and pay before the letter can be sent.
Please note that the letter of invitation is the
only visa-related assistance that can be provided.
Project Visa has detailed information about U.S.
Unless you are planning an extended
visit in New Orleans beyond the conference dates, you
may not need to rent a car. This is a walkable city,
and most popular visitor attractions are close to the
conference hotel. Many more are accessible via
streetcar. For those with mobility issues, a rental
car, taxi, or Uber may be warranted.