Hotel and Travel Information

Creating Healthy Work Environments will take place at:

New Orleans Marriott

555 Canal Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 USA

New Orleans Marriott

Guest Room Reservations

Special guest room pricing for this event has been arranged at the New Orleans Marriott. Room availability and special rates are limited, so make your reservations now by selecting the button below. If calling in your reservation, be sure to mention the Sigma 2019 Creating Healthy Work Environments event.

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Please note:

  • Guest room rates are subject to applicable taxes.
  • Guest room reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis until Thursday, 24 January 2019.
  • Each reservation must be accompanied by a first-night room deposit OR guaranteed with a major credit card. The hotel will not hold reservations unless secured by one of these methods.

Travel Information

Please read the following travel information to help ensure a safe trip.

Ground Transportation
There are several options available for transportation from the airport to the New Orleans Marriott. The Ground Transportation Center is located on Level 1 of the airport outside of baggage claim.
Event Attire
The attire for this event is business casual.
Information for International Attendees

Entry Requirements

View information regarding entry requirements for the US, customs, and foreign consulates from the US Department of State.

International Dialing

To make an international call from the United States, dial access code 011, then your country code, then the phone number. The hotel operator can assist you. If you’re calling a number in the United States or Canada, direct dialing is: 1, the area code, and the phone number.

Time Zones

New Orleans is in the Central Time Zone (-6 hours Greenwich Mean Time).

Tips for Traveling Abroad

Visit your local government websites for information about and recommendations for traveling to the United States. It is recommended that when traveling outside of your home country you register with your embassy or consulate by notifying that office of your travel dates and destination.

Visa Letter Requests

Your request will be processed within 10 business days. Requests for confirmation letters must be submitted by Wednesday, 23 January 2019. Requests for mailed letters will be reviewed, and additional fees will apply. The confirmation letter does not guarantee that you will receive a visa. Confirmation letters will include only the event title, dates, location, payment confirmation of registration fees, and that you are a presenter if applicable. If you are denied a visa, we will provide you with a full refund as long as we are notified before Wednesday, 23 January 2019. Attendees are advised to apply for visas as early as possible.

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