ICES VI will be held at the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans. A limited number of rooms will be available at a negotiated rate beginning in mid-February 2020. Please check back for details.

Ritz-Carlton New Orleans

Ritz-Carlton New Orleans
921 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Local Information

The Ritz-Carlton New Orleans is located in the heart of downtown, right on Canal Street, within walking distance of Bourbon Street, the world-famous New Orleans restaurants and live music clubs of the French Quarter, Saenger Theatre, the Garden District, and the Audubon Insectarium.

For a more comprehensive list of local attractions, visit the New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Things To Do page.

If you’re interested in learning about the city’s history or its ghosts and cemeteries after a day at the conference, try taking a tour.

There are countless restaurants within walking distance of the hotel.

If you are interested in exploring a bit more for a good meal, try using New Orleans’ Dining Directory.

Travel Information
The closest airport to the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans is Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY).

Taxis are available outside baggage claim at the airport for an average fare of $35 to the hotel.

Getting Around New Orleans
Enjoy an eco-friendly street car ride along the riverfront. There are many stops for getting off and experiencing the European charm of the French Quarter. You can travel down Canal Street to explore Mid-City. The St. Charles Avenue line, the oldest in the nation, starts downtown and travels up St. Charles Avenue past some of the most breathtaking scenery in the city before ending at the foot of the Mississippi River.

Fares and routes


Key Dates

  • January 2, 2019
    Invited Session Proposal Submission Opens
  • June 13, 2019
    Invited Session Proposal Submission Closes
  • July 16, 2019
    Topic Contributed Session Proposal Submission Opens
  • August 15, 2019
    Topic Contributed Session Proposal Submission Closes
  • August 20, 2019
    Software Demonstration Proposal Submission Opens
  • October 16, 2019
    Contributed Abstract Submission Opens
  • December 3, 2019
    Contributed Abstract Submission Closes
  • December 12, 2019
    Software Demonstration Proposal Submission Closes
  • February 11, 2020
    Early Registration and Housing Opens
  • April 15, 2020
    Speaker Registration Deadline
  • May 7, 2020
    Early Registration Deadline
  • May 8, 2020
    Regular Registration (increased fees apply)
  • May 22, 2020
    Housing Deadline, 5:00 p.m. ET
  • June 15, 2020 – June 18, 2020
    ICES VI in New Orleans, LA