Thursday, December 1, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
What are these summits about?
The White House, in partnership with federal agencies and local LGBT organizations, has been hosting regional LGBT summits around the country for several years. These summits provide an opportunity to highlight federal services available to the LGBT community, lift up the work of local LGBT activists and allies, and create a networking forum for advocates to connect and discuss ideas. Recent summits include Phoenix, Detroit, St. Louis, and others.
Where is the summit being held?
The summit is being held and hosted at Tulane University, Lavin-Bernick Center, 201 Boggs Street, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Is parking available?
Visitor parking is available at the Diboll Parking Garage on Ben Weiner Drive a few blocks from the Lavin-Bernick Center. Metered spots are also available around campus.
A block of rooms have been reserved at the Alof New Orleans Downtown, 225 Baronne Street. New Orleans, LA 70112. Reservations can be made here.
Will meals be provided?
Coffee, tea, and juice will be available upon arrival at the summit in the morning. A box lunch will be served at noon with an assortment of options for those with dietary restrictions. A reception will be provided at the conclusion of the summit.
We look forward to having you join us in New Orleans for the White House World AIDS Day Regional LGBT Summit! Should you have any questions or special accommodation needs, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.