2018 Professional Development Conference & All-State Events

November 15-19, 2018
Crowne Plaza Executive Center
4728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Submitting a proposal to present a 2018 LMEA Conference Session:

Deadline for submitting a proposal to present a session at the 2018 LMEA Professional Development Conference is June 10, 2018.

Online form for presenting a conference session

Mail-in form for presenting a conference session – can be found in the February edition of the Louisiana Musician.

2018 Conference Information:

Registration

LMEA Member Pre-Registration:  $60

•  Deadline:  Directors of All-State students must register by October 19, 2018 
•  Deadline:  All other LMEA members – November 10, 2018

LMEA Member On-Site Registration:  $75
Retired LMEA Members:  No fee
Collegiate Student Member:  $15

2018 Hotel Information

Conference hotel:  Crowne Plaza Executive Center
     4728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge, LA 70808
     (225) 930–174 or (225) 930-0130
The LMEA block of rooms will open at 8:00 a.m. on the Monday following 2nd round auditions and close on November 1st. Rooms in this block are $90.00 + tax per room. After November 1, the price of rooms (if available) is subject to change. Identify yourself as an LMEA member/participant.

Embassy Suites
     4914 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
     (225) 924-6566
There is an additional block of rooms available for $129.00 + tax per room. Identify yourself as an LMEA member/participant.

2018 Conference Schedule (TBA) (subject to change) – select menu link

2018 Performances (TBA)

College/University Exhibitors

Exhibits will be set up in the Atrium on Friday morning. Information will be available to All-State members and their parents throughout the conference.

Commercial Exhibitors

For companies interested in displaying at the LMEA Professional Development Conference, please select menu link for more information.

2017 Exhibit times:

        Friday, November 16  
11:00 am 4:00 pm & 5:00 – 6:30 pm
        Saturday, November 17 10:00 am 2:45 pm & 4:00 – 6:00 pm
        Sunday, November 18 
  9:00 am – 2:00 pm
        Monday, November 19   9:00 am Noon