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2019 Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

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Join us for DRI's 2019 Annual Meeting October 16-19, at the New Orleans Marriott Hotel. We have planned a week of spectacular keynote speakers, cutting-edge CLE presentations, and plenty of networking events-- all just for you.

Click here to watch the 2019 DRI Annual Meeting video.

Those who attend will have the following opportunities:


    *Experience outstanding educational programming on timely topics to include the ever-changing world and developing legal topics to stay ahead of the game.

    *Earn up to 10 hours of CLE credit including up to 3 hours of ethics credit.

    *Get involved---join your substantive law committee colleagues for committee CLE presentations, business meetings, and other activities.
The registration fee is fully refundable for cancellations received on or before August 20, 2019. Cancellations received between August 21 and September 17 will receive a refund, less a $200 processing fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made after September 17.  All cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing. Substitutions may be made at any time without charge.  All refunds will be processed and mailed within four weeks of the conclusion of the Annual Meeting.

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When
10/16/2019 - 10/19/2019
Where
New Orleans Marriott Hotel 555 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130

Program

   

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

 

Save $200 when you register on or before September 17! Registration fee includes; Admission to all CLE programs; Admission to all non-ticketed events; Email with link to Annual Meeting course materials; Access to the DRI App; Continental breakfast each morning; Refreshment breaks; Networking receptions; Opportunity to purchase tickets to the Women's Networking Luncheon and the Celebration of Leadership-DRI Honors Its New President, Board Members, and Top Volunteers. To ensure that your name is listed in the Annual Meeting App in advance of the meeting, DRI must receive your registration on or before October 4. Registrations received after October 4 will be processed on-site. In-house counsel are eligible for a reduced registration rate to the DRI Annual Meeting. In-house counsel is defined as a licensed attorney who is employed exclusively by a corporate or other private sector organization, for the purpose of providing legal representation and counsel only to that corporation, its affiliates and subsidiaries.

The DRI Philanthropic Activities Committee is pleased to announce the 10th Annual Silent Auction will be held October 16-17, 2019 in conjunction with the DRI Annual Meeting. This year’s event will be an evening filled with fellowship, entertainment and fabulous silent auction items. Again this year, you can bid from the convenience of your smart phone. Please visit our online auction website to register and check out the outstanding variety of auction items. Please submit donations for the Silent Auction directly through our auction website. Or if you wish to submit your donation to the DRI office, please complete the donation form and return to the address listed on the form. Your donation will be a valuable contribution to this year’s event. Currently you may view all the great auction items on the website. Stay tuned for the opening of online bidding. Should you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Higgins by calling 312-698-6230 or email thiggins@dri.org.

Time
10/16/2019 7:00 AM - 10/19/2019 12:00 PM
7:00 AM

NFJE Raffle $10 Per Ticket (Up to 4)
Time
10/16/2019 1:00 PM - 10/17/2019 10:00 PM
1:00 PM

NFJE Raffle Book $50 (6 Tickets)
Time
10/16/2019 1:00 PM - 10/17/2019 10:00 PM
1:00 PM

Thursday, 17 October 2019

 
Walking tour of the Vieux Carre', providing local insight into the textured history, varied cultural influences and architectural diversity that makes the city unique. (Ticketed Event)
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

Join members of the Supreme Court staff and local historians to tour the magnificent courtrooms and library, as well as the museum, which offers a glimpse into the rich history of Louisiana's legal system and its ties to the Napoleonic Code. (Ticketed Event)
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

Friday, 18 October 2019

 
Diversity and Inclusion and Women in the Law Networking Luncheon (Ticketed Event)
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
12:30 PM

Explore the lessor-known shops and offerings along Royal Street in the French Quarter and learn a little history along the way. (Ticketed Event)
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

Enjoy a two-hour cooking demonstration at the New Orleans School of Cooking with New Orleans Cajun/Creole experts who will teach New Orleans specialties such as gumbo, jamalaya, and pralines, all the while sharing some history, trivia, and tall tales along the way. (Ticketed Event)
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

Join colleagues for a narrated stroll along the Mighty Mississippi and learn how the riverfront offers its own perspective on the intersection between the marvels of nature and human accomplishment. (Ticketed Event)
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3:00 PM

A Celeration of Leadership - DRI Honors Its New President, Board Members, and Top Volunteers (Ticketed Event)
Time
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM

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