New Orleans Events – Tuesday, April 5, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Tuesday, April 5, 2016.



Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Disability Rights Day 2016 at the Capitol, 8:30 a.m.

Location: State Capitol. Baton Rouge.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Louisiana House Appropriations Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education meeting – Room 5, 9:00 a.m., Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Corrections meeting – Room 2, 9:00 a.m.; Transportation, Highways, and Public Works Committee meeting – Room 3, 9:30 a.m.; Ways and Means Committee meeting – Room 6, 9:30 a.m.; Civil Law and Procedure Committee meeting – Room 4, 10:00 a.m.; Commerce Committee Meeting – Room 1, 10:00 a.m.; Joint Legislative Budgetary Control Council – Room C, 11:00 a.m.

Location: State Capitol, Baton Rouge, LA.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – 2016 Oil and Gas Industry Day. Event features Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and State Treasurer John Kennedy, Republican Reps. John Fleming, Garret Graves, and Charles Boustany, Jr., and Grow Louisiana Coalition Executive Director Marc Ehrhardt, 12:00 p.m.

Location: Capitol Park Welcome Center, 702 River Rd., Baton Rouge, LA.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting, 1:00 p.m.

Location: UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Dr., New Orleans.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Louisiana Tech University hosts Northwestern University Medical Professor Dr. Joseph Bass, presenting his lecture titled 'The Clock Gene Pathway from Behavior to Metabolism', part of the New Frontiers in Biomedical Research lecture series, 3:30 p.m.

Location: Louisiana Tech University, 305 Wisteria St., Ruston, LA.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Wednesday, Apr. 6 – Microsoft Envision event, brings customers, partners, team members and industry experts together to discuss solutions, address business needs and establish a true community that can be leveraged throughout the year. Speakers include Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and PayPal President and CEO Dan Schulman.

Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans.


Tuesday, Apr. 5 – Wednesday, Apr. 6 – 2016 Southeast Tourism Society's Spring Symposium. This year's theme is 'Taking Care of Business'. Keynote speaker is Co-Founder and Editor of The Bitter Southerner Chuck Reece.

Location: Hilton Baton, 201 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge, LA.



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