New Orleans Events – Wednesday, Oct. 26

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Wednesday, Oct. 26.



Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Louisiana Task Force on Structural Changes in Budget and Tax Policy meeting, 9:00 a.m.

Location: Louisiana State Capitol, 900 N. 3rd St., Baton Rouge, LA.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards attends Louisiana Retired Teachers Association annual fall meeting, Ramada Conference Center, 2032 SW Evangeline Thruway, Lafayette, 9:00 a.m., and delivers guest lecture at Tulane University Law School, 6329 Freret St., New Orleans, 4:00 p.m.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu joins philanthropic leaders to launch the 'BuildNOLA Mobilization Fund Pilot', a training program to prepare local small and disadvantaged businesses to more effectively compete for public and private contracts, 11:00 a.m.

Location: Intersection of North Broad and Aubry Streets, New Orleans.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Louisiana Department of Health hosts 'Opioid Crisis' Symposium, 2:30 p.m.

Location: Louisiana Department of Health, Bienville Building, 628 N. 4th St., Baton Rouge, LA.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – America Association of Port Authorities and Lamar University sign Port Management Education Agreement during the AAPA'S 105th Annual Convention and Expo.

Location: New Orleans Sheraton Hotel, 500 Canal St., New Orleans.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Louisiana State University Economics & Policy Research Group and the Center for Energy Studies host Energy Summit 2016: 'Managing through Energy Challenges.'

Location: LSU, Energy, Coast & Environment Building, Baton Rouge, LA.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Friday, Oct. 28 – New Orleans City Council hold three day budget hearing session, 10:00 a.m.

Location: Council Chambers, 1300 Perdido St., New Orleans.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Saturday, Oct. 29 – American Academy of Implant Dentistry Annual Educational Conference.

Location: Hyatt Regency, New Orleans.


Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Sunday, Oct. 30 – IDWeek event, joint annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society (PIDS), and the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA).

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



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