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Strategic Issues Roundtable
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
300 Bourbon St New Orleans, LA 70130 UNITED STATES
  • Due to the construction occurring on Bourbon St. outside of the hotel it is recommended that your transportation from the airport drop you off at the 700 Bienville St., which is the parking garage for the hotel. While the Bourbon St. is closed, the sidewalks are open. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.
  • This meeting is designed to encourage discussion and interaction on the key issues facing the electric power industry.  The meeting is targeted for Managers, Directors, or Vice Presidents of Strategic or Business Planning at electric utilities.  Attendance usually includes a wide range of individuals from the planning, regulatory, and financial operations of member electric companies, as well as representatives from EEI International Member utilities.  In addition, many EEI Associate (vendors and consultants) members find the meeting to be an excellent opportunity to discuss and debate critical energy topics with the key industry players.
  • In order to register for the event, you must first log into your account with the EEI website.  Account credentials are typically: Login = (your email address) and Password =  (Last name with first letter capitalized and the rest in lowercase letters) or you may have created a unique password.  To create a new password, please click on “Forgot Password”.  

    To register online, click the Registration Tab, which will transmit your information to EEI over a secure connection.  When you successfully complete the credit card information, it is immediately charged and you are registered for the meeting.  Please print your receipt of payment.  
  • Early Bird Registration Fees (4/12/17 - 8/28/17)

    U.S. Members = $695       

    International Members = $695      

    Associate Members = $895       

    Standard Registration Fees (8/29/17 - 9/29/17)

    U.S. Members = $795

    International Members = $795

    Associate Members = $995

  • Location:

    Royal Sonesta New Orleans

    300 Bourbon Street

    New Orleans, LA 70130

    Room Rate:  $189 single/double 

    Hotel Deadline Date:  September 8, 2017

    Hotel Reservation Methods:

    Hotel Booking Web Link for Roundtable's Room Block

    Make sure to use Group Code 0927EDISON when booking to receive access to special rate.

    Phone Number: (855) 463-3092

    Use Group Code 0927EDISON or the Group Name 2017 Fall Strategic Issues Roundtable Room Block when booking to receive the special rate for the event's room block.

  • Your meeting registration includes a number of meals and networking opportunities, including lunches and evening receptions on Wednesday and Thursday; and breakfasts on Thursday and Friday.  For the modest guest fee of $50, guests are also welcome to attend all of these events, as well as, an optional guest tour.
  • Dress for the meeting is business casual.  Room temperatures are hard to control, and we suggest that you bring a jacket or sweater.


    Please email regarding any ADA requirements or special dietary needs.

  • Airline Discounts:

    Discounts are available to delegates of EEI member companies, international members, and associates, as well as spouses and guests, travelling to EEI-sponsored meetings and conferences.  United offers a 5% discount off any published fare or 10% off regular coach fare.  Similar discounts are available from Avis Car Rental.  To receive the lowest possible fares, please call the following toll-free numbers:


    UNITED AIRLINES:  800-521-4041  [Refer to File: 556AF]

    AVIS RENT-A-CAR:  800-331-1600  [Refer to A775499]