COP 2019 April Meeting Member Registration

Please join us for the next Center for Operator Performance Meeting at McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Dates: April 8-11, 2019
Host: McNeese State University and CITGO
Meeting contacts:

Meeting Topics

Monday: Lunch on your own. Short Courses begin at 1:00PM and wrap up at 6:00PM, with Meet and Greet onsite thereafter.

Tuesday: Starting at 7:30AM, Short Courses begin in the morning. Afternoon will be filled with project updates. The day will conclude at 5:30PM, dinner at 6:30PM.

Wednesday: Starting at 8:00AM, Wednesday will be devoted to current project updates and kickoffs from the researchers.The day will conclude at 5:00PM, dinner at 6:30PM.

Thursday: Thursday is the COP business meeting and includes discussions on new proposals and project initiatives, financials, current project recap, and member business.The meeting will conclude at 5:00PM. Dinner TBD.


The registration deadline is April 1st.

Please select which COP organization you are with

*Please indicate what activities you will attend:

Hotel Booking

L’Auberge Casino Resort
777 Ave L’Auberge, Lake Charles, LA 70601
Tel: (866) 580-7444 

Hotel Website

The cut-off date for the discounted hotel rate ($119) is March 31.

Book By Phone:
Call (866) 580-7444 for reservations. Please identify yourself and request the group rate for SZCO19. This will ensure that you will receive the correct rate ($119/Sunday night through Thursday night) and that the correct guest room block is credited with the room.


George Bush Intercontinental Airport
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Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
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Lake Charles Regional Airport
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Meeting Location Details

McNeese State University – Southwest Louisiana Entrepreneurial and Economic Development (SEED) Center
Meeting Room A West/East (201-W, 201-E/second floor)
4310 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, LA 70605

Campus Map