(The Fair Grounds / Photos by Holly M. Smith)

From the HBPA Media Team / Jennie Rees:

2023 National HBPA Conference

Hotel Monteleone and Fair Grounds
New Orleans, Louisiana
March 6-10


Join us for the 2023 National HBPA Annual Conference in the Big Easy on March 6-10. Our conference will be held in conjunction with the Association of Racing Commissioners International (ARCI) Annual Meeting, allowing both organizations the opportunity to discuss the industry and where we are headed in 2023. The conference will take place at the Hotel Monteleone located in the historic French Quarter. The hotel address is 214 Royal Street in New Orleans, Louisiana 70130; phone number (504) 523-3341.

Reservations can be made by calling (800) 217-2033 and referring to the Group Name: National HBPA or by clicking on this hotel link.

The cut-off date for hotel registration is Monday, February 6, 2023.

Agenda Outline

Mon, March 6    3:00pm – 5:00pm     Registration Open

6:00pm – 8:00pm     Cocktail Reception

Tues, March 7   7:30am – 8:30am     Breakfast

9:00am – 5:00pm     General Session

12:00pm-2:00pm      Awards Luncheon (RSVP)

Wed, March 8   7:00am – 8:00am     Benefit Providers Breakout Session

7:30am – 8:30am    Breakfast

9:00am – 12:00pm   General Session

12:00pm-1:30pm     Benefit Providers Luncheon (RSVP)

2:00pm – 5:30pm    Executive Committee Meeting

Thurs, March 9  7:30am – 8:30am    Breakfast

9:00am – 1:00pm   General Session

1:00pm – 5:00pm     Afternoon at Fair Grounds (RSVP)

Concluding the Annual Conference for General Attendees

Fri, March 10    7:30am – 8:30am    Breakfast

8:30am – 12:00pm   Full Board Meeting

If you have any questions, please contact our conference coordinator, Audrea Blake, at ablake@hbpa.org.

We’re looking forward to seeing you in March!