All presenters, in music, art, and papers: one person (performer or co-author) MUST be registered for their piece/paper to be included in the program.
If a performance/presentation involves multiple participants, only one member of the group needs to register in order for all to be able to participate. However, if the other members wish to participate fully in the rest of the conference, they are encouraged to register as well.
$375.00 USD non-student ($550.00 USD onsite or after May 1, 2015)
$200.00 USD student ($300.00 USD onsite or after May 1, 2015)
$60 USD NIME Banquet, June 2, 2015 (Banquet registration is now closed)
Louisiana Digital Media Center, located at the southeast “gates of LSU”–this facility is home to the LSU Center for Computation &
Technology and is a vital cornerstone for nurturing the digital media industry in Louisiana.
The Claude L. Shaver Theatre is housed in the LSU Music & Dramatic Arts Building, which is located across from the School of Music Building on Dalrymple Drive.
Travel by Air
By Air: Baton Rouge is easily accessible via the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport with non-stop service from national gateways such as Atlanta, Dallas, Memphis, Charlotte, and Houston provided by Delta, United, American, and US Airways. The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport also provides air service and is located only 67 miles from Baton Rouge.
Taxi: Taxi Fare Finder
Yellow Cab: (225) 926-6400
AAA Taxi: (225) 357-2521
Visa Letter: If requesting a visitor visa letter to participate in NIME-Louisiana, please email your full name, university or business affiliation, and mailing address to:
NIME (at) cct.lsu.edu. See U.S. Visa FAQs at: http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/visit.html
Travel by Car
Driving from I-10
Exit at Nicholson Dr./Highland Rd. (Exit 155A).
Take Highland Rd. to Dalrymple Dr. (about 1.4 miles).
Exit at Dalrymple Dr. (Exit 156B).
From the off-ramp, both eastbound and westbound traffic will turn right onto Dalrymple Dr.
Take Dalrymple Dr. to Highland Rd. (about 0.5 mile).
If driving to campus, please note that all vehicles must have a campus parking permit. Take care to request one when registering for this conference or visit the LSU Visitor’s Center (see map) upon arrival.
The Cook Hotel
(ask for the NIME block or via website use special code: 052815NIME
3848 W. Lakeshore Drive (on campus)
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: (225) 383-2665
Rates: $93.00 per night for standard king (SOLD OUT)
$113.00 per night for King Suite and Double Suites
Includes free full buffet breakfast each morning.
Room rates are available until May 1, 2015, or until block has been filled.
Staybridge Suites – University at Southgate
4001 Nicholson Drive (walking distance to campus or by LSU shuttle bus)
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: (800) 225-1237
For NIME group rate, ask for Group Code “NIM”
Or access the group rate via direct link, here.
Rates: $97.00 per night for Studio Suite with Queen Bed
$119.00 per night for One Bedroom King and Double Double Suites
Includes free hot buffet breakfast each morning.
Room rates are available until April 30, 2015, or until block has been filled.
LSU is the flagship university for Louisiana, supporting land, sea and space grant research. As of Fall 2014, LSU enrolled over 30,000 students. Culturally diverse in nature, the University recruits undergraduates and graduates from around the globe.