General Information

The General Session of Council delegates will be held on Sunday morning, February 16. Preliminary meetings will begin on Friday afternoon, February 14, including the American Cotton Producers Business Session and several standing committees of the Council’s Board.

Do not miss the only presentation of the Economic Outlook at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 15, immediately preceding the meetings of the six program committees. The Economic Outlook will feature the Council’s planting intentions survey. The retiring Board, state units and interest caucuses also will meet on Saturday. The new Board business session will be held on Saturday, February 15, at 6:00 p.m.

Registration and all meetings will be held in the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.

On-Site Registration

The meeting registration desk will be located on the 2nd Floor of the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, open daily, beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Friday, February 14, through Sunday morning, February 16.

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Spouses and guests are encouraged to attend the Council’s General Session on Sunday, as well as any other open meetings.

BoardBookIt App

Need help using the new BoardBookIt Scheduling App? Drop by the help desk (next to the registration desk) to learn how to access all meeting materials on your smart phone or other devices.

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Hospitality Center

A hospitality center will be open Friday, February 14 - Sunday, February 16. The center will serve as a gathering place for convention attendees -- offering juices, coffee and pastries in the morning and coffee and soft drinks in the afternoon.

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For additional meeting information, contact:

Debbie Richter
National Cotton Council
7193 Goodlett Farms Parkway
Cordova, TN 38016
901-274-9030, Ext. 8063