Insurance Collection Executives, "ICE", is an industry organization dedicated to supporting the insurance collection professional. While the organization's roots date back more than 40 years, ICE addresses the many challenges faced by today's insurance collection professionals. At the core of the organization is a Board of Directors comprised of committed industry executives, who, like you, recognize the tremendous benefit of this unique industry affiliation.

Lodging, Travel & Activities

Hotel Reservations 

The 2017 ICE Conference is hosted by Harrah's New Orleans located at 228 Poydras Street, October 23–25. 
Harrah's room rate is $225 plus tax for single or double rooms and is good for three days prior and post conference based on availability. Hotel guests will be charged the first nights room and tax at booking. The rate includes guest room internet for two devices and fitness center facilities. Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Departures after 11:00 AM are subject to a full day charge. Room cancellations can be made up to 72 hours prior to the scheduled arrival date. 
Please note: the website is only able to process reservations of seven nights or less. If you wish to book seven plus nights please reach out to their call center at 1-877-466-7847 and mention code S101CE7. Harrahs' reservation agents will assist you in booking your reservation. Please note the $15 call-in fee will be waived for these transactions. 
To complete your room reservation for the ICE Conference 2017 at Harrah's New Orleans, click on the following link: Hotel ReservationsIf you experience any difficulty in registering on the hotel website, please call 504-533-6844 for a reservations supervisor. You can ask for Sheri Sly or Commanita Tillman who will be able to assist you.
If you prefer to make your reservations by phone, you may call the reservations center at 1-877-466-7847 to secure a reservation in the ICE group block. Please Note: All reservations made via the telephone call center will be assessed a fee of $15 per reservation. This fee does not apply to reservations made with the link provided or for reservations exceeding seven nights. 
You can catch an airport shuttle outside of baggage claim. If you purchase a round trip ticket it is $44, if you purchase a one way ticket it is $24. The shuttle does stop at several hotels along the way, so it will take some time to get to Harrah's. 
You can grab a taxi outside of baggage claim. For 1-2 people with luggage it will run you $36 to the hotel. For each additional person after 2, it will cost an additional $16 per person. The upside to this service is that there are no stops along the way and the driver will take you right to the hotel. 
Private Transportation 
If you are traveling in a group and prefer a towncar or SUV, please contact Alert Transportation. A towncar will cost $92 and an SUV $152. 
Uber does operate in New Orleans and is another choice for transportation to and from the hotel.