February 11| L'Auberge | Baton Rouge

The 3rd Annual Louisiana Entertainment Summit will provide opportunities to engage with entertainment industry professionals, local businesses, content creators, national, regional and local allies. The Summit will connect all sectors of the Entertainment industry with Louisiana as job creators. Current and potential infrastructure investments that promote and encourage more QEC success will be showcased with view of the 2% Entertainment Fund. Indigenous independent projects, their success and the continued increases production will line up with the plethora of film production in Louisiana.


Date:         Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Location:  L'Auberge Casino Hotel
                    777 L'Auberge Avenue
                    Baton Rouge, LA 70820


Time:          7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Inaugural Louisiana Entertainment Summit will provide an opportunity to engage with regional and local allies and entertainment industry professionals. Participants will learn how Governor Edwards’ vision and direction, along with the legislature’s support, enhanced Louisiana’s entertainment programs and produced exciting new opportunities for industry professionals and the state. The Summit will emphasize the importance of this industry sector to Louisiana’s overall economy.

LED will provide a detailed overview of entertainment activities in Louisiana, including Live, Digital, Film and Interactive. LED Secretary Don Pierson will share where the industry has been, its current status, and how Louisiana hopes to shape its future. A panel of diverse local industry experts will discuss their Louisiana success stories. A major film industry representative will provide valuable insight into the executive decision-making process and how incentives impact investment decisions.

Registration Fee:  $50 per person

The TJC Group is processing payments for registration.

If you need assistance with registration, contact 

  Bridgette O'Connor 225.757.5527

Hotel Reservation Information



Click here to make your reservation for the Summit special hotel rate of $109.


Use Group Code RLAENT.


Individuals may also call 866-261- 7777 by the cut-off date. Please inform the attendees to identify themselves as members of the Louisiana Economic Development and use Group Code RLAENT, in order to receive the group-contracted rate.

All reservations must be guaranteed and accompanied with a first night room deposit or guaranteed by credit card.  Individual reservations that are not cancelled 48 hours prior to arrival will be charged for the first night’s room and tax.  The hotel recognizes the Group Code, not the group name

The Hotel’s check-in time is 4 p.m., and the check-out time is 11:00 a.m. Early check-in is based on a “space available” basis and is not guaranteed. Individuals staying in their rooms beyond check-out time will be billed one (1) additional night’s stay and related taxes. Late check-out is provided based on availability, although some charges may apply. If guests do not check into their rooms by 10:00 p.m. on the date of arrival, the rooms will be considered canceled and the Group will be charged for the room. Luggage storage is available either for early arrival or late departure. Each guest must also provide at check-in a valid picture ID either by a driver’s license, state issued ID, or passport.


A full agenda will be made available soon.



Jerry S. Brandt
CBS Studios Inc.


Presented by
Marquee Sponsors