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Student Shop Managers Consortium (SSMC) is a community of practice for personnel in academic making environments and affiliates.

Register for SSMC 2018 TODAY!

1 Jul 2018 9:40 PM | Amy Kavalewitz (Administrator)




Registration Fees

$300 Standard Registration 
starting June 2, 201  

Conference Details

Tulane University is pleased to host the fourth annual Student Shop Managers Conference (SSMC) July 18-20, 2018 in New Orleans. Conference activities will take place on Tulane's Uptown campus in the Richardson Building. View a campus map here.

More information will be announced as the conference approaches. Check the Student Shop Managers Working Group page on Facebook for updates.


Hotel Accommodations

The conference has reserved a discounted block of rooms at the Hampton Inn New Orleans-St. Charles Ave/Garden District located at 3626 St. Charles Avenue.

Guest room reservations can be made individually by calling 504-899-9990 to request the SSMC group rate at the Hampton Inn (coded SSM in the reservations computer) for the conference dates. Reservations can also be made by clicking the personalized web link below.

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Please note the room block cutoff date is June 15, 2018.

Other nearby hotels:
Pontchartrain Hotel
Park View Guest House
Avenue Plaza



Tulane University is located in Uptown New Orleans. The Uptown campus is on the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line, across from Audubon Park, and approximately four miles from the French Quarter. The Hampton Inn is also located on the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line. It is an approximately 20 minute ride on the streetcar between the locations and costs $1.25 per ride. Click here for a map and directions.

Uber, Lyft and taxi services are also widely available in and around New Orleans.

If you are driving, limited parking is available on campus. Please visit Uptown Campus Parking to purchase a visitor parking pass.



For all conference questions or concerns, please contact John Sullivan in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at or 504-865-5853.

SSMC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. USA