Panel Discussion: Short Term Rentals

Please join us (and help us in spreading the word by RSVPing via the event Facebook page), for 1.15.2015 Tulane Hillel’s Big Issue panel discussion series will host a panel moderated by City Business Editor Greg LaRose, focused on Airbnb in New Orleans, entitled “Inns and Outs: Is there room in New Orleans for Airbnb and short-term rentals?”

This panel is open to the public, and will explore the diverse angles that supporters and opponents of Airbnb and other vacation rental sites, have cited as reasons for their stances. Panelists will include:

  • Polly Hardie, president of the Alliance for Neighborhood Prosperity
  • Bonnie Rabe, innkeeper at Grand Victorian Bed & Breakfast and president of the Professional Innkeepers Association of New Orleans (PIANO)
  • Lisa Suarez, president of the Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association
  • Rafe Rabalais, Project Manager with Gulf Coast Housing Partnership, Inc.
  • Mavis Early, Executive Director of the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association

Doors/Bar will open at 7:00pm and the panel will begin at 7:30pm.

Tulane Hillel
The Goldie and Morris Mintz Center for Jewish Life
912 Broadway Street
New Orleans, LA 70118

January 15, 2015 – 7:00PM – Click HERE to RSVP