2024 Annual Meeting, Technology Symposium, and Table Top Expo

Monday, April 8, 2024
8:30 AM (CDT)
to Thursday, April 11, 2024 at 12:00 PM (CDT)
Category: Signature Events

Did you know the Chlorine Institute turns 100 years old this year? Join us as we celebrate CI's Centennial at the 2024 Annual Meeting!

We have made some changes to the typical meeting schedule. Do you usually arrive on Tuesday morning for the Annual Meetings? Consider arriving the day before because we are planning a full day of Monday sessions. The sessions are listed below:

  • The International Meeting will be held Monday, April 8th at 9:00 am local time and will discuss the global chlor-alkali market, among other topics.
  • The Packager/Sodium Hypochlorite Council is always a lively session for members to focus on issues affecting chlorine packagers and sodium hypochlorite production. It begins at 1 pm.
  • The Product Stewardship Issue Team will meet Monday, April 8th at 2:45 pm and will discuss the status of annual goals including resources and outreach to meet customer and end-user needs as well as regulatory activities.
  • The Emergency Preparedness Issue Team will meet Monday, April 8th at 4:15pm and will update members on the status of Emergency Preparedness Issue Team goals, including CHLOREP related activities, TRANSCAER and other chlorine emergency response training and outreach activities, and updates to or new developments of publications and other resources.
  • The day will conclude with an opportunity for networking at the Welcome Reception, Monday, April 8th at 6:00 pm.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2024 Annual Meeting, Technology Symposium and Table-Top Expo.

View the Preliminary Program



Registration Fees and Costs

For full registration details including the cancellation and refund policy, visit the registration information web page.

Tech Symposium ONLY ALL Meetings

Earlybird-3/11/24:  $600*
3/12/24 – 3/21/24: $700*
3/22/24– onward:  $800*

*Please note this fee is for one-day attendance on Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Earlybird-3/11/24:  $895
3/12/24 – 3/21/24: $995
3/22/24– onward: $1,095

ALL Meetings

Member with Table-Top: $1,500

Member Significant Other/Guest Reception Ticket: $150
The Spouse/Significant Other ticket is for significant others and spouses only to attend the reception and dinner. All other guests must pay the non-member fee to attend.

Tech Symposium ONLY

Earlybird-3/11/24:  $1,500**
3/12/24 – 3/21/24: $1,600**
3/22/24– onward:  $1,700**

**Please note the non-member registration fee includes attendance to the Technology Symposium Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday as well as the reception Tuesday evening.

Non-Member with Table-Top: $3,000

Accommodations & Costs

As of March 11, 2024 The Chlorine Institute Hotel Room Block at the Sheraton Has Closed.

If you need to modify your hotel reservation at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, use the link below.

Please make your room reservations no later than Monday, March 11, 2024, before 5:00 p.m. local time.

The room rate is $259 excluding taxes. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 14.45%) plus $3 occupancy tax per room per nights, as well as the Statutory Act 410 Tourism Support Assessment of 1.75% for each room rate, per room per night.

Please refer to the Chlorine Institute Annual Meeting when making your reservation. Please make reservations by calling Sheraton’s reservation department at 1-888-627-7033.

You can also make hotel room reservations online. Please visit our meeting page to book your rooms online.

Reservations can only be canceled by calling the hotel directly and obtaining a cancellation number. No-shows will be charged accordingly.

Other Accommodations

There is a Marriott right across the street from the Sheraton as well as a JW Marriott that is a few blocks away. CI does not have a room block at these hotels but they are options for attendees who were unable to book at the Sheraton. Links to their websites are below.

Marriott - 555 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130: https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/msyla-new-orleans-marriott/overview/

JW Marriott - 614 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 : https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/msyjw-jw-marriott-new-orleans/overview/

Please NOTE: The agenda below is subject to change. A final agenda will be available closer to the date of the meeting and in the final meeting program.


April 8
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday Registration
Stop by the registration desk to check-in with CI staff and pick up your badge, meeting materials, and ask any questions.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM International Meeting
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Packager / Sodium Hypochlorite Council Meeting
This meeting will focus on issues specific to chlorine packagers and sodium hypochlorite manufacturers but is open to all members.
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Table-Top Expo Setup
Time for exhibitors to setup their table-tops.
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM Product Stewardship Issue Team Meeting
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Emergency Preparedness Issue Team Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Welcome Reception
April 9
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Buffet Breakfast
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday Registration
Stop by the registration desk to check-in with CI staff and pick up your badge, meeting materials, and ask any questions.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Opening Session
9:10 AM - 10:25 AM Transportation Issue Team Meeting
10:35 AM - 11:50 AM HESS Issue Team Meeting
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Buffet Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Break - Check Out Table-Top Expo
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Transportation Member Exchange
2:00 PM - 3:40 PM Technology Symposium
3:40 PM - 4:10 PM Break - Check Out Table-Top Expo
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM Packager/Hypo Member Exchange
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM Producer Member Exchange
4:10 PM - 5:15 PM Technology Symposium
5:15 PM - 5:30 PM Annual General Meeting
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Reception & Dinner at Mardi Gras World (Offsite)
April 10
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Wednesday Buffet Breakfast
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday Registration
Stop by the registration desk to check-in with CI staff and pick up your badge, meeting materials, and ask any questions.
8:00 AM - 10:15 AM Technology Symposium
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Break - Check Out Table-Top Expo
10:45 AM - 11:50 AM Technology Symposium
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Performance Recognition Luncheon
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Technology Symposium
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM Executive Committee (Closed Meeting)
2:35 PM - 3:05 PM Break - Check Out Table-Top Expo
3:05 PM - 4:45 PM Technology Symposium
April 11
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Board of Directors (Closed Meeting)

Special Thanks to Our Meeting Sponsors!

Monday Welcome Reception


Tuesday Breakfast/General Session 

Tuesday Reception & Dinner at Mardi Gras World

Wednesday Performance Recognition Luncheon

For More Information:

Cindy Kuranchie

Cindy Kuranchie

Director, Membership & Outreach, The Chlorine Institute - CI Staff