OffenderWatch Symposium New Orleans

JOIN US DEC 6 – 8, 2021

We have a great event planned for you in New Orleans. You will hear from nationally recognized experts, share ideas with agencies from around the country, and get hands-on training. You will enjoy networking with new friends as you take in the jazz, food, and traditions of New Orleans.



WE STILL HAVE LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE!  We have almost reached our capacity of 400 participants. REGISTER today so you don’t miss what is going to be a very educational and exciting symposium. 

Presentations & Panels

Inspiring National Keynote speaker

Dark Web, Law Enforcement Response to Cyber Crimes

Preparing for an FBI SOR Audit

Child Abduction Response 

Pandemic, Fire, Flood, Hurricane, Tornado, Riot: Registry Disaster Management

Canadian NSOR Demonstration

 Best Practices Workshops

Sharing SOR data between locals, states, tribes, and Feds

Getting it Right: Collecting and Validating Data

Noncompliance and Warrants Processes

Effective Public Notification


Hands-on Training

Managing Offenders and Notifying the Public

Missing / Abducted Child and Offender Investigations

Mastering OffenderWatch: Lesser Known & Underused Features

Making the Most of Maps

Effective Admin of Your Registry

Reducing Rejections & Validations with NCIC Sync

one on one


Spend time with the experts

Meet with your Territory Manager

Ask questions at the Help Desk

Lightening talks on supplemental solutions

Install the OffenderWatch App

Try OffenderWatch Mobile

Evening Networking Event

Ross Bernstein


Ross Bernstein

The best-selling author of nearly 50 sports books, Ross Bernstein is an award-winning peak performance hall of fame business speaker who’s keynoted conferences for Fortune 500 companies on all seven continents and has been featured on CNN, ESPN, Fox News, and “CBS This Morning,” as well as in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and USA Today.

Read more:   “The Champion’s Code: Building Relationships Through Life Lessons of Integrity and Accountability from the Sports World to the Business World”

Who Should Attend

Anyone managing or investigating registered sex offenders, State registry managers, OffenderWatch users, compliance officers, ICAC teams, prosecutors, corrections, parole officers, tribal police, child abduction response teams, U.S. Marshals, and sex offender tracking teams.

Schedule Overview

Monday Dec 6

Guests Arrive
Jazz Reception
Evening on your Own

Tuesday Dec 7

Morning Plenary Session
Keynote: Ross Bernstein on “The Champion’s Code”
Afternoon Workshops, Breakout Sessions
Hands-On Training
One-on-one Help Desk, Lightening Talks

Wednesday Dec 8

Morning Plenary Session
Afternoon Workshops, Breakout Sessions,
Hands-On Training
One-on-one Help Desk, Lightening Talks
Evening Networking: New Orleans Traditions at the Sazerac House

Thursday Dec 9

Advisory Board Lunch
Guests depart or stay a few more days in New Orleans

Previous Symposium in New Orleans

Here’s to Traditions at the Sazerac House

Register Now

Register now while the early bird registration fee is just $550. 

Book the Marriott New Orleans by Phone or Online

The OffenderWatch Symposium is being held at the New Orleans Marriott Hotel in New Orleans, 555 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130, (504) 581-1000. Book now for a great rate ($179/night) at this fabulous venue right on Canal Street near the Vieux Carré​.

Save on rental car and overnight parking as the hotel is within walking distance of the best food and tourist sites in the French Quarter.

Getting to the Big Easy

Our new Louis Armstrong Airport is now open!  Click below to learn more about getting around the airport or to book a flight.

COVID Precautions

OffenderWatch, the New Orleans Marriott Hotel, and the Sazerac House are taking precautions to ensure the health of all event participants.  We are consulting the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the City of New Orleans, and Louisiana public health authorities. Visit NOLA Ready for the latest information and restrictions. Guests are strongly encouraged to get vaccinated and must carry proof of vaccination or negative PCR test. Proof of vaccination includes LA Wallet APP SMART Health Card, an original or digital photograph or photocopy of CDC Vaccination card (both sides), or an official vaccine record issued by another state, foreign nation, or the WHO.

If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us for assistance:

Kathy Taylor
Marketing Administrator