QDMA’s 30th Anniversary National Convention will be held July 19-22, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana!  Join us again in the Big Easy as we celebrate the accomplishments of our first 30 years while looking forward to the road ahead and achieving our new mission goals.  Enjoy great speakers, educational opportunities and fellowship in a Mardi Gras themed celebration and our continued partnership with the Louisiana Sportsman Show Friday – Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.


Online registration for the 2018 QDMA National Convention is now OPEN!
First 300 registered will receive a complimentary onX Hunt Premium 1- year Membership!

Watch this brief video for instructions on the registration process:

Please click below to register for Convention.

Check out this year’s Add-on items to Convention registration:

  • Deer Steward Module- Antlered Assets: Identifying and Investing in a QDM Fixer Upper led by Whitetail Properties CEO Dan Perez
  • Branch leaders to sign up for the National/Branch Exchange.
  • Mask Making Class
  • Cooking Class

Deadlines: Early Bird Pricing June 1, 2018 & Register by: July 9, 2018


Click here for the 2018 QDMA National Convention schedule of events


Click here to download the 2018 QDMA Awards Nomination Form
Deadline: Expired


Click here to see a list of Convention speakers.


Host Hotel – The Ritz-Carlton, 921 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

Hotel block is SOLD OUT and group rate has expired.

Overflow hotel block

Courtyard New Orleans
Downtown/Convention Center
300 Julia Street  New Orleans  LA  70130
Phone: 504-598-9898
Online: Reserve your room online today!
Group rate: $169 until 7/6/18


QDMA is offering a Delta flight discount meeting code to New Orleans airport (MSY). The discount is different per city, but it could save you some money and you can still acquire your own SkyMiles.  Please see the instructions below:


Step 1:  Go to www.delta.com/meetings and select ‘Book Your Flight’

Step 2: Enter your flight search and Enter your Meeting Code: NMQZM
all ticket prices should have a small green tag “Event Code Applied”

Step 3: Proceed like normal to complete your ticket reservation.
*Note: you can also reserve by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at (800) 328-1111

Louisiana Sportsman Show & Festival

2017 SportmanShow-NOLA_LogoQDMA is partnering with a premier outdoor show Friday – Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Enjoy a show with hundreds of exhibitors and celebrities!

To reserve space in the QDMA deer zone please specify ‘QDMA’ in the requested booth# on the application. Louisiana Sportsman Show will be handling all booth applications.
For show hours and exhibitor information please click here!
Exhibitor Application

New Orleans Discounted Tours, Activities and Restaurants

New Orleans Visitor Information
New Orleans discounts!