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  • 33rd Annual INIA Drug/Terrorist Interdiction Conference
     May 12, 2024 - May 16, 2024
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm
     Marriott New Orleans

Join us May 12-16, 2024 in New Orleans, Louisiana for the annual INIA Drug/Terrorist Inter­dic­tion Con­fer­ence! Attend excit­ing ses­sions on law enforcement-related top­ics taught by the most respected instruc­tors in their fields. Net­work­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties abound as this event will be attended by fed­eral, state, and local law enforce­ment offi­cers from all over the United States.

All attendees must be a current sworn law enforcement officer, police attorney, prosecutor or intelligence analyst. Credentials will be verified at registration.

Conference Location

Host Hotel: 
Marriott New Orleans
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130, US
Phone: 1-855-821-4288

INIA/Marriott Rate Reservation Link

Note: Please use the above link below to reserve rooms so INIA will get credit for our attendees or if you call ask for the INIA rate. 

INIA room rate is the prevailing 2024 Federal per diem rate and is for the dates of May 12-17, 2024 (Saturday through Friday), Reservation dates other than these are subject to the hotel’s rates and may not be available at the INIA rate due to a limited number of rooms. Also, days not during the actual conference have limited INIA rate availability and are first come first served.

Schedule and Times Listed Below For Proposed Classes
Class attendance is required to receive an INIA conference certificate.

Conference Classes

(General Session)

Amtrak Train Shooting

Agents involved in an Amtrak interdiction case in Tucson, Arizona that involved a shooting in which one DEA Supervisor was killed and two others shot during the encounter. This powerful presentation will be from agents that were there that tragic day to share their experience and guidance to attendees.

Breakout Classes – (Classes may be added/subtracted)

Airport Interdiction
Freight Interdiction
Interdiction Case Law
CJNG Cartel
US Postal Service Interdiction
Train Interdiction
K-9 Use in Interdiction Cases
Asset Forfeiture
Bulk Cash Currency Investigations
Building a Prosecutable Case
General Aviation Smuggling Trends and Investigations
Bus Interdiction
Leveraging Apple and Android Records for Your Investigations
Mexican Cartels and Global Distribution
Parcel Interdiction
Hotel/Motel Interdiction
EPIC Overview
Spirituality in Drug Trafficking
Chapo Guzman Case Study
Los Hs Cartel
Border Security in Texas
Human Trafficking
“Killer High” Fentanyl Investigations
Conspicuous…Assets Hiding in Plain Sights
Commercial Motor Vehicle Interdiction
Behavioral Detection
Darknet Investigations
Highway Interdiction


Class Schedule

Sun­day, May 12
1100–1700 — Con­fer­ence Registration
1800–2100 — Networking

Mon­day, May 13
0800–1200 — Con­fer­ence Registration
1200–1245 — Open­ing Ceremonies
1300–1600 — Class (General Session)
1800–2100 — Networking

Tues­day, May 14
0800–1000 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1000–1200 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1200–1300 — Lunch (No Meals Served)
1300–1500 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1500–1700 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)

Wednes­day, May 15
0800–1000 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1000–1200 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1200–1300 — Lunch (No Meals Served)
1300–1500 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1500–1700 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1800–2100 — Awards Reception/Raffle

Thurs­day, May 16
0800–1000 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1000–1200 — Classes (5 Break­out Sessions)
1200-1300 – Lunch (No Meals Served)
1300-1500 – Classes (5 Breakout Sessions)
1500-1700 – Classes (5 Breakout Sessions)


The course fee is $450. The hotel cost is the responsibility of the attendee.


Email [email protected] or call 1–866-780-4642


Venue Phone: 504-581-1000

Venue Website:

555 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130, United States