This impressive space allows visitors to take care of business in style.. The Facility New Orleans deserves its reputation as a party city, but millions of business travelers have learned that the Morial Convention Center doesn't skimp when it comes to business. The first floor of this sprawling structure features 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space in 12 separate halls, which can also be combined into one long exhibit area. There are also two grand ballrooms and a conference auditorium seating more than 4,000. Upstairs offers 140 separate meeting rooms. The Amenities Conventioneers, from Hollywood big shots to computer executives, avail themselves of services that include a full- and self-serve business center, a communications department eager to coordinate with local media, full Internet connectivity and production services. The center offers catering, food courts and various booths. ATMs, coat check and shoe shine services are also available.