The local organizing committee has selected the Portland Hilton Downtown as the primary location for conference session and guest accommodations (https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/pdxphhh-hilton-portland-downtown/). The Hilton Duniway Portland, catty-cornered from the Hilton Downtown, will host several additional sessions. Both hotels are located in the heart of downtown Portland, surrounded by shopping, dining, the Portland Museum of Art, Portland’s 5 Center for the Arts, within easy walking distance to Powell’s Books and the Portland waterfront, and providing easy access to a wide range of other neighborhoods in this exciting and vibrant city.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Portland Hilton Downtown. The special rate for members is $209 a night. Book a Room button/Promo code: https://book.passkey.com/gt/218436798?gtid=83b7d54b15f42e39023587c3f0888f37.
Getting to and around Portland
Portland’s PDX airport is served by nonstop flights to most major US cities. It also hosts nonstop international flights from London, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Ontario, Toronto, Frankfurt, and Tokyo. The AMTRAK station has direct service to Vancouver BC, Seattle, Oakland, and Los Angeles. For drivers, Portland is on I-5, connecting to Seattle in the North and Northern California to the South, and I-84, connecting to Boise and Salt Lake City. Getting around the city is easy with its MAX Lightrail (which connects to the airport) and its downtown streetcar network, as well as TRIMET local buses. It runs a Bikeshare program, Biketown, and hosts over 300 miles of dedicated bikeways. Portland is also served by more than 10 taxi companies as well as Uber and Lyft.
Accomodation Share Requests
For those traveling to the conference who might like to seek to share accomodations in Portland, you can visit this pageto share your information or to contact others who might be interested in making plans for shared transport or accomodation.