If you have any questions about registration options, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Early registration is now closed.
Full Meeting Regular — $520
One-Day Regular — $225
|Emerging Professional Rates
Full Meeting Regular — $185
One-Day Regular — $125
Full Meeting Regular — $330
One-Day Regular — $200
Full Meeting Regular — $810
One-Day Regular — $300
*Join AACVPR for Member Rates
One Workshop Regular — $115
Access to Exhibit Hall Grand Opening
and Closing Celebration
AACVPR is also offering a discount on registration for groups of three or more from the same facility. If you're interested in this offer, please contact email@example.com.
The 34th Annual Meeting will be held at the Oregon Convention Center (OCC). Please note the deadline to book a room within the AACVPR block has passed. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't forget about the pre-meeting events on September 18 when making your hotel and travel arrangements!
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Portland, OR 97232
Shuttle Service Hours
AACVPR will provide a free shuttle service between the Hilton Portland and the Oregon Convention Center. Those staying at the DoubleTree are within walking distance to the venue. The pick-up location is outside of the Hilton Portland
Thursday, September 19
- 6:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
- 3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Friday, September 20
- 6:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
- 3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, September 21
- 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
- 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
IMPORTANT: Individuals planning to attend the 34th Annual Meeting should not book hotel rooms with companies that claim to be official representatives arranging hotel accommodations for Annual Meeting attendees. These are scams. If you are booking a hotel room, please book through our official registration site.
Travel recommendations and information are below. Click here to learn more about Portland.
Traveling to Portland, Oregon
The Oregon Convention Center is located eleven miles from the Portland International Airport.
To and From the Airport
Taxicab stands are conveniently located near the Arrivals (baggage claim) exits of each terminal. Dispatchers at each stand will help you select a taxicab based on your destination in Portland. No advance reservations are required—service is on a first-come, first-served basis. Fares to the Oregon Convention Center are approximately $50.00.
MAX Light Rail connects the airport to downtown Portland. The MAX light rail Red Line is the easiest way to travel to and from the airport. The MAX station and ticket machines are located on the lower level, next to the south baggage claim area. The trip between the airport and downtown Portland takes 38 minutes. An adult ticket costs $2.50. The first train of the day arrives at PDX at 4:45 a.m. and the last train departs PDX at 11:50 p.m.
Self-parking is only available at the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland is offering parking for $27.00 per day. Valet parking is available at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower for $52.00 per day.
Getting To and From Convention Center
All AACVPR attendees and exhibitors will receive your free MAX pass (valid for the duration of the Annual Meeting dates) when you pick up your registration badge at the Oregon Convention Center. You must simply tap your card on a designated card reader each time you board the MAX light rail. Fines for riding without using the card reader is $175. Coming soon: the MAX light rail map with routes from both AACVPR hotels.
If you're staying at the DoubleTree by Hilton:
Exit the main lobby and take a right on NE 11th Avenue. At the Lloyd Center NE 11th Avenue MAX station, board the Blue train westbound toward Elmonica/170th. Exit the train at the Rose Quarter Transit stop.
If you're staying at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower:
Exit through the main lobby; turn left onto SW 6th Avenue for 1.5 blocks then left onto SW Yamhill Street. At the Pioneer Square South MAX station, board the Blue or Red Line train eastbound toward Portland Airport (red line) or Gresham (blue line). Exit the train at the Rose Quarter Transit stop.
To return to the Hilton Portland, enter the MAX station at the Rose Quarter Transit stop, then board a Blue or Red Line train westbound toward Hillsboro (blue line) or City Center & Beaverton (red line). Exit the train at the Pioneer Square North station, turn left at the platform, then right onto SW 6th Avenue for 2.5 blocks. The hotel will be on your right.
The Hilton DoubleTree is also within walking distance of the Convention Center (approximately 0.4 miles, 9 minutes). Exit the main lobby and take a right on NE 11th Avenue, then take another right onto NE Holladay St. This street will take you directly to the Convention Center.
Weather and Attire
Temperatures in Portland in mid-September average in the 70s with lows in the 50s. Anticipated rainfall for the month of September is 2 inches.
Dress guidelines for the Annual Meeting include business casual for workshops and sessions, and casual attire for networking events and the AACVPR Closing Celebration.