Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 8:30 PM PST
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Portland Art Museum 
1219 SW Park Ave
Grand Ballroom
Portland, OR 97205

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Portland Industry Forum - attended by hundreds of designers, engineers, contractors, product representatives and project owners, provides the design and construction community an annual informative and stimulating look at what’s new and innovative in the industry.

5x10’s – In addition to our keynote speaker, you’ll enjoy the“5 x 10”, five ten-minute presentations by students andprofessionals on innovation in the building and constructionindustry. We have a particularly intriguing lineup foryou this year. You won’t want to miss this!

Speed Education – Gain valuable knowledge and earn 1.5 HSW CEU’s in this fun fast paced educational event. Learn the latest need-to-know product information, grow your resource library, and make new connections with up to 6 vendors… all in one 90 minute session. This program is in partnership with AIA Portland.

Keynote Address – Our Keynote Speaker this year is Allison Williams, FAIA.

For over 30 years, Allison has designed large-scale projects in the San Francisco Bay Area, nationally, and internationally. Her work spans civic, corporate, and cultural facilities.

Her studio design leadership has influenced the work of Skidmore Owings & Merrill as well as Perkins+Will, where she evolved to partnership levels.

Allison received her Masters of Architecture, her Bachelor of Art in the Practice of Art at the University of California, Berkeley, The Loeb Fellowship at Harvard Graduate School of Design. She became a Fellow in the American Institute of Architects, served on Perkins+Will Board of Directors, is a member of the Harvard Design Magazine Practitioners Board, and is the past-Chair of Public Architecture’s Board of Directors. She frequently lectures and serves on invited design juries.

Schedule of Events

Industry Forum (3 LU available, Including 1.5 HSW!)

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

3:30 to 4:00 Registration
4:00 to 5:00 5 x 10
5:00 to 6:30 Speed Education
6:00 to 7:15 Food & networking
7:15 to 7:30 Introductions & door prize(s)
7:30 to 8:30 Keynote presentation

Sponsorship/Exhibitor Opportunities

Part of the success of the Industry Forum is the vendor product exhibit. This is a key opportunity to showcase your company's products and/or services to the decision-makers in the industry and interact with your potential clients one-on-one.  Don't let your competitor be the only attending.  Consider a sponsorship today.

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