Monday, September 17, 2018 at 8:00 AM PDT
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 4:00 PM PDT

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Seaside Convention Center, Seaside, Oregon 
415 1st Ave
Seaside, OR 97138

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Hotel Information

Primary hotel (0.1 miles to Convention Center): Rivertide Suites  Room block - Association of People Supporting EmploymentFirst (APSE)
phone 877.871.8433 [almost sold out]

Best Western Plus (0.4 miles to Convention Center) Room block - Association of People Supporting EmploymentFirst (APSE)
phone 800.234.8439

Ashore (0.2 miles to Convention Center) Room block - APSE (rate) and 2018PNWEF (code)
phone 503.568.7506

There are many other accommodations close to the Convention Center.

Registration Fee

APSE members $180  

To join APSE, click here. For new APSE members (1st time members), there is a special   on annual membership; instead of the typical $120, join for $90 by using the code: ORAPSE91718 plus register with the Introductory membership rate for the conference. 

Non-members $285  

Registration closes on September 13, 2018.
On-Site Registration – Members and Non-Members:  $290.00 cash or check only.

Refunds for canceled registrations: Cancelation requests received on or before 7/31/18 will be refunded in full. Cancelation requests received after 8/01/18 will be refunded minus a $50 processing fee until 8/17/18. After 8/17/18, no refunds will be processed.


Tara Asai 
Oregon APSE 

Pacific NW Employment Forum 2018

Welcome to the 5th Annual Pacific NW Employment Forum! This year, it will be in beautiful Seaside, Oregon at the Seaside Convention Center.

Early registration will occur at the Rivertide Suites (102 N Holladay Dr.) on Sunday, September 16th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Registration on Monday opens at 7:00am and 7:30am on Tuesday. 

Our keynote presenters are:  Senator Gelser, Jonathan Chase, Ivanova Smith & Niko and Loreta Boskovic.

Day 1: Buffet breakfast (7:30am) at the Convention Center, hot beverages, Employer Recognition plated lunch, and appetizers at early evening with a no-host social hour, networking reception immediately folllowing the last session 

Day 2: Buffet breakfast (7:30am), hot beverages, and Awards luncheon 

 We are excited for these 2 days of learning and networking with advocates, family members, students, employment specialists, educators, employers, policymakers, and anyone interested in advancing employment for all!  The Pacific NW Employment Forum focuses exclusively on integrated employment for people.

Registration FULL!

This event is for APSE members and non-APSE members. Please email if you have a question.

Go to: www.oregonapse.org for current information.