July 14 - 17, 2019

Sunday July 14, 2019 at 7:00 AM
Wednesday July 17, 2018 at 8:00 PM

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Hotel Information

Residence Inn by Marriott
Portland Downtown/Pearl District

1150 NW 9th Avenue
Portland, Oregon  97209
Hotel website

  Driving Directions

Click on the Reserve Button above to reserve your sleeping room online. You can also call Marriott Reservations at 1-800-331-3131 or the Residence Inn directly at 1-503-220-1339. (Room Block Code: APPAPPA)

Room block cut-off extended to June 28, 2019.

After June 28th, please contact me if you need a hotel room. I have several rooms at the hotel on hold that I can transfer to you. Please email Lisa@PacificPorts.org right away.

All rooms in the hotel offer kitchens, complimentary hot breakfast, free high-speed internet, and city views.

$259 +taxes for Studio Suite with King Bed
$299 +taxes for One Bedroom Suite with
Two Queen Beds 

Room block covers July 13 - July 17, 2019 
The rate will be available three days pre and post based on hotel rates and space availability.

Airport & Train Information

The closest airport is the Portland International Airport (PDX), located 12.7 miles away from the hotel.

Amtrak passenger trains stop at Union Station Train Depot, which is located .4 miles away from the hotel. 

Ground Transportation

The hotel does not have their own parking lot. Parking is available in a public parking garage, Station Place, next to the hotel for $2/hour or $12/day; however, you park at your own risk.

The hotel offers valet parking in a secured lot for $44/day.

If you choose to rent a car at the airport, there are many car rental companies to choose from.

Hertz Car Rental is located 1/4 mile from the hotel at 800 N.W. 6th Street, Portland, OR  97207.

The Portland area has taxi cabs, Uber, and Lyft services. 

For more information, visit the hotel's 
Map and Directions page.

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Golf Networking Outing:

You and your companion are invited to join us for golf early Sunday morning, July 15, 2018 at Wildwood Golf Course.

Golf is complimentary; however, as space is limited, advance reservations are required.


Kayaking Networking Outing:

You and your companion are invited to join us for a kayak tour sponsored and led by Next Adventure's Scappoose Bay Paddling Center early Sunday morning, July 14, 2019.

Kayaking is complimentary; however, as space is limited, advance registrations are required.

Port of Columbia County Tour via Train and Boat

Tuesday's schedule includes a special all day tour through the Columbia County Port District.

You and your companion will enjoy a casual lunch with bar prior to loading the train. Once onboard, you'll find plentiful networking and a leisurely ride in 1940's-1950's restored historic train cars from the Oregon Rail Heritage Center.

Thank you to
P&W Rail for sponsoring the
train engine and


The next leg of the tour will feature a dinner cruise with bar and additional networking time aboard the Willamette Star yacht.  

Dinner generously sponsored by Global.  


Association of Pacific Ports
P.O. Box 903
Clackamas, OR 97015

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Please join us for APP's 106th Annual Conference
Portland, Oregon USA!

Our 106th Annual Conference will feature numerous timely presentations, an informative train and boat tour of the Port of Columbia County's Port District, numerous networking events, and much more! Hear firsthand perspectives from key port industry leaders, learn what’s new at other ports, and build partnerships with your port industry colleagues. Your companion is welcome to join APP delegates at no extra cost.

Early Conference Registration Rates

Tuesday Only Train & Boat Tour
Registration Rate
$200 each

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