Portland, OR: 2018 Annual Meeting & Education Conference

Jul 03, 2018 01:00pm -
Jul 08, 2018 08:00am

Event Type: Annual Meeting
Category: Annual Meeting

Location Information

Set against the backdrop of majestic Mount Hood, Portland combines a sophisticated, cosmopolitan atmosphere with a refreshingly friendly, small-town warmth that makes it the natural setting for the 2018 Annual Meeting & Education Conference. Portland is known for its parks, bridges and bicycle paths, tax-free shopping, as well as for its eco-friendliness and microbreweries and coffeehouses.  Influence of world renowned chefs and fresh ingredients just steps away create a culinary scene second to none.   

 

Hilton Portland Downtown


The Hilton, conveniently located in the heart of the city, affords spectacular views, newly renovated space and guest rooms and is just steps from tax-free shopping and great dining. 
 

The AAA-CPA has reserved a block of hotel rooms at the Hilton at a special discounted rate of $159 single or double occupancy plus applicable taxes.

The Hilton will only guarantee these room rates until Monday, June 11, 2018​. Reservations can be made by calling :

1. On line:
​    a.
Click here to access the Hilton Portland website
    b. In top right corner enter the dates you plan to stay at the hotel
​    c. Click Special Rates and put the code CPA into the Group / Convention Code box

2. Calling 1-800-HILTONS and asking for the American Academy of Attorney-CPAs' group rate.

Getting There:

Travelers named Portland International Airport (PDX) the best airport in the United States in Travel + Leisure survey every year from 2013–2017. Why do they love PDX? An easy light rail connection to downtown, free Wi-Fi, great local food and drink (including microbrews, craft spirits and even food carts) and tax-free shopping with no markups are just a few of the reasons.

AIR SERVICE

Portland International Airport is currently served by 18 international and domestic airlines offering over 500 scheduled passenger arrivals and departures daily. Sixty U.S. cities offer nonstop flights to Portland, including Atlanta, Orlando, New York, Boston and Chicago. Internationally, you can fly direct to PDX from Amsterdam, Calgary, Frankfurt, Guadalajara, London, Puerto Vallarta, Reykjavik, Tokyo, Toronto and Vancouver.

GETTING TO AND FROM THE AIRPORT

The airport is located 9 miles (14.5 km) northeast of downtown Portland and is conveniently connected to the city center via MAX light rail train.