WCET’s 30th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Meeting
Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront Hotel
1401 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR 97201
Group rate: $229/night +tax
You can book the group rate through October 1st, 2018. (subject to availability)

The WCET Annual Meeting host hotel, The Marriott Portland Downtown is beautifully redesigned and boasts upscale event venues and redesigned Marriott guest rooms. Visitors to the hotel enjoy transformed rooms with luxurious bathrooms and plush bedding, as well as waterfront or city views. Set along the Willamette River, the hotel is near the city's unique neighborhoods and top city attractions like the Keller Auditorium, Riverplace Marina, Portland State University, the Moda Center, the International Rose Test Garden, Pearl District, and Portland Zoo

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The lodging block has closed. Please visit Travel Portland for lodging suggestions.


Portland International Airport (PDX) is nine miles from the Marriott. The hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Alternate transportation: Blue Star; fee: $14.00 one way); scheduled
Estimated taxi fare: $45.00 (one way)
TriMet light rail: $2.50 (one way)

What to Wear

Business casual is recommended for the conference. The average high in October in Denver is 60 and the average low is 40.

Registration Desk

During the meeting, visit the registration desk for information about the program, hotel, WCET, and Portland. Stop by to pick up your name badge and program upon arrival.


There is so much to do in the area, access the Visit Portland website for an extensive list of attractions, activities, and events.