2016 OPPA Conference

2016 OPPA Conference
OPPA’s Annual Conference is our members’ best opportunity for networking and establishing relationships with colleagues and elected officials from other entities, attending educational and informative sessions pertinent to Oregon’s port districts, and conducting Association business. *Registration is only available to port members.*

The Welcoming Reception and Dinner will be held at BRIDGEwater Bistro at 20 Basin Street, Suite A in Astoria and the conference sessions will be held at The Cannery Pier Hotel (Union Fish Room) located at No. 10 Basin Street in Astoria.

Space is limited, so please notify us immediately if you are registered but cannot attend. We are unable to accommodate guests at meals or sessions.


Thursday, September 29 
5:00pm Gather to walk to BRIDGEwater Bistro - Light hors d’oeuvres being served in Cannery Pier Hotel Lobby
Cannery Pier Hotel • Lobby • No. 10 Basin St, Astoria (Limited parking - please carpool)

6:00-8:00pm Welcoming Reception and Dinner - Pre-registration required by September 22. Limited to 50 registrants.
BRIDGEwater Bistro • The Mezzanine • 20 Basin St, Astoria

Friday, September 30
Cannery Pier Hotel • Union Fish Room • No. 10 Basin St, Astoria - Limited parking - please carpool. Breakfast not provided in classroom.

8:00-10:00am OPPA Business Meeting
• Welcome and Introductions
Kevin Greenwood, President • OPPA
Jim Knight, District Manager • Port of Astoria
• Nominations and Elections — OPPA Executive Committee
• OPPA Budget Discussion
• ORS 777 Rewrite Discussion
• OPPA Goals — Past and Future
• OBDD Update on SBPs & IGAs
• Legislative and Rule-making Update
10:00-11:15am Discussion with Members of the Coastal Caucus
Senator Betsy Johnson (D - Scappoose)
Others to be announced
11:15-11:30-am Break
11:30am-Noon Update on Transportation Funding Package for 2017
Karmen Fore — Governor’s Transportation Policy Advisor
Noon-1:15pm Lunch at BRIDGEwater Bistro • The Mezzanine
1:30-2:30pm National Flood Insurance Program Update
Patrick Wingard - DLCD
2:30-3:00pm Quick Roundtable
3:00pm Potential Tour of Port of Astoria
Jim Knight, Executive Director

**PLEASE NOTE: You are NOT registered for the dinner or conference sessions unless you click the "Add" button next to each function below, after clicking "Register Myself" or "Register Someone Else".
9/29/2016 - 9/30/2016
Cannery Pier Hotel
Union Fish Room
No. 10 Basin St
Astoria, OR

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