Portland

Venue Location

Portland: A world-class destination

Enjoy all that Portland has to offer while attending the International Mass Timber Conference:

Portland’s waterfront — dragon boat races, sailing, concerts, and all sorts of other fun.

Spectacular shopping — from the Pearl District to Nob Hill to Hawthorne and everything in-between.

World-renowned restaurants and fantastic food trucks.

Mt. Hood — hike, bike, ski, or snowboard.

60+ microbreweries located within the city — more than anywhere else in the world!

Washington Park — featuring the Oregon Zoo, Portland Rose Gardens, and world-renowned Japanese Garden.

12 urban wineries and Oregon wine country (less than an hour drive from downtown).

The Oregon Coast — just a 90 minute drive to ocean beaches!

Powell’s Books (the largest independent new and used bookstore in the world).

Major League sports — home to the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team and Portland Timbers soccer team.

Hotels & Travel

Oregon Convention Center

The Oregon Convention Center (OCC) is the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest and aims to be the most environmentally-friendly event facility in the world. View a map of the OCC and the event hotels

Hotels

Official Hotels
RESERVATIONS: Book online (at the View Website link above) or call 1-503-235-2100 and ask for the Mass Timber Conference group block.
Complimentary locally-roasted coffee and wireless internet. Rates available three days pre and post. Room rates are quoted exclusive of prevailing local lodging tax, which is currently 15.3% (subject to change).

HOTEL EASTLUND

1021 NE Grand Ave
Portland, Oregon 97232
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Single King: $195/night

Across the street from convention center.
The newest and finest luxury hotel in Portland, Hotel Eastlund, combines classic, clean style with modern sophistication in downtown’s thriving Eastside. The Eastlund and its four-star luxury comfort is right across the street from the Oregon Convention Center. Indulge in sleek sophistication with Northwest hospitality, first-class amenities, and attentive room service.

RESERVATIONS: Book online (at the View Website link above), or call 1-503-281-6111 (ask for in-house reservations) or 1-800-996-0510 and notify the reservation specialist that you are under the MTC group code.
Complimentary wireless internet. Rates available three days pre and post. Rates are quoted exclusive of prevailing local lodging tax, which is currently 15.3% (subject to change). Overnight parking with in-and-out privileges is $12.50 per night. Parking day fee is $5.00/hour with a maximum of $20.00/day.

DOUBLETREE BY HILTON PORTLAND

1000 NE Multnomah St
Portland, Oregon 97232
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Single Queen: $194/night
Single King or Double Queen: $214/night

5 blocks from convention center.
Each one of the Doubletree’s newly-renovated, spacious guest rooms and suites offers breathtaking views of downtown Portland or the Cascade Mountain Range and their extensively remodeled lobby and on-site dining ensures a first-class experience. The Doubletree is one of Portland’s first sustainable hotels and is within walking distance to the Oregon Convention Center. Or, you can walk a ½ block to the MAX Light Rail, which takes you to the front door of the Convention Center with ease.

Hotels & Travel

Travel

Travel Info

Why stay at our official event hotels

By staying at the Hotel Eastlund or Doubletree hotels and reserving a room under the Mass Timber Conference room block, you allow us to offer lower rates on our event passes and help make this event possible.

Staying in the official hotels with other attendees allows you to be close to the Oregon Convention Center and significantly boost your networking opportunities.

WARNING: If you wish to book a room at any of the event hotels, then do so only via the links or phone numbers provided on this page or via the links in Forest Business Network’s email communications and social media platforms. If someone reaches out to you by phone, email, or social media and claims to work with the Mass Timber Conference, Forest Business Network, Hotel Eastlund, or Doubletree, they are scammers who will take your money without giving you an actual reservation.

Getting to Portland

Portland International Airport (PDX)

Airlines serving Portland offer non-stop service from Portland to destinations across the globe.

Airport Phone: 877-739-4636

Getting to the Convention Center and official hotels

The Oregon Convention Center and both of the official hotels are right on the MAX Light Rail, making travel to these spots very easy from the airport. Travel time is approx. 30-35 minutes.

Use the TriMet trip planner for the Light Rail

Or grab a ride…

Estimated Uber or Lyft fare: Approx. $20 USD (one way)
Blue Star: Approx. $14 USD (one way); scheduled
Estimated taxi fare: Approx. $40 USD (one way)