Industry professionals are invited to attend the Housing Oregon Industry Support Conference on Wednesday, September 18 and/or Thursday, September 19th at the Hilton Portland Downtown, 921 SW 6th Ave. Governor Kate Brown will be introducing a lunchtime panel discussion on the 2019 Legislative session.

The Annual Awards Gala is Wednesday evening, September 18, with social hour beginning 5:30 PM with dinner and keynote speaker Dr. Tiffany Manuel at 7:00 PM on Breaking New Ground: Building Public Will to Advance Affordable Housing and Inclusive Communities.

We have great workshops focused on affordable rental housing including:

Housing Oregon encourages industry professionals to consider joining us Wednesday afternoon Sept. 18 for a half-day workshop focused on building a more welcoming workplace:

How to register for the conference

You can attend both days, Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 18 and/or all day Thursday, Sept. 19.

  • Wednesday only, Sept. 18– To register CLICK HEREand select Option 3, Only $35.
  • Thursday only, Sept. 19, Includes breakfast and lunch – To register CLICK HEREand select Option 5, Only $90.
  • Both days, Wednesday andThursday, Sept. 18 and 19.  Includes breakfast and lunch on Thursday. To register CLICK HEREand select Option1, $130.

Contact Brian at Housing Oregon if you have any challenges with registering. or (503) 475-6056.

Travel scholarships still available

If money is an issue for anyone, please let me know. Thanks to support from Meyer Memorial Trust, scholarships are still available for individuals from rural organizations, community of color led organizations, and smaller CDCs. Scholarships can reimburse you for mileage and hotel costs if staying over Wednesday night.

CLICK HERE for scholarship form. Send to Brian Hoop at