Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

2015 OBTA Annual Awards Reception

December 14, 2015 from 5:30 PM PST to 7:30 PM PST

Aquariva @ River's Edge Hotel & Spa
0455 SW Hamilton Court
Portland, OR 97239

Join OBTA as we honor the Rising Star, Member of the Year and the Silver Platter Award Winners

OBTA Presents: The Port of Portland - PDX Celebrates 75 years of development and looks toward future redevelopment.

November 12, 2015 from 11:30 AM PST to 1:00 PM PST

Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center
550 SW Oak Street
Portland, OR 97204

Join us for the November lunch and learn presentation with Mr. Daniel Pippenger, General Manager, Planning and Development, Port of Portland- at Courtyard Marriott Portland City Center

2015 Silent Auction

October 27, 2015 from 5:30 PM PDT to 8:00 PM PDT

Bottle & Bottega
1406 SW Broadway
Portland , OR 97201

Join us as we raise funds for educational programming, while tapping into our inner artist!

OBTA Education Day & Supplier Showcase 2015

September 09, 2015 from 8:00 AM PDT to 6:00 PM PDT

Doubletree by Hilton Portland Lloyd Center
1000 NE Multnomah St
Portland, OR 97232

OBTA presents the most valuable learning event of the year - Education Day & Supplier Showcase, September 9, 2015 from 8:00AM to 6:00PM. Registration Opens at 7:30am - Parking is included in attendee registration

OBTA August Connect - HopCity Tavern & Market

August 13, 2015 from 5:00 PM PDT to 7:00 PM PDT

Hop City Tavern & Market
921 Southwest 6th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Connect with fellow industry professionals at while experiencing the recently launched HopCity Tavern!

OBTA June 2015 CONNECT at SKYLOUNGE in the ASA Flats & Lofts!

June 11, 2015 from 5:30 PM PDT to 7:30 PM PDT

Asa Flats and Lofts, a Paragon Corporate Housing Community
1200 NW Marshall, 16th Floor- Sky Lounge
Portland, OR 97209

CONNECT with OBTA Members & Guests at one of Paragon Corporate Housing's premier locations - Sky Lounge at Asa Lofts + Flats in the Pearl District.

OBTA Presents - The Future of Air Travel with Ken Price, Director of Aircraft Valuation, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

May 14, 2015 from 11:30 AM PDT to 1:00 PM PDT

The Westin Portland - Discount valet is available at $7.00 per vehicle, gratuity appreciated!
750 SW Alder St.
Portland, OR 97205

Join Boeing's Ken Price in an update on new technologies impacting commercial air travel

April 2015 OBTA CONNECT at Jackknife

April 16, 2015 from 5:00 PM PDT to 7:00 PM PDT

614 Southwest 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97205

Connect with industry professionals while learning how to host your next team outing at Portland's most talked about bar, Jackknife.

Traveler Preparation - Safety and Security Strategies with iJET International's President, Bruce McIndoe

March 12, 2015 from 11:30 AM PDT to 1:00 PM PDT

Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
1401 SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR 97201

OBTA is pleased to welcome Mr. Bruce McIndoe, named as one of the " Top 25 Most Influential People in the Travel Industry" for traveler safety, security issues, risk management and duty of care leadership.

February Connect

February 17, 2015 from 5:30 PM PST to 7:30 PM PST

Christopher David
901 Northwest 10th Avenue
Portland, OR 97209

Hors d'Oeuvres, Wine and a workshop demonstration

Key supplier relationship maintenance

January 08, 2015 from 11:30 AM PST to 1:00 PM PST

Marriott Residence Inn Pearl District
1150 NW 9th Ave
Portland, OR 97209

Learn How to Leverage Relationships