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Portland Chapter Industry Forum June 6, 2024


Thursday, June 6th

Portland Chapter – Industry Forum (OTIONAL): Industry Forum 2024 — Portland CSI

Industry Forum, Attended by hundreds of designers, engineers, product representatives, and project owners. Industry Forum provides an informative and stimulating look at what’s innovative in the industry!

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Registration

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm 5 x 10 Presentations

Five 10-minute presentations by Students, Artist, and innovators in the Portland design community.

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Networking and Hors d’oeuvres

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Keynote Speaker – Maurice Cox - a distinguished figure in architecture and urban planning, holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from The Cooper Union and has earned accolades such as being named one of the “most admired design educators in America” by Design Intelligence. Recently, has been honored as the 2024 laureate of the Henry Hope Reed Award at the University of Notre Dame, recognizing his tireless efforts to address social and economic inequities through informed policy and design.


LEADERSHIP PROGRAM June 7 thru 9, 2024

Friday, June 7th


5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Cocktails – Appetizers

Saturday, June 8th

8:00 am - 8:30 am Breakfast “Lets get Started”

8:30 am - 9:30 am Networking through CSI – Become a FOE – With Ellen Onstad, CSI, CDT

9:45 am - 11:00 am Running a Large Event – “It isn’t as scary as you think” – With Kourtney Strong, CSI, CDT

11:15 pm - 12:15 pm How to Run a Meeting Efficiently – “Stay out of the WEEDS” – With Jake LaManna, CSI, CDT

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch - In Main Room

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm How to Navigate CSI Institute Website (TBD)

2:45 pm - 4:30 pm ROUND TABLE – “Lets Chat”

- Review of Sessions / Questions

- Open Discussion

- Concerns in your chapter

- What does your chapter do?

- Ideas, Brainstorming for the future – what do you want to see and need

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm What Makes a Successful Chapter – With Georgia Spencer, CSI, CDT

6:00 pm Dinner on your own

Sunday, June 9th

8:30 am – 9:30 am Breakfast – In Main Room

9:45 am -11:30 am Bill highway – Navigating the system, what it can do for you – With Beth Stroshane

12:00 pm (Noon) Departure


Hotel Information

Hotel has a group rate for Thursday – Saturday night. $169 per night.

Book Here: Aloft Portland Airport at Cascade Station

Contact at Aloft is Deara Canady 503-335-2830

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