Northwest Transportation Conference

See you at the next NWTC in 2020!

CH2M-HILL Alumni Center
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon



More than 400 transportation professionals from throughout Oregon and the Pacific Northwest participated in the 2018 Northwest Transportation Conference, March 13-15, at the Oregon State University Alumni Center. The theme of that year's conference was:

"Moving the Transportation Profession Forward"

Since its inception in 1949, the biennial Northwest Transportation Conference has served as a forum for engineers, designers, builders, operators, planners, and other transportation officials. Sponsors participating in the organization of the conference include Oregon State University, Portland State University, the Oregon Department of Transportation, Benton County Public Works, the Federal Highway Administration, and the Institute of Transportation Engineers.

The Northwest's premiere transporation event:

  • More than twenty sessions, discussions, and events

  • National and regionally prominent speakers

  • Professional development hours

  • ITS sessions by ITE Oregon

  • Vendor displays

  • Door prizes

Featured topics (2018):
  • Difficult Tranportation Decisions
  • Change Management and Agility
  • Land Use, Trips, and Travel
  • Smarter Traffic Signals
  • Active Transportation
  • Seismic Resiliency
  • Moving Freight
  • Worker Safety
  • LIDAR and UAV
2018 Session Schedule


Professional Development
Hours (PDH) Form

Lodging and Accommodations for Attendees

  • The Hilton Garden Inn is on the campus of Oregon State University (2500 SW Western Blvd, Corvallis). A government room rate is available. Parking for guests of the Hilton Garden Inn is complimentary during their stay.

  • The Holiday Inn Express is located 5 minutes driving time from campus (781 NE 2nd Street, Corvallis). A government room rate is available.

Sessions, Speakers, and Presentations from the 2018 NWTC

Questions or Additional Information: info@nwtc-conference.org