Northwest Transportation Conference

March 9th thru 11th, 2020

CH2M-HILL Alumni Center
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon



Since its inception in 1949, the biennial Northwest Transportation Conference has served as a forum for engineers, designers, builders, operators, planners, and other transportation professionals. 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.

More than 400 transportation professionals from throughout Oregon and the Pacific Northwest participated in the 2018 Northwest Transportation Conference.

The Northwest's premiere transporation event:

  • More than twenty sessions, discussions, and events

  • National and regionally prominent speakers

  • Professional development hours

  • Vendor displays

  • Door prizes

Featured topics for 2020:
  • Planning for Emerging Technologies

  • Connected/Autonomous Vehicle Preparation

  • Taming Big Transportation Data

  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety

  • Engineering Automation Tools

  • Environmental Uncertainty

  • Changing Demographics

  • Smart Mobility Projects

  • Urban Design Initiative

2020 Session Schedule

Preliminary - subject to change.


Vendor Display Space: Exhibitor Registration Form - Deadline is February 19, 2020.
2020 Conference Registration Costs

Prices Increase by $25 Feb 19
 

Full conference:$330
Any two days:$315
Any single day:$165
Students:$10 per day
Parking: Click Here

Speaker/Moderator discounts
are applied during registration.
Click Here to Register

You will be taken to the Oregon State University Conference Site

If you do not have an OSU Conference Account you must create one:

  • Click 'Start Registration'
  • Enter your contact information
  • Select a strong password
  • Read and agree to Ideal-Logic's Terms of Service, and
  • Select and answer two security questions
You will then be taken to the NWTC Registration Page:
  • Note that Dietary Preferences are at the bottom of the page on which you confirm your contact info. You will need to scroll down to see this entry.
Do you need to confirm that you're registered?

  • The OSU registration system will send a confirmation email -- check your SPAM folder.
  • If you receive no confirmation email, call 541-737-9300 or email conferences@oregonstate.edu.
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Lodging and Accommodations for Attendees

  • Holiday Inn Express Corvallis on the River - a six minute drive / 32 minute walk from the conference.

    A conference rate is available for a 20% discount off rack rate. The discount is applied for all standard king and double queen guestroom types based on availability. Book your Conference Rate at Holiday Inn Express Corvallis. You may also call their front desk at (541) 752-0800 and mention “Conference Rate” to receive the discount.

  • Courtyard by Marriott Corvallis - a five minute drive / 20 minute walk from the conference.

    A conference rate is available for a 20% discount off rack rate. The discount is applied for all standard king and double queen guestroom types based on availability. Book your Conference Rate at Courtyard Corvallis. You may also call their front desk at (541) 753-0199 and mention “Conference Rate” to receive the discount.

  • The Hilton Garden Inn is on the campus of Oregon State University - a three minute walk from the conference. Parking for guests of the Hilton Garden Inn is complimentary during their stay.

    A conference rate of $142 + 19.59 (13.8% tax) per night for deluxe rooms is available if booked by February 24th at this link: Book your Conference Rate at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Sessions, Speakers, and Presentations from the 2018 NWTC

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