Making Connections

Portland Business Alliance events are among the highest-quality networking and professional development gatherings in the Portland region, attracting more than 7,500 people each year. The Alliance offers a wide variety of events to help members boost their visibility, connect with civic and business leaders, and raise their awareness of local and regional issues.

As a benefit of membership, Alliance members can post their company events to our Member Events Calendar.
Want to post your event? 

For questions, please contact:
Ashley Odil, Director, Events & Sponsorships, 503-552-6742
Sandra Butler, Senior Membership Events Coordinator, 503-552-6770
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Opioid and Addiction Crisis: Building a State Recovery Strategy

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Name: Opioid and Addiction Crisis: Building a State Recovery Strategy
Date: August 16, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM PDT
Event Description:
Join us for this important community planning event and learn about innovative practices and strategies utilized in key states to combat the addiction crisis. As Oregon embarks on its first comprehensive strategic planning process to address its addiction crisis, it’s incumbent on Oregon policy leaders to learn what has worked in other states. Local, national and state leaders, along with experts from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and Oregon Recovers, will discuss emerging trends and practices that will help Oregon forge a successful path to becoming “the recovery state.”

  • Governor Kate Brown
  • Mike Marshall and Brent Canode from Oregon Recovers
  • Dr. Marv Seppala and Jordan Hansen from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation
  • Dr. Reginald Richardson, Sr. from the Oregon Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission
  • Joyce Starr and Cheri Walter from the state of Ohio
  • Dr. Robert DuPont from the Institute for Behavior and Health
  • Robert Ashford from the University of Pennsylvania
  • Dr. Katie Marks from the state of Kentucky
  • Carrie Steinseifer-Bates, Olympic Gold Medalist

To register and for more information:
Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Avenue
Date/Time Information:
August 16, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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Event Sponsorship & Hosting

Sponsoring or hosting an Alliance event is an exclusive member benefit. To learn more about these opportunities, contact Alliance senior event manager, Ashley Odil.
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