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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.
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For questions, please contact:
Ashley Odil, Director, Events & Sponsorships, 503-552-6742
Sandra Butler, Senior Membership Events Coordinator, 503-552-6770
Rebecca McCulloch, Coordinator, Events & Small Business, 503-552-6759
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June Forum: Oregon’s State of Trade

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Name: June Forum: Oregon’s State of Trade
Date: June 19, 2019
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
The 2019 Value of Jobs Trade Study explores the important role international trade plays in Oregon’s economy and employment. Join the Portland Business Alliance for our latest report on the state of trade in Oregon. The event will include the latest facts presented by John Tapogna, president of ECONorthwest, plus a thoughtful panel discussion on how current trade policies are impacting Oregon business.

This Value of Jobs coalition report is made possible by generous support from Bank of America.

Keith Leavitt, Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Portland
Teresa O’Neill, Vice President, Travel Oregon/Oregon Tourism Commission
Jeff Stone, Executive Director & CEO, Oregon Association of Nurseries
Emily Vedaa, Global Trade Manager, Columbia Sportswear

Maria Isabel Ellis, Executive Director, Pacific Northwest International Trade Association

Present By:
John Tapogna, President, ECONorthwest

Event Sponsor:
Legacy Health
Greater Portland Inc.

Series Sponsors:
Portland State Uiversity
Portland Tribune/Community Newspapers
Event Media:
Event Sponsors:
  • Greater Portland Inc.
  • Legacy Health

Series Sponsors

Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97205
Date/Time Information:
Doors open at 7:00 a.m.
Program 7:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Contact Information:
$45 - Online
$50 - At the door
$360 - Table of 8

$55 - Online
$60 - At the door
$440 - Table of 8

No cancelations or refunds.

By registering for this event, I agree that the Portland Business Alliance, Partners in Diversity (the Alliance,) its, employees and agents have the right to photograph, videotape and record me at this event and use my photographed, videotape and/or recorded name, likeness, voice, and statements to promote the Alliance, including without limitation, a derivative use, without compensation to me, at the sole discretion of the Alliance and I release the Alliance, its agents, affiliates, and licensees from all liability connected to their use of my name, likeness, voice or statements including, without limitation, any right of privacy or publicity claims.
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