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The Oregon and Southwest Washington Chapter of the Grant Professionals Association (GPA) will be hosting the 16th annual GPA Conference here in Portland at the DoubleTree Hotel @ the Lloyd Center from October 15-18, 2014.
We expect from 500-600 attendees - approximately 50% will be flying in, the rest from local/regional areas. As in past years, we expect to offer from 70 to 80 professional development sessions. Here's a link to this year's conference info: http://grantprofessionals.org/professional-development/conference
A great offer for WVDO Members! A $50 conference discount will be offered to you and will apply to the rate that you would normally pay based on their membership status.
To receive the discount, conference-goers should enter: "PORT-50" on their registration form that can be found at: http://grantprofessionals.org/professional-development/conference/how-to-register