January 23, 2018, Port Day, Olympia
The 2018 Port Day will be held on Tuesday, January 23.
Ports will not be asked to showcase their booths. If you would like to meet with your legislator on this day, contact his or her office directly and make your appointment as soon as possible; their schedules fill up quickly. See you in a few weeks!
Agenda to be posted closer to event.
May 16 – 18, 2018 – Hilton, Vancouver, WA
Registration will open March 2018.
Hotel reservations can be made after January 1, 2018. Reservations: (360) 993-4500.
Spring Meeting provides a casual atmosphere in which port colleagues can gain insight on the recent legislative session as well as issues which are of importance to ports. It also provides a forum for the Board of Trustees to conduct the business of the Association, as stipulated in WPPA bylaws. Associate Members are welcome to sponsor portions of this event, please contact the WPPA office regarding sponsorship opportunities.
June 13 – 15, 2018 – Finance and Administration Seminar, Enzian Inn, Leavenworth
Registration will open mid-April 2018.
The Finance and Administration Committee Seminar is held yearly in June. Topics are chosen based on relevance to port finance and administrative representatives.
WPPA invites topic suggestions for the 2018 annual seminar. To suggest topics or speakers please call or email Tasha Cilurso at the WPPA office at 360-943-0760 or email@example.com.
Associate Members are welcome to sponsor portions of this event, please contact Tasha Cilurso at the WPPA office regarding sponsorship opportunities at 360-943-0760 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 22 – 24, 2018 – Commissioners Seminar, Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum
Registration will open mid-May 2018. You can make your hotel reservations any time after January 1, 2018.
The Commissioner Seminar is held in the summer and is open to all port commissioners. Topics are chosen based on present day relevance to commission issues. Associate Members are welcome to sponsor this event, please contact the WPPA office regarding sponsorship opportunities.
The event kicks off with an evening reception held Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at Suncadia Resort.