Meeting Location & Parking

The OCIM/SPARC Conference 2015 will be held at:

DoubleTree by Hilton Portland
1000 NE Multnomah St
Portland, OR 97232

Self-parking is available in the parking garage at no cost to conference attendees.


Guest rooms and suites are available at the rate of $124 + tax per night. 

Learn more about guest rooms and suites at:

Contact the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland today to make a reservation for the OCIM/SPARC Conference:

Telephone: 1-503-281-6111

Traveling to Portland

Portland International Airport (PDX)

Portland International Airport (PDX) is currently served by 14 international and domestic airlinesoffering more than 210 scheduled passenger arrivals and departures daily.

Amtrak/Union Station

The station is located at the foot of the Broadway Bridge in Old Town Chinatown, just minutes from the center of downtown.  

BoltBus and Greyhound

It’s easy to get to and from Portland by bus with the iconic Greyhound and its subsidiary BoltBus. The two bus companies connect Portland with regular service to cities near and far.


Public Transportation

DoubleTree by Hilton Portland is located off of the Lloyd Center/ NE 11th Avenue MAX Station

From Portland International Airport:

  • Follow the signs in the airport to the MAX Light Rail Station, located near baggage claim
  • Take the MAX Red Line Eastbound - It's the only way the train goes from this station!
  • Exit at the Lloyd Center/NE 11th Avenue MAX Station

TriMet MAX (Metropolitan Area Express) Light Rail is one of the fastest and easiest ways to get around Portland. Without the worry of getting stuck in traffic or the headache of parking, you are able to freely explore Portland. DoubleTree by Hilton Portland is located less than a five minute walk from the Llyod Center/NE 11th Avenue MAX Station, making it easy to travel around the city. MAX Blue, Green and Red lines stop at this station therefore travel to and from Portland's top attractions a breeze!

Driving Directions

From Portland International Airport (PDX)

  • Get on I-205 S
  • Follow I-205 S and take exit 21B for I-84/US-30 W toward Portland
  • Merge onto I-84/US-30 W
  • Take exit 1 toward Llyod Center
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Llyod Center and merge onto NE 13th Avenue
  • Turn left onto NE Multnomah Street
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Portland will be on the left

From Portland City Center

  • Distance/ Travel Time: 2 miles - 5 minutes
  • Head East on SW Alder Street to the Morrison Bridge
  • Stay in the left lane over the bridge and merge into I-5 North
  • Take Exit 302A to Weidler Street
  • Turn right on Weidler Street to NE 9th Avenue
  • Turn right on NE 9th Avenue to Multnomah
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Portland will be on your left

From I-5 South - Washington

  • Take exit 302A toward Moda Center/City Center
  • Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Rose Quarter
  • Continue straight onto N Vancouver Avenue
  • Continue onto NE Wheeler Avenue
  • Turn left onto NE Multnomah Street and the hotel will be on your right

From I-5 North - Salem Area

  • Take exit 302A for Weidler Street
  • Merge right onto NE Weidler Street
  • Turn right onto NE Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
  • Turn left onto NE Multnomah Street and the hotel will be on your right