Attendee Logistics

Two nights of lodging

Enjoy two nights at Skamania Lodge on OETC! You’re also welcome to bring a guest.

Meals and drinks for the duration of Summit

Meals are covered for Summit attendees during our program. Skamania guarantees fresh, regional ingredients that work together to create inspiring meals. Guests are welcome at dinner on Thursday and Friday nights.

Skamania Lodge

1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way
Stevenson, WA 98648

This year’s Summit will take place at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Washington. Summit attendees are responsible for booking their own travel arrangements. If you have any questions, or need help arranging transportation from Portland International Airport to the lodge, please reach out to

The nearest airport is the Portland International Airport (PDX). The airport services several major hubs in the pacific northwest.The Skamania lodge is also approximately 45 minutes away from Portland by car.

Plan to arrive by 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct 10.

Megan Bigelow, the founder and board president of Portland Women in Tech, will run the pre-conference session, which starts at 5:30 p.m. and is preceded by a cocktail reception at 5 p.m.

Conference check-in opens at 3 p.m. Thursday, and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

The conference kicks off with the opening keynote, Michael C. Bush at 8:45 a.m. on Friday, October 11.

See the full schedule


Please let us know if you have any accessibility needs so we can accomodate — reach out to

You can also contact Skamania Lodge directly at (509) 314-4177 for information about the resort’s accessibility accommodations.


If you have any remaining questions before the Summit, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.