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2024 OBOA ABM & Conference (+Pre-ABM Workshop) - July 17-19
Wednesday, July 17, 2024, 10:00 AM to Friday, July 19, 2024, 11:45 AM PDT
Category: Events

Schedule and registration coming soon but block your calendar now!


 2024 OBOA Annual Business Meeting (ABM) & Conference

Thursday, July 18 – Friday, July 19
Pre–ABM Professional Development Workshop on Wednesday, July 17


Host Hotel & Convention Center | Bend, Oregon
Book your lodging by June 16 – 
though we strongly encourage you to book now (don't wait).


Schedule-at-a-Glance

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17

10:00 am – 4:00 pm — Pre–ABM Technical Professional Development Workshop
5:30  6:30 pm — Welcome Reception
6:30  7:30 pm — Exhibitor Set–Up


THURSDAY, JULY 18

7:30 – 8:30 am — Registration and Networking Breakfast with Sponsors
8:30 – 9:00 am — Welcome & Introductions; Approval of Agenda | President’s Report & Treasurer Report
9:00 – 10:30 am — Opening Keynote
10:30 – 10:45 am — Break with Sponsors
10:45 am – 12:00 pm — Opening Keynote (continued)
12:00 – 1:30 pm — OBOA Awards Luncheon
1:30 – 2:30 pm — OBOA Legislative & Lobbyist Report
2:30 – 2:45 pm — Break with Sponsors
2:45 – 3:15 pm — State of Oregon Building Codes Division (BCD) Update
3:15 – 3:30 pm — Break with Sponsors
3:30 – 4:15 pm — Welcome New OBOA Leadership: Installation of Officers & Directors
4:15 – 4:30 pm — International Code Council (ICC) Update Presentation
4:30 – 4:45 pm — Day 1 Closing Remarks
5:30 – 7:30 pm — Evening Hosted Reception with Live Music

FRIDAY, JULY 19

7:30 – 8:30 am — Networking Breakfast with Sponsors
8:30 – 8:45 am — Welcome & Opening Remarks; Overview of Day’s Schedule
8:45 – 10:15 am — Hosted Roundtables – Multiple “Hot Topics” in a Peer–to–Peer Format –– an ABM favorite session! Attendees will break into groups and have discussions with up to three topics and moderators throughout the session. 
10:15 – 10:30 am — Break with Sponsors
10:30 – 11:00 am — OBOA Committee Reports and State Board Updates
11:00 – 11:20 am — Partner & Industry Updates
11:45 am — ABM Adjourns | Exhibitor Tear–Down

Schedule subject to change.


All individual participating in the OBOA ABM must be registered, including any guests. Each regular ABM attendee registration includes one spouse/companion social ticket (which includes attendance at the Wednesday and Thursday evening receptions only) and must be selected at the time of registration. If a companion wishes to join any other meals, please purchase separately.

Registration for the technical, professional development workshop on Wednesday is separate/optional and should be added on at the time of ABM registration. The workshop includes a hot lunch and ICC Preferred Provider CEUs. Online registration coming soon.


Lodging at the ABM (Important – book now!)

OBOA has negotiated a discounted room block at our beautiful host venue, Riverhouse on the Deschutes in Bend, Oregon over our conference dates. This is peak season for the area and the hotel, so rooms are at a premium and very limited. 

RESERVATION DEADLINE: Sunday, June 16 – though we strongly encourage you to reserve your room right away (do not delay)

 BOOK ROOM NOW

Rooms are first–come, first–served and the hotel is expecting to sell out throughout our stay. Rooms will go quickly and after June 16 or whenever the block is full, whichever comes first –– reservations will only be accepted on a space and rate available basis. You will likely not get a room if you wait until the last minute.

To reserve a room, please call Riverhouse directly at 541.389.3111 and identify as part of the OBOA / Oregon Building Officials Association conferenceNote: a custom booking link will be provided here in the next 30 days though you can reserve now by calling.

It is very important you book your lodging right away (do not delay) and through Riverhouse directly –– not a third–party website or provider. OBOA contracts with the resort on your behalf and has obligations to meet. Any upgrades or special requests must be made at the time of reservation. Room rates are $259 per night, per room (single/double occupancy), plus taxes and fees. Discounted rates may be available two days prior to the conference; please call for availability. Rates quoted are subject to taxes and fees and a daily resort fee. Please speak with the reservation agent at the time of booking regarding all hotel fees, cancellation or other hotel policies. OBOA does not accept any responsibility for resort policies and fees.

RESERVE ROOM NOW

Contact: [email protected]