Welcome to Portland! Conference Kick-Off Reception
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Portland Art Museum
1219 S.W. Park Ave., Portland, OR 97205
Kridel Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Join us for an energizing welcome to our host city Portland as we kick off Generations United’s 20th Global Intergenerational Conference, co-hosted by Bridge Meadows! We’ll learn how the “Bridge City” is known for its connections across its local rivers and for its connections between people of all ages. Located in the heart of downtown’s cultural district, the Portland Art Museum will provide the perfect venue to appreciate the rich history and diverse culture that the city has to offer.
Located in the heart of downtown’s cultural district, the Portland Art Museum will provide the perfect venue to appreciate the rich history and diverse culture that the city has to offer.
Light appetizers and a selection of wine and local craft beers will be served.
Sponsored by AARP-Oregon
Our featured speaker is Chip Conley, author and strategic advisor for Airbnb, as well as remarks from local champions of intergenerational connections and communities.
The program will also include remarks by:
- Mayor Ted Wheeler, City of Portland
- Donna Butts, Generations United
- Derenda Schubert, Bridge Meadows
- Ruby Haughton-Pitts, AARP-Oregon
- Janet Campbell, Cambia Health Solutions
A special intergenerational performance will be provided by the Cathedral Park Performing Arts Collective.
There is street parking available on the streets immediately surrounding the Portland Art Museum. Pay to park lots are also available on SW Main Street. Please be mindful and obey all parking signs posted by the City of Portland.
Questions? Please reach out to Alicia ([email protected]) if you have any questions.
Tickets to the kick-off reception are included with conference registration. Tickets for the kick-off reception only (without full conference registration) are available for $50.
Conference attendees: Free (included with cost of registration)
Kick-off reception only: $50