ATTW 2017 is
next this week! We wanted to round up all the information about conference events in one place before everyone starts traveling. Hopefully, this answers your last minute questions, but if not, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.
All ATTW conference events are held at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Portland, 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, Oregon 97232, +1-503-281-6111. It’s about a 15 minute walk from the Oregon Convention Center, near the Lloyd Center/NE 11th TriMet stop.
This post last updated Tuesday, March 14.
If you won’t be able to attend ATTW 2017 or the Women in TC luncheon because of travel problems related to Winter Storm Stella, we’re very sorry! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll refund your registration fees. We’ll process the refunds after the conference.
Our social media ambassadors get started the week of the conference—more soon! Plan to tweet using the #attwcon hashtag. If you like, join our list of @ATTWorg tweeters.
Research Methods Workshops
Workshops will take place Tuesday, March 14 from 12:30-4:30p. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to get checked in so that workshops can start on time.
We have Ross Island and Morrison rooms located on the first level from 12:30-4:30. Each room will have a projector and screen, but facilitators and participants should bring laptops.
The break will include regular and decaf coffee/tea, soft drinks, bottled water, and cookies.
The main room for ATTW on Wednesday will be Multnomah, which is on the first level of the Doubletree. Check-in and registration will be available outside of this room beginning at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, March 15.
If you preregistered for the conference:
Look for someone with a cellphone or tablet to get you checked in quickly through Eventbrite. Pick up your nametag and program, and have a great conference!
If you registered, but need to pay onsite:
Look for Bradley Dilger or Stuart Blythe. They’ll help you finish your registration.
If you missed the online registration window:
Look for Bradley Dilger. He will be handling onsite registrations. Here are the costs for onsite registrations:
Full-time faculty or professionals $150.00
Contingent faculty $100.00
Poster Presentation Information
Posters should be 30″ x 40″ or smaller to fit on the foam boards that will be provided. We will provide foam boards, binder clips, and push pins to mount the posters.
Then the foam boards will be displayed on easels.
Rooms will have a projector and Internet access. Presenters should bring laptops and connecting dongles for audio visual.
Each session is an hour and fifteen minutes. In general, with a panel of four, each presenter has fifteen minutes, leaving fifteen minutes for questions. The issue of when to take questions is up to the chair and the panel, but taking questions at the end, by which time everyone has had time to present, is a good idea.
We’ve updated (Sun Mar 12) the ATTW 2017 program preview which includes detailed session descriptions with a few late-breaking changes. Have a look — and plan your conference!
Women in TC Luncheon
The luncheon is scheduled for Multnomah on the first level of the Doubletree. Tickets to the luncheon are sold out. Organizers will check people in at the door using the Eventbrite registration information.
Please refer to the CCCC accessibility guide (link is PDF).
If you have have accessibility concerns for which you need assistance, please contact Michelle Eble at EBLEM@ecu.edu.
The local arrangements committee for CCCC has created a Portland 2017 web site with information about restaurants, ground transportation, and more.