How to Register

Getting to ARCHIVES 2017 Is As Easy As 1 - 2 - 3!


WEB • Register online using our secure registration form.

FAX • Fax your completed registration form, with credit card information, to 312-606-0728, Attn: ARCHIVES 2017 Registration. Do not fax your registration if you are paying by check.

MAIL • Send your completed registration form, with credit card information or check made payable to SAA, to: Society of American Archivists, Attn: ARCHIVES 2017, 17 North State Street, Suite 1425, Chicago, IL 60602.

Early-Bird Registration: Register by July 6 and save at least $50 off Advance registration rates and $110 off Onsite rates.

Advance Registration: Register by July 13 to save at least $60 off Onsite rates.

Onsite Registration: After July 13 you must register at the Oregon Convention Center.


ARCHIVES 2017 will take place at the Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Portland, OR 97232.

SAA has negotiated special discounted room rates at two hotels that are within easy commuting distance of the Oregon Convention Center. A block of rooms has been reserved at each of the following:

Hilton Portland and Executive Tower (Headquarters Hotel) 921 SW Sixth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204; 503-226-1611 $189 Single / $10 each additional person (To view options for two double beds, you must indicate multiple guests.) 1.7 miles from the Oregon Convention Center and easily accessible via the MAX light rail

DoubleTree by Hilton Portland 1000 NE Multnomah, Portland, OR 97232; 503-281-6111 $191 Single/Double 5 blocks from the Oregon Convention Center

Connect with hotel reservations via the conference website.


Portland International Airport ( is the primary airport serving the city. PDX is located nine miles northeast of downtown Portland and is conveniently connected to the city center (including the conference hotels and convention center) via the MAX light rail. The trip takes about 38 minutes and costs $2.50.

For a list of the major carriers that service PDX visit

Once you’ve arrived in Portland, you’ll be delighted to experience the MAX light rail— which is steps away from the Oregon Convention Center and both conference hotels. Read more about MAX, view maps, and plan your trip at

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