2022 Summer Conference – June 21-23, The Historic Davenport Hotel, Spokane

Registration is Open!

Planning is well underway for the 2022 PNWA Summer Conference and we are excited to see you all in-person! Our goal is always to provide the most timely and relevant information at our events, and to highlight experts from our region’s working waterways, transportation corridors, economic development industries and regulatory community. We have confirmed presentations on Cybersecurity, Environmental Justice, and a Lobbyist Panel, and are awaiting final confirmation from many other presenters.

Early registration at a rate of $420 will be available from April 22 through May 25. Late registration at $450 will be available from May 26 through the start of the meeting on June 21.

The Historic Davenport Hotel

10 South Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201


PNWA has reserved a block of guest rooms at the discounted rate of $159 per night at the Historic Davenport Hotel if you make your reservation by May 25. Please use the reservation link or call the hotel at 509-455-8888 and reference “Pacific Northwest Waterways Association”.

Tentative Schedule

Tuesday, June 21

10:00 am
PNWA Executive Committee Meeting
Executive Committee Members only

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

5:00 pm
Gala Reception

Wednesday, June 22

8:30 am – 4:00 pm

4:00 pm
Inland Ports & Navigation Group Meeting
All PNWA members invited to attend

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hosted Happy Hour

Thursday, June 23

8:00 am
PNWA Board of Directors Breakfast Meeting
All are welcome


Increase your visibility to fellow PNWA members and help support PNWA’s mission! Sponsors gain exposure on our website and social media, in the Nor’wester newsletter, in printed and online meeting materials, and from the podium. Sign up to be a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Level Sponsor when you register, or contact Randi Besser.

Display Tables

PNWA offers sponsors the opportunity to reserve a complimentary display table. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Contact Randi Besser to make your reservation.

Refund and Cancellation Policy

• Full refund, less $50 processing fee until May 25.
• 50% refund until June 10
• No refund June 11 or later
• Substitutions are welcome

PNWA and the Historic Davenport Hotel are committed to your health and safety, and intend to host an in-person Summer Conference consistent with federal, state and local guidance. We will alert you as early as possible if changing COVID conditions compel us to modify convention dates and/or format.

2022 Summer Conference Sponsors

Platinum Level

Gold Level

Silver Level

Port of Longview

Port of Hood River

Port of Grays Harbor

Maul Foster & Alongi

Moffat & Nichol

Bronze Level

Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt

Port of Lewiston

Columbia River Pilots

Farallon Consulting

The Northwest Seaport Alliance


Happy Hour Sponsors

Desimone Consulting Group
Ecological Land Services 
Van Ness Feldman

Stay tuned here and watch your Nor’wester newsletter for more event and registration information.