Ellucian Northwest Executive Symposium

May 19, 2016


Ellucian executives will talk about a range of issues, including challenges facing higher education and technical strategies (including cloud) into the future for both the Banner and Colleague products. This event is limited to NWACC Council members, enterprise directors, and invited guests only.


Download the agenda here. The plenary sessions and meals will be held in the Mt. Hood Room. The breakout session for Colleague will be held in the East Side Room (on the the same floor as Mt. Hood). The breakout session for Banner will remain in the Mt. Hood Room. The evening reception will be held in the Mt. Hood Room Foyer.

Download the participant list here.


Registration is closed. If you have a question about registration, please contact Molly.

Location and Lodging

Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
1401 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland OR 97201

Make your hotel reservation here. In order to receive the group room rate, you must make your hotel reservation by Monday, April 25. NWACC will reimburse hotel costs for representatives from NWACC member institutions.

Travel, Transportation, and Parking

Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. NWACC will reimburse travel and hotel expenses for representatives from NWACC member institutions. Download the reimbursement request form here.

The MAX light rail provides service from the airport and the Amtrak Station to downtown. Tickets can be purchased at MAX ticket kiosks. At the airport, board the Red Line and deboard at SW 5th and Morrison/Mall. It is a 10 minute walk from this stop to the hotel. At Amtrak Union Station, board the Yellow or Green lines and deboard at SW 5th and Jefferson. The hotel is a 5 minute walk from this stop.

Blue Star Shuttle offers transfers from PDX to the hotel. Reservations should be made in advance.

Hotel parking for overnight guests is valet-only ($37). Participants not staying at the hotel should park at the Smart Park garage at SW 1st and SW Jefferson St.


Please email Molly at molly@nwacc.org or call 503-498-8935 if you have questions.