Join us October 12-14 in Portland, OR for CDS2017! Pre-conference Workshops will be held on Thursday, October 12 with the full conference on Friday and Saturday, October 13-14, 2017


Conveniently located in the center of the metro area, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland accommodations offer delightful views of downtown and the Cascade Mountain Range as well as modern amenities.  Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool, the business center and the two tantalizing on-site restaurants serving local, seasonal ingredients.

Book your room today!  Standard and Premium Rooms are available beginning at $179 per night.  Bookings can be made until September 20, 2017 either online or by calling the toll-free number (1-800-996-0510) and quoting the Cognitive Development Society.  Please note the cancellation policy of 72 hours in advance of arrival for reservations.

Interested in Roomshare?

Interested in finding fellow delegates to share hotel rooms with during CDS 2017? If so, please fill out our Roomshare form!

Getting To Portland

Portland boasts an award winning airport and a train station that’s on the National Historic Registry!  With over 400 flights daily and an easy light rail connection to downtown, PDX is an easy way to begin your time at the conference.  The airport is 9 miles from downtown Portland and is connected to the city center via MAX light rail train in just under 40 minutes aboard the Red Line Max to City Center & Beaverton Transit Center.

Additional airport transfer information can be found by clicking HERE

Things to do

Portland is home to craft breweries, the Portland Trailblazers, and one of the best parks systems in America.  With a variety of things to do within walking distance, you will not be short on activities.  Visit the Oregon Zoo, stroll around the Portland Farmer’s Market or intrigue your creativity at the Portland Art Museum.

For more information on things to do while in Portland, visit the Travel Portland website.