Women in Construction: A Conference to Educate and Empower


9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Portland, Oregon

Join Adele Ridenour and Angie Otto

Women in Construction: A Conference to Educate and Empower is a full day conference that focuses on the construction industry. More than 30 women and men who support women will speak at this event and cover the following topics:

  • Hot Topics in Construction Law
  • What To Do When Your Construction Project Goes Off the Rails
  • The Construction Workforce Pipeline
  • Building Your Network
  • Equity and Addressing Intersectionality
  • The Next Generation of Bosses

The conference concludes with a networking reception.


April 27, 2017
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Portland White Stag Building
70 NW Couch Street
Portland Oregon 97209


Registration includes full day conference, lunch and no-host networking reception, both catered by Bienestar Recetas Para Exito, a non-profit caterer supporting job skills training for low income individuals in transition. CLE credits for Oregon State Bar members available.

$25 for Students
$35 for Nonprofit
$50 for Corporate

Please register by April 25, 2017.


For additional information, contact Emily Johnson at ejohnso5@uoregon.edu or call her at 503-412-0468.

Event Brochure

View the brochure details here.