39th Annual OWHE​* Conference
February 1-2, 2019
Salishan Resort, Gleneden Beach, OR

Important Conference Information

We are so excited to see you this year at Salishan Resort for the 2019 Oregon Women in Higher Education Conference! 

Conference Check-In

Check-in for the conference will be in the Terrace Room (main lobby of the Longhouse Ballroom) at Salishan. 
Check-in begins on Friday, February 1, at 1:00 p.m.
Check-in is also available on Saturday, February 2, from 7:00-10:00 a.m.

The conference will officially kick-off on Friday, February 1 at 3 p.m., with an opening session, followed by a networking event, the first breakout session, and dinner from 6:30-8:00 p.m. A no-host cash bar will be open from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Arriving at Salishan

Still looking for a ride or want to carpool? Connect with conference participants on our Facebook page or use our carpool site to coordinate carpools and ride shares.

We are hoping traveling to the beach in February will grant us with decent road and weather conditions. We will keep you posted on any road issues or driving hazards that may arise. 

Please refer to the Conference Program and FAQs for more information.

Please e-mail conference questions to the Conference Directors at conference@owhe.org. We are so excited to see you this year at the Oregon Coast for the OWHE 2019!

*OWHE includes and advocates for all women and gender minorities.

Connect with Women Leaders

Networking with women leaders in the state of Oregon will enhance your professional experience. We look forward to creating opportunities for women to meet, connect and develop together.

Engage in Professional Development

Participate in opportunities for professional growth through educational programs that are provided by our campus contact network right on your campus, in your region or at a state wide gathering. The focus is on providing you with the leadership skills and mentoring necessary to lead.

Lead Change in Higher Education

Higher education in the state of Oregon provides a dynamic environment where women can impact change. Whether in the community college, 4-year institution, public, or private, we want you to be a part of shaping the future of higher education by empowering and affirming your leadership abilities.