WSBAA Annual Conference 
MAY 20-23, 2024

May 20-23, 2024


Download a copy of the 2024 WSBAA Conference Agenda.

If you'd like to download the agenda, complete with maps for travel to and from the airport, Barbey Maritime Center, and other locations, please click here.

WSBAA Annual Conference

The 2024 WSBAA Annual Conference will be held at:

Barby Maritime Center
1792 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR 97103

Hotel Reservations
Astoria Riverwalk Inn
400 Industry Street
Astoria, OR 97103

Make Hotel Reservations: Click here to make your reservation online OR call (503) 325-2013.

  • Use promo code "WSBAA" when making hotel reservations. 

Deadline: April 15, 2024

Room rate:
$135.00 USD/Per Night + tax

Parking: Make sure to get a parking pass upon checking in.

Travel & Transportation

Air Travel / Airport:
Portland International Airport (PDX) is the largest airport in Oregon and the closest airport to Astoria. PDX is about a 2 hour drive from Astoria. 

Ground Transportation:
There are numerous ground transportation options available at the Portland International Airport, including rideshare services, shuttles, buses, rental cars, taxis, and the TriMet Max Light Rail. Click here for more information on ground transportation.

On-Water Event

Thursday, May 23rd: West Mooring Basin

  • Board a local law enforcement vessel and go for a tour of the Columbia River.
  • SAR Demonstration by USCG Air Station Astoria west of the Astoria MeglerBridge at 10:30 AM.