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2018 Northwest Region & West Region Conference

May 4 - 5, 2018
Girdwood, Alaska

Information and Registration:

Online Registration Option

General Schedule

Technical Sessions


Vendor Forum

Hotel Information

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Registration Information:

Registration includes:

* Education Sessions
* Breakfast, Lunch, Breaks, and Dinner
* Tradeshow
* Saturday's Award Dinner

Memeber's Early Bird Registration (before 4/1/2018) - $350.00
Member's Registration (after 4/1/2018) - $400.00
Non-Member's Early Bird Registration (before 4/1/2018) - $400.00
Non-Member's Registration (after 4/1/2018) - $450.00
Friend or Family Member Registration - $200.00

Step 1:
Download registration form

Click here to download the registration form

Click here to download the transportation questionaire

Step 2:

Pay Online:


Step 3:
Register with hotel

Click Here for Hotel Registration

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General Schedule:

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Click for Conference Programs

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Thursday May 3, 2018:

NW & W Region Coordinating Counsil Meeting
Board Meetings
Registration Check In
Dinner (On your own, not provided with registration)

Friday May 4, 2018:

Registration Check In
Technical Sessions
Keynote Speaker Lunch
Technical Sessions
Manufacturer Tradeshow

Saturday May 5, 2018:

Technical Sessions
Lunch & Cook Inlet Chapter Presentation
Technical Sessions
Manufacturer Tradeshow
Awards Dinner


Technical Sessions:

Seminars will address AEC concepts as well as Alaska specific topics such as the following:

* Regions and Diversity in Alaska
* Alaska Tectonics
* Building in Rural Alaska
* Antarctica Structural Design
* Building in the ice
* Sustainable Design Limitations and Oppurtunities
* The 1964 Earthquake
* Building the Alaska Pipeline
* Snow and Wind Design/Modeling

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Tradeshow exhibits include:

For more information on Tradeshow Exhibit availablity or Sponorship opportunities please contact Mary Ann Shepherd.

There are still sponsorship opportunities available!
Click here to see the Sponorship List
Click here for Sponsership Registration


We would like to thank the following sponsors for their support of the 2018 CSI Northwest & West Bi-Regional Conference:

  • BEHR
  • PPG Paints


If you are interested in providing a technical overview of your product or service, please complete the form. Presentations will be selected based on content, conformity to continuing education requirements and must be submitted no later than March 1, 2018. Accepted presentors will be notified by March 15, 2018, and an electronic copy of the presentation will be due to Gene Fosheim by March 25, 2018.

EMAIL your technical presentation for consideration today!

Company Name:

Presenter Name:

Presentation Title:

Overview of Presentation (250 words maximum):

(this will open your default email program so you can submit this information via email)

Hotel Registration Information:

Alyeska Resort - www.alyeskaresort.com/resort

Click Here for Hotel Registration

Room Reservations:
Please call in for reservations and give them the following information:

Phone - 907-754-2111 or 800-880-3880
Group # - CSE02L
Group Name - Construction Specification Institute

Reservation Procedure:
First night deposit will be due at the time of booking. Full payment of the entire stay will be required upon arrival. Attendees must identify themselves as being part of Construction Specification Institute to ensure the special rate. Deposit is fully refundable up to 48 hours prior to 4:00PM on the scheduled day of arrival.

Special group rate is $111.00 a Night and does not include lodging tax, currently at 12%. ​There is an additional fee of $25.00 per room (NET) for triple occupancy and $50.00 per room (NET) for quad occupancy.

Resort Fee $10.00 per day
In addition to the special group room rate and tax, to provide the Group with a higher level of service a $10.00 per day resort service fee will be charged to each guest folio.

The services include:
* Pool & fitness center access
* Internet access
* In-room premium coffee/tea
* Bottled water
* Local bus service
* Complimentary valet parking

Check-in time for all groups is 4:00PM
Check-out time is 12:00PM.

​​***Please Note***
Tthe Hotel has a strict noise and disturbance policy on the guest floors. We want all guests to enjoy their stay; noise complaints will be taken seriously and may result in eviction without compensation after two warnings. The Hotel enforces quiet hours between 10:00PM and 8:00AM.

To accommodate early guest arrivals and late departures, group guest room rates will apply three (3) days prior and three (3) days following the Group’s scheduled event date. The same group guest room rates will apply for rooms in excess of the room block, based on availability. The group rate will not be available outside of the contracted room block if the Hotel has reached 85% occupancy at the time of booking.

Cutoff Date:
The Hotel will reserve the Construction Specification Institute block of rooms until 04-12-2018. Additional reservations requested after the cutoff date will be accepted on a space and rate available basis.

Mountaintop Facilities:

Please note that the Alyeska Ariel Tram, Seven Glaciers Restaurant and the Bore Tide Deli and Bar are not open during this time of year.

Shipping and Receiving:
The Hotel Alyeska will gladly receive the supplies necessary for any function. The shipment of such material will be accepted no sooner than 3 days prior to the function. Address all materials to: The Hotel Alyeska, PO Box 249, (or physical: 1000 Arlberg Avenue), Girdwood, AK 99587. Pre-printed labels with the billing account number are required to ship return packages from the Hotel. A nominal handling fee of $5.00 per 50 lbs. (incoming & outgoing), ensures their delivery to your preferred location. Preferred methods are UPS, FedEx Air or USPS. Please do not use FedEx Ground to ship.