OPEF Event Information

The Oregon Professional Educator Fair provides face-to-face meeting opportunities for candidates with recruiters from top school districts, community colleges, private schools and preschools. 

In 2019, 200 School Districts/Agencies and approximately 1800 candidates attended our Fair making OPEF a top choice for recruiters nationally!

Dates and Times

April 7, 2020– Agency setup in exhibit hall 3:00-5:00 p.m.

April 8, 2020– Doors open on Wednesday, April 8 at 9:00 a.m. and close at 3:00 p.m. for all registered Candidates

April 9, 2020– Open by appointment only on Thursday, April 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for Candidates invited to interview


Oregon Convention Center 777 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Portland, Oregon

Oregon's Convention Center provides a distinctive site for this year's Professional Educator Fair. Located near Lloyd Center-just across the river from downtown Portland-the Convention Center is one of the city's most attractive landmarks.


Onsite parking is available for a daily rate of $12.00

Event Set-Up for School Districts + Agencies

Set-up time is Tuesday, April 7, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. or Wednesday, April 8, from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. when doors open.