The Corvallis Workshops
Service Life Prediction of Concrete
July 16-19, 2017

CH2M HILL Alumni Center

Join us July 16-19, 2017, at the CH2M HILL Alumni Center, located on the beautiful Oregon State University campus, in Corvallis, Oregon.

The 3rd Installment of the Corvallis Workshops has partnered with Elsevier’s Cement and Concrete Research, to produce a series of technical journal articles, authored by attendees and lead by invited speakers, to provide state-of-the-art knowledge and approaches to illuminate future research areas needed in service life prediction of concrete.



Workshop Registration Rates: 

Student Registration: $350/$450
Faculty/Research Scientist: $$450/$550
Industry/Other Registration: $550/$650
Early Registration Ends June 15, 2017

Included in Registration:

  • Welcome Reception at the CH2M HILL Alumni Center
  • Breakfast, refreshments and lunch each day of the Courses
  • Off-Site Workshop Dinner on Tuesday, July 13th (Transportation Included)
  • Group Hike to Mary’s Peak: located in the Coastal Mountain Range, minutes west of Corvallis on Wednesday, July 14th (Transportation Included) 
  • Group Social & Dinner at  Lumos Vineyards on Wednesday, July 14th (Transportation Included)
  • All course related materials

Sign up for The Corvallis Workshops and the Doctoral Short Course: Service Life Prediction of Concrete, and receive $100 reduction in the total combined price. Click Here, for more information on the Short Course program, and registration rates.


Lumos Vineyard:

Mary’s Peak:




We are now accepting abstracts for talks or poster presentations

When submitting your abstract, please use the Microsoft Word Abstract Template, available for download, below.

*Abstract for Short Talks or Poster Presentation are Due: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

Abstract Acceptance Notification: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

*Extended Abstracts (4 page max) will be due: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

*If selected for presentation, dates and times will be determined by the facilitator. Please contact Dr. Jason Ideker, if you have a question, or request, on the presentation date or time. 


Hilton Garden Inn at Oregon State University

A select number of rooms are available at Oregon State University’s headquarters hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn, which is across the street from the LaSells Stewart Center. To reserve a room at the Hilton Garden Inn and receive the special group rate of $129.00 + 10.8% tax per night, call 1-541-752-5000 to reserve a room online and mention you are with the Corvallis Workshops group. If you are staying at the Hilton Garden Inn, parking is free in the hotel lot. We recommend leaving your car at the Hilton and walking the short distance between the Hilton and the LaSells Stewart Center.

Hilton Garden Inn Corvallis
2500 SW Western Boulevard
Corvallis, Oregon 97333
Tel: (541) 752-5000
Fax: (541) 752-5001
Group Code: TCW

Holiday Inn Express on the Willamette River

A select block of rooms have been set aside for our group at a special rate of $129.00 + 10.8% tax per night.  To reserve your room, call 541-752-0800 or click here, to make your reservation online.

Holiday Inn Express Corvallis
781 NE 2nd Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97330
Tel: (541) 752-0800
Group Code: CWS 


Campus Lodging at Tebeau Hall

Lodging on campus is available during the conference and is within walking distance to the conference venue. The accommodations include suite style bathrooms and are available at a rate of $60 per night. Reservations for campus lodging must be made when registering for the conference.

University Residential Halls on Campus

The Residential Conferences staff at Oregon State University invites your group to stay with us. We provide on-campus housing accommodations (hotel style) at a convenient budget price.

About Tebeau Hall

Tebeau Hall, opened in the fall of 2014, and houses about 300 students. It is a 85,000-square-foot building and features three bedroom suites with a shared bathroom. Additional community bathrooms and showers are available on each floor. Other amenities include a large kitchen and study area on each floor and a free laundry room. Tebeau Hall, conveniently located near the McNary Dining Center on the east side of campus, is open to both first year and returning students.


Location: Corvallis, Oregon

Join us in Corvallis, Oregon on the campus of Oregon State University. July is a wonderful time to visit Corvallis and enjoy the waterways, biking and hiking trails, breweries and wineries in the area.

The charming city of Corvallis is home to Oregon State University. Located on the west bank of the Willamette River, Corvallis is nestled in the picturesque heart of Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Long considered the “Eden” at the end of the Oregon Trail, the lush Willamette Valley provides an ideal setting for The Corvallis Workshops.

Visitors to the area will delight in the wonderful appeal of our historic campus, downtown shopping and dining district and area attractions. Conveniently located only 90 miles south of Portland, just a short distance to the Pacific Ocean and Cascade Mountain Range, and nearby to numerous area attractions and wineries, our site offers conference attendees a multitude of pre- or post-conference activity options.

Our city invites you to experience its spectacular scenery, abundant activities and clement climate. Corvallis is a great place to stay as you explore the area. Take a bike ride, enjoy a winery tour, ski neighboring slopes or visit quaint bedroom communities. For more information about Corvallis, visit the Corvallis Tourism Website or contact them at (541) 757-1544.