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OCTOBER 2012

* Alaska Native Brotherhood/ Alaska Native Sisterhood 100th Grand Camp Meeting

October 2-7--ANB Hall, Harrigan Centennial Hall, other Sitka locations

Contact: Gerry Hope 907-747-7290 or 907-738-3377

* Alaska Business Monthly's Top 49ers Luncheon

October 3, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: An annual luncheon recognizing the "Top 49ers," Alaskan-owned companies ranked by gross revenue.

Contact: Tasha Anderson: akbizmag.com, surveys@akbizmag. com or 907-276-4373

* Alaska Travel Industry Association Convention & Trade Show

October 9-11--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Gathering for Alaska's tourism industry leaders with delegates from tour operators, wholesalers, Alaska vendors, destination marketing organizations and elected officials. Registration required. alaskatia.org

* Renewable Energy Alaska Project Forum: Saving Energy and Money in Commercial Buildings

October 10, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.--Anchorage Museum Auditorium, Anchorage: Free monthly forum. Speakers: John Weddleton, owner of Bosco's Comics; Amber McDonough, energy & environmental solutions business solutions manager, Siemens Industry Inc.

Contact: Katie Marquette: alaskarenewableenergy.org, katie@realaska.org or 907-929-7770

* The Company that Solved Health Care: The Serigraph Prescription

October 11, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.--Hilton Hotel, Anchorage: John Torinus explains how his company, Serigraph, "solved the health care riddle" and offers his blueprint for controlling costs while improving care. Registration required.

Contact: Joshua Wilson: commonwealthnorth.org, events@commonwealthnorth.org or 907-258-9522

* Native Knowledge: Respecting and Owning our Living Culture

October 15-17--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Sponsored by the First Alaskans Institute, the conference stimulates dialogue between young people and elders, and encourages the maintenance of traditional Native values and practices in a modern world. Registration required. firstalaskans.org, info@firstalaskans.org or 907-677-1700

* 2012 Alaska Federation of Natives Convention

October 18-20--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Annual convention of Native peoples to discuss current news and events on a state, national and international level.

Contact: Alissa Grohall: nativefederation.org, agrohall@nativefederation.org or 907-263-1307

* Alaska Statewide Payroll Conference: The Great Land of Payroll

October 19, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.--The Alaska Native Heritage Center, Anchorage: Payroll training and networking event; payroll and finance vendor fair.

Speakers: Joe Dunham, AK DOL; Irene Chapman, APA.

Contact: Amber Reed: alaskaapaconference.org or 907-631-2617

* University of Alaska, Anchorage College & Career Fair

October 21-22--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage uaa.alaska.edu

* ASBDC Seminar: SC's of Credit

October 30, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

NOVEMBER 2012

* ASBDC Seminar: Pursuing Government Contracting

November 1, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

* American Indian Science and Engineering Society National Conference: Adaptability

November 1-3--Dena'ina and Egan Centers: Annual conference includes professional development, networking opportunities, student presentations, career fair, awards, and traditional events.

Contact: Sheryl Wilkeson: aises.org, Sherfl@aises.org or 505-765-1052 x 108.

* Alaska Miners Association Annual Convention and Trade Show

November 5-11, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.--Sheraton Hotel, Anchorage alaskaminers.org

* Associated General Contractors of Alaska Annual Conference

November 7-10--Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: The Parker Smith and Feek Management Symposium speaker for 2012 is Ron Black, who has a lifetime of experience guiding individuals and companies to enhance leadership skills and improve business practices. agcak.org

* U.S. and Canada Northern Oil and Gas Research Forum

November 13-15--Hilton Hotel, Anchorage: The forum provides an opportunity to discuss current technical, scientific, and engineering research and future directions for northern oil and gas activities.

Contact John Payne: northslope.org, jpayne@blm.gov or 907-271-3431

* Renewable Energy Alaska Project Forum: The Power of Water-Tidal and Hydrokinetic Energy in Alaska

November 14, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.--Anchorage Museum Auditorium, Anchorage: Free monthly forum. Speakers: Doug Johnson, director of business development, Ocean Renewable Power Company Alaska; Jerome B. Johnson, research professor, Alaska Center for Energy and Power.

Contact: Katie Marquette: alaskarenewableenergy.org, katie@realaska.org or 907-929-7770

* ASBCD Seminar: Exporting -Is Your Company Ready?

November 14, 9 am. to 11 a.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

* Resource Development Council's Annual Conference: Alaska Resources

November 14-15--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage akrdc.org

* ASBCD Seminar: Methods and Channels to Exporting

November 21, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

* SBCD Seminar:. Healthcare Reform-The Impact on Our Small Business

November 29, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage:

Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

DECEMBER 2012

* ASBDC Seminar: What You Should Know About Credit Card Services

December 6, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

* Renewable Energy Alaska Project Forum: Energy Policy for Alaskans

December 12, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.--Anchorage Museum Auditorium, Anchorage: Free monthly forum. Speakers: Chris Rose, executive director, REAP.

Contact: Katie Marquette: alaskarenewableenergy.org, katie@realaska.org or 907-929-7770

* ASBCD Seminar: 40 Years of Lessons in Principled Leadership

December 12, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.--Alaska Small Business Development Center Office, Anchorage: Workshops are designed to help new and established small businesses improve business practices. Pre-registration required. aksbdc.org or 907-274-7232

Send business happenings to Tasha at surveys@akbizmag.com two months prior to event.
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