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Visit Anchorage Annual Seymour Awards Banquet

April 12, 6p.m. to 9 p.m.--Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center, Anchorage: Celebrates the industry's successes of the past year. Special award presentations will be made to Visit Anchorage partners whose exceptional efforts have made these achievements possible. Registration required.

Alaska Rural Energy Conference

April 29-May 1--Sheraton Hotel, Anchorage: This conference is a three day event offering a large variety of technical sessions covering new and ongoing energy projects in Alaska, as well as new technologies and needs for Alaska's remote communities. Registration Required.

Contact: Amanda Byrd


Business of Clean Energy in Alaska Conference

May 2-3--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Held annually, this conference brings together business, civic and government leaders from around the state, nation and the world in a strategic and educational forum to share information and ideas on moving Alaska toward a sustainable energy future.

Private Sector Transportation Infrastructure and Assets: Response Capacity and Development in the Arctic Workshop

May 29-7 pro. to 9 p.m. and 30-8 a.m. to 5 p.m.--World Trade Center, Seattle: Follow up discussion to the Dec. 2012 Arctic Transportation Infrastructure workshop in Reykjavik; will focus on the private sector and industry response capacity, with an emphasis on assets deployed and infrastructure developed in the Arctic. Opening reception on May 29. Registration required.


ASCE 10th International Symposium on Cold Regions Development: Planning for Sustainable Cold Regions

June 3-5--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: The program will include technical tracks and a timely panel discussion about Climate Change. Social events include an ice breaker reception, awards luncheon, and conference banquet. Field trips to sites that demonstrate successful applications to cold regions engineering will also be scheduled.

ISOPE Arctic Materials Symposium

June 30-July 5--Egan Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Special symposium organized to provide the scientific-industrial community an insight of new materials and technology development in the subject of Arctic Materials.


NASBO Annual Meeting

July 21-24--Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: The National Association of State Budget Officers, hosted by the Alaska Office of Management and Budget, meets to hear expert speakers on the economy, state revenues, healthcare reforms and more, as well as to network.

Contact: Lauren Cummings


USAEE/IAEE North American Conference

July 28-31--Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: The theme of the conference is Industry Meets Government: Impact on Energy Use and Development. This conference will address the issues, challenges, and opportunities of industry-government relations as the stakeholders strive to meet their respective goals for commerce and society.

Contact: Roger Marks



Institute of the North's Week of the Arctic August 12-18--The Institute has been convening Week of the Arctice since 2011 to help Alaskans understand the critical challenges and issues at stake in the Arctic. It culminatges with the Robert O. Anderson Sustainable Arctic Award, which recognizes and individual or organization for long-time achievement in balancing development of Arctic resources with respect for the environment and local beneft.


Alaska Oil and Gas Congress

September 17-18--Anchorage: The Annual Alaska Oil and Gas Congress brings together oil and gas professionals from across the US, Canada and abroad and is dedicated to updates on projects, policy, opportunities and challenges in the oil and gas industry in Alaska.

Alaska Fire Conference

September 23-28--Anchorage: The theme is "Today's Visions Tomorrow's Reality," and conference includes training and a firefighter competition.

AAR Convention

September 17-21--Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: The Alaska Association of Realtors 2013 Convention theme is "No Excuses" and will be hosted by the Valley Board of Realtors.


Alaska Business Monthly's Top 49ers Luncheon

October 2--Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Come honor the top Alaskan-owned companies, ranked by gross revenue, at the annual luncheon.

Contact: Tasha Anderson 907-276-4373 or

Alaska Coalition on Housing and Homelessness Conference

October 9-ll--Anchorage Marriott Downtown, Anchorage: Events include keynote speakers and training sessions. Registration required.

Native Knowledge: Respecting and Owning our Living Culture

October 21-23--Carlson Center, Fairbanks: 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. or 907-677-1700

Alaska Federation of Natives Annual Convention

October 24-26--Fairbanks: 6th Annual gathering of Alaska Native peoples to discuss current news and events on a state national and international level.



Alaska Miners Association Annual Convention & Trade Show

Time and Place: TBD--Includes luncheons, banquets, keynote speakers and short courses.

Alaska Resources Annual Convention

Save the Date: November 20-21--Annual conference of the Resource Development Council of Alaska.
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Author:Anderson, Tasha
Publication:Alaska Business Monthly
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Date:Apr 1, 2013
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