Past Events

  • Meet & Brief Lunch: Governor Frank Murkowski - Frank Murkowski, former U.S. Senator and Alaska Governor, will discuss the opportunity for establishing a direct rail link between Alaska and Canada. Cancellations made 72 hours or less prior to the event cannot be refunded. more

  • Meet & Brief Lunch: Ethan Tyler, State of Alaska - Speaker: Ethan Tyler, Development Manager, State of Alaska, Division of Economic Development Topic: Northern Opportunity: Alaska's Economic Strategy Mr. Tyler will discuss the State of Alaska's first comprehensive economic development strategy. The five-year strategy will be... more

  • Meet & Brief Lunch: Thom Leonard, Calista Corp. - Thom Leonard, Communications Manager, will provide a general update on Calista Corporation. Calista is an Alaska Native Regional Corporation, established in 1971 as a means of creating economic opportunities for approx. 13,000 Alaska Native Shareholders in Southwest Alaska. Ca... more

  • MEET & BRIEF Lunch: Marleanna Hall, RDC of Alaska - Marleanna Hall, Executive Director, will provide an update on the Council's current activities and legislative priorities. RDC was formed in 1975. It's a statewide business association comprised of AK’s oil & gas, mining, tourism, fisheries, and forest products companies. ... more

  • Meet & Brief Lunch: Lisa Herbert, Usibelli Coal - Lisa Herbert, VP of Public Relations, will provide an overview of Usibelli Coal Mine, the only operational coal mine in AK. In addition to providing coal to the 6 operating power plants in the Interior, the mine is also an important source of economic activity for Alaska. Canc... more