Business Events
December 3-4
Arctic Ambitions
Sheraton Anchorage Hotel: This is a premier business event hosted by World Trade Center Anchorage that focuses on trade, commerce, and investment in the Arctic.
December 8-11
ALASBO Annual Conference
Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: Annual conference of the Alaska Association of School Business Officials.
January 2020
January 9-11
Alaska Wholesale Gift Show
Dena’ina Center, Anchorage: This event provides an opportunity for small business owners/producers to grow their buyer base and meet face-to-face with other business owners, buyers, and managers. There are show specials on hotels, car rentals, travel concierges, etc.
January 18
Alaska Treatment-Free Beekeeping Symposium
Glenn Massay Theater, Palmer: The symposium is intended to benefit—and is open to—all apiarians/beekeepers regardless of experience or affiliation. Sharing ideas and methods can benefit all apiarians/beekeepers in their endeavors toward becoming better, more successful beekeepers.
January 21-23
Health Summit
Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: This is the annual conference of the Alaska Public Health Association; the 2019 theme is “Healthy Alaskans: For Science, For Action, For Equity.”
January 21-23
Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit
Juneau: AYFS is designed to provide training, information, and networking opportunities for commercial fishermen early in their careers.
January 23
Junior Achievement of Alaska Awards Banquet
Dena’ina Civic & Convention Center, Anchorage: Four new Alaskans will be inducted and recognized with this prestigious award. Attended by more than four hundred business representations, the program consists of a networking reception, dinner, and awards ceremony.
January 24-26
Alaska RTI/MTSS Effective Instruction Conference
Dena’ina Center, Anchorage: The mission of the Alaska Staff Development Network is to improve student achievement by providing research-based online learning and face-to-face professional development programs for Alaska’s teachers and school administrators.
January 27-31
Alaska Marine Science Symposium
Hotel Captain Cook, Egan Center: Scientists, researchers, and students from Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, and beyond come to communicate research activities in the marine regions off Alaska.
February 6-8
Anchorage AEYC Early Childhood Conference
Hilton Anchorage Hotel: “One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.… Three, Four, Let’s Explore!” Join other early childhood community members to learn new strategies, hear about the latest research, try out a few practical techniques, and discover new tools and resources.
February 7-9
Alaska Pharmacists Association Convention & Tradeshow
Sheraton Anchorage: The Alaska Pharmacists Association is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization serving pharmacists, technicians, associates, and students.
February 10-14
Alaska Forum on the Environment
Dena’ina Center, Anchorage: The Alaska Forum on the Environment is Alaska’s largest statewide gathering of environmental professionals from government agencies, nonprofit and for-profit businesses, community leaders, Alaskan youth, conservationists, biologists, and community elders.
February 10-14
TWS Alaska Chapter Annual Meeting
Atwood Center Rasmuson Hall, APU, Anchorage: This is the annual meeting of the Alaska Chapter of The Wildlife Society and brings together wildlife researchers, managers, educators, students, and administrators.
February 17-19
Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference
Hilton Anchorage: The Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference is committed to providing high quality professional development relevant to the cultural, rural, and remote characteristics of Alaska.
February 18-20
AML Winter Legislative Meeting
Juneau: The Alaska Municipal League is a voluntary, nonprofit, nonpartisan, statewide organization of 162 cities, boroughs, and unified municipalities that represent more than 97 percent of Alaska’s residents.
February 22-25
ASTE Annual Conference
Hotel Captain Cook, Anchorage: This is the educational technology conference of the Alaska Society for Technology in Education. This year’s keynote speakers are Kristen Mattson and Jon Landis.
February 26-29
Annual Meeting of the Alaska Anthropological Association
Westmark Hotel, Fairbanks: The annual meeting includes workshops, an evening reception for information and registration, paper presentations, an awards banquet, and keynote speakers.