Alaska’s premier innovation conference has been re-imagined into something bigger and better for entrepreneurs and business innovators. The 2017 Innovation Summit, hosted as always by the Juneau Economic Development Council, focuses on entrepreneurs and all the elements involved in building – and maintaining – Alaska’s innovation ecosystem.
2017 Innovation Summit Highlights
- A series of Innovation Tours
- Summit presentations that speak to the Capacity to Innovate. Speakers include Robert B. Tucker, Angela Rodell, Geoff Larson, Dr. Jim Johnsen and more.
- Innovation Shorts — dynamic 10-minute presentations with stimulating ideas from colleagues and professionals that are making a difference
- Celebration of entrepreneurship with the entrepreneur Pitch Contest and a panel of experts
- Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame induction ceremony
- Opportunity to make new partnerships
- Engagement with industry clusters from our region and state
- Innovation Lounge where you can network with other business and civic leaders from around Alaska
- Recognition of FIRST LEGO League Global Innovation Award winners
- Announcement of Haa Aani’s Path to Prosperity Winners