DAY 1 Thursday, March 2nd

 

8:00 ~ Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:30 ~ Opening and Welcome - Mayor Ethan Berkowitz

8:40 ~ Sponsors and Exhibitors        

9:00 ~ Alaska’s Place in the Arctic

10:15 ~ National Marine Sanctuaries

11:15 ~ Cabinet Level Report

  • Commissioner Sam Cotten, ADF&G
  • Commissioner Chris Hladick, DCCED

12:00 ~ Lunch – Rural Justice: New Approaches to Keeping Us Safe

  • Commissioner Walt Monegan, Department of Public Safety
  • John Skidmore, Director of the Criminal Division, Department of Law

1:05 ~ Gold Sponsor’s Minute – Alaska Airlines

1:15 ~ A Vision for Rural Alaska in a Time of Uncertainty

2:30 ~ Launch Alaska: Supporting an Ecosystem of Doing

3:40 ~ Update on Maritme Works: Carri-Anne Carty, APICC

3:45 ~ The Network Effect: Pooling Resources to Accomplish More

5:30 ~ President’s Reception – Quarter Deck

  • Social Networking Event & Silent Auction, feat. Live Music from performer Emma Hill
  • Birds TLC

DAY 2 Friday, March 3rd

 

8:00 ~ Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:30 ~ Opening and Welcome

8:40 ~ Update from Lt. Governor Byron Mallott

 

9:05 ~ Legislative Update

10:15 ~ SWAMC’s 2017 Annual Business Meeting

  • SWAMC Membership and Stakeholders

12:00 ~ Report from the CDQs

1:00 ~  Gold Sponsor’s Minute - GCI

1:10 ~ Investigating an Aleutian Aquaculture Association: Sam Rabung, ADF&G

1:25 ~ Value at Every Level

3:00 ~ A Global Perspective on Fisheries: Prospects for the Future

4:00 ~ Fisheries Policy for Alaska’s Future

Moderated by Garret Evridge of McDowell Group

5:00 ~ Conference Close – Loosen Up & Network

  • Sponsors and Vendors Ice Cream Social