Exhibitors & Sponsors

SWAMC invites you to sponsor or participate as an exhibitor during the 29th Annual Southwest Alaska Economic Summit and Membership Meeting. We expect attendance to exceed last year's record rate of over 200 attendees at our three day summit. This will provide you with an exceptional opportunity to highlight your products and services as well as build brand or name recognition in the region. Sponsoring or participating as an exhibitor at SWAMC's 2017 Economic Summit will also open numerous networking opportunities with local governments, tribes and business leaders.

Sponsors

SWAMC is celebrating 29 years of partnership with its sponsors in 2017! To show your support we invite you to purchase a sponsorship level for The 2017 Southwest Alaska Economic Summit and Membership Meeting at The Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. Sponsors receive recognition in printed conference materials, acknowledgement on the SWAMC Honor Roll, throughout the conference, as well as on our website and newsletters before and after the Summit. Sponsorships are marketing opportunitites to advertise and build name recognition in Southwest Alaska communities and to SUPPORT economic development, energy development, regional support on State and Federal levels and more. Sponsors also help support the continuing scholarship initiative SWAMC has started to bring youth from Southwest Alaska to Anchorage to attend the conference. Sponsorship levels can include up to 4 tickets for attendees, banner logo at conference, newsletter article, designation in our directory and more! 

Exhibitors

This year’s conference will be held March 2nd and 3rd at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. Exhibitors will be able to set up Wednesday evening at 4:30pm. Conference exhibit hours are from 8:00am to 5:00pm Thursday and Friday. Take down is Friday at 5:00pm. These times are flexible depending on your interest and participation availability. Booth reservations are made on a first-come, first-serve basis and space is limited. Register as an exhibitor by dowloading and completing the correct form located below. Email any exhibitor form to Doug Griffin. As an exhibitor you will receive two [2] registration passes, good for all conference sessions, meals and social events, a roster of conference attendees, your oganization's name listed in the conference program, and recognition and awareness among Southwest Alaskan officials and businesses.

Exhibitor Registration Form

Silent Auction Items

Another way to help SWAMC with the Summit is to donate for the Silent Auction to be held Thursday evening. If you questions about what SWAMC is looking for or you have donation[s], please contact us at the number below. 

The conference will feature presentations on rural energy and education, broadband, development economics, conversations with policymakers, and of course lot of commercial fishing--the economic engine of Southwest Alaska.

For other information about the conference, including registration, exhibits and sponsorship details please check the main conference page for updates. If you have any additional questions, please email Doug Griffin or call the SWAMC office at (907) 562-7380.