The Annual Outlook Luncheon is the center of Entrepreneurship Week. Other events are a Hackathon focusing on nonprofit data sets, a Maker's Faire of local entrepreneurs and a Pitch on a Train. Come early to the lunch to visit the booths in the lobby of the many Anchorage entrepreneurs and their supporters.
Guest speaker, Jim Clifton, chairman of Gallup will talk about what every leader must know about the future of job creation. Mayor Dan Sullivan will give his update on the economy of the Municipality and Bill Popp, President & CEO of the Anchorage Economic Development Corporation will give the three year outlook for Anchorage.
"AEDC offers its members many benefits, including an awareness of economic development opportunities and projects in Alaska, an education on national, state and local economic issues, development of a social business network, and coordination of economic initiatives to maximize positive results.” - Suzanne Cherot, Managing Partner, Birch, Horton, Bittner & Cherot