Story last updated at 2/15/2017 - 1:30 pm
Innovation Summit focuses on entrepreneurship in Alaska
JUNEAU – The Innovation Summit, on Feb. 15, 16, is a unique business conference that brings together top managers, entrepreneurs, established business owners, angel investors, non-profits, and more to share their experience in building a sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem in Alaska.
This year, efforts are focused on the entrepreneurs, experienced managers, and investors to encourage collaboration and shared knowledge to further strengthen the entrepreneurial spirit in the 49th state.
Alaskan Innovators will be recognized at the Innovation Summit in ceremonies including the Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, the FIRST LEGO League Global Innovation Award presentation, and the Path to Prosperity sustainable business plan competition finalists and winners announcement.
The Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame celebrates and honors outstanding individuals who put Alaska on the map as leaders in innovation and to contribute to Alaska’s growing culture of innovation. This year, the inductees come from Fairbanks, Anchorage and Juneau and will be available for a meet and greet following the induction ceremony.