The Arctic Imperative Summit

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 24 August 2012 to 28 August 2012

Where: Girdwood, Alaska

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Join us for the Arctic Imperative Summit — two days of provocative discussions, investor roundtables and original research focusing on infrastructure development, policy needs and economic opportunities in the Alaskan Arctic. The summit will be hosted by Alaska Dispatch and will bring together leading voices in this conversation, including residents from the small villages that comprise Alaska's coastal communities, state, national and international leaders, the heads of shipping and industry, as well as international policymakers and the news media. The goal of the summit is to sharpen the focus on the policy and investment needs of Alaska's Arctic through a series of high level meetings, presentations, investor roundtables and original research.

2012 Program Topics include:
-Arctic Investment Opportunities
-Arctic International Affairs
-Emerging Industry Needs
-Arctic Science and Research for Development
-Investor and Business Roundtables
-Principals for Responsible Arctic Development