BREAKFAST FORUMS

Next and final breakfast of the 2017-2018 season: May 3, 2018
Stand for Alaska

Speakers to be announced
Registration will be available April 26

Breakfast forums are generally held the first and third Thursday from September to May. Doors open at 7:00 a.m., presentation begins at 7:30 a.m. Cost per person is $25 member, and $30 non-member, and is non-refundable but may be transferred. Unless otherwise noted, forums are held at the Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center at the corner of G Street and 7th Avenue.

 
Breakfast Forum: April 5, 2018
 

Presentations

Featuring Scott Goldsmith, Professor Emeritus of Economics, ISER, UAA

 

March 1, 2018:
Featuring David Johnston, Regional Supervisor for the Office of Leasing and Plans, U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

 

February 15, 2018: To the U.S. Supreme Court and Back Again
Featuring John Sturgeon
Breakfast packet

February 1, 2018: Alaska-born-and-raised GCI: Growing with Alaska for nearly 40 years
Featuring Brad Spees, Vice President of Business Operations, GCI
Presentation PDF • Breakfast packet

January 18, 2018: Update on Doyon's Nenana Basin Exploration
Featuring Jim Mery, Sr. Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources, Doyon Ltd.
Presentation PDF • Breakfast packet

January 4, 2018: 2018 Legislative Preview, Featuring Senate President Pete Kelly and Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmon

December 7, 2017: Quintillion: Building new opportunities for Alaska's economy, Kristina Woolston, Vice President External Relations, Quintillion
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

November 2, 2017: A New Look at North Slope Oil and Gas Potential, David Houseknecht, Project Chief, Energy Resources Program for Alaska, U.S. Geological Survey
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

October 5, 2017: Pebble – A New Path Forward, Tom Collier, President & CEO, Pebble Partnership
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

September 21, 2017: Dozen (Port of Anchorage) Facts, Jim Jager, Director of External Affairs, Port of Anchorage
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

September 7, 2017: Governor Bill Walker, State of Alaska
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

May 18, 2017: Cruising to a record number of visitors - an update on the 2017 cruise ship season, John Binkley, President, CLIA Alaska
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf) 

May 4, 2017: Hilcorp's Past, Present, and Future in Alaska, David Wilkins, Sr. Vice President, Hilcorp Alaska
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

April 20, 2016: Update on Federal Legal Issues Facing the State of Alaska, Jahna Lindemuth, Attorney General, State of Alaska
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • Federal Issues Handout (pdf)

April 6, 2017: Are we there yet? The Legislature's winding road toward a fiscal solution, Featuring Andrew Jensen, Managing Editor, Alaska Journal of Commerce
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

March 16th: Fix the Fiscal Problem Now and Don’t Destroy Our Resource Industries, Jim Jansen, Chairman, Lynden and Co-Chair, KEEP Alaska Competitive Coalition
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)  KEEP Video • KEEP Fact Sheet

March 2nd: What's Next For Caelus? with Pat Foley, Senior Vice President Alaska Operations, Caelus Energy Alaska LLC
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

February 16: The State's Operating Budget: Critical Crossroads, Choices, and Opportunities with Cheryl Frasca, Past President, Commonwealth North
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

February 2nd: University of Alaska: Leading Change with Jim Johnsen, President, University of Alaska

January 19th: Alaska Tourism: Shining Bright Among Fiscal Uncertainty with Sarah Leonard, President & CEO, Alaska Travel Industry Association
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

January 5, 2017: Preview of the 2017 Legislative Session with Senate President Pete Kelly and House Majority Leader Chris Tuck
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

December 15, 2016: ANCSA at 45: Where Are We Now?, Presented by Kim Reitmeier, Executive Director, ANCSA Regional Association
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • PowerPoint Slides (pdf)

December 1, 2016: Preview of Governor's 2017 Fiscal Plan, Presented by: Ken Alper, Director, Tax Division, Department of Revenue
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

November 3, 2016: Update on the Sturgeon Lawsuit: Implications for Alaska Land Management, Presented by: Matthew Findley, Ashburn and Mason, PC
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

October 20, 2016: Gearing up for 2017Presented by: Bill O'Leary, President, Alaska Railroad Corporation
Breakfast Packet (pdf) • AKRR Video • PowerPoint (pdf) (To watch the video previewed by audience members at the beginning of the presentation, click "AKRR Video." Presenter comments begin at minute 8:00.)

October 6th, 2016: Tribal Lands into Trust: The Next StepsPresented by: Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott  
Breakfast Packet (pdf)

September 15, 2016: Breakfast Forum - Essential Steps in Obtaining a Healthy Oil and Gas Industry, Featuring: John Hendrix Chief Oil and Gas Advisor to the Governor, State of Alaska

Breakfast Packet (pdf) • Powerpoint Slides (pdf)

To view the complete collection of breakfast presentations, visit our Presentations page or Vimeo page.