ARCTIC BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT TOUR AGENDA:
Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) invites you to join us for three days of Arctic-focused discussions and tours in the Northern most community of the United States - Barrow, Alaska. We will come together to explore partnership opportunities, shipping and resource developments, communications and connections, business strategies and plans that will increase knowledge and the richness of the Arctic. We know that Arctic investment is a responsible thing to do for our future generations and we strongly agree that outside investment with inside support is the key for Arctic infrastructure development and prosperity. Please join us!
Tour discussions to include: Challenges of sustainable business development in the Arctic; partnerships and investment opportunities; future of Arctic ports and shipping; Barrow deep-draft port; communications on top of the world; Native-to-Native business and economic development opportunities; Arctic energy and infrastructure development and Arctic research.
Register early now and save! Participate in UIC Arctic Business Development Tour II, March 7th-9th, 2017. Early registration cost is $650 and includes all the tours, meals, ground transportation, case studies/materials and supportive supplies. Early registration ends January 20, 2017, after which the participation fee will increase to $800. All payments must be received at the time of registration. A cancellation fee of 50% will apply after January 20, 2017.
Air travel information: Please use Alaska Airlines to purchase your ticket, https://www.alaskaair.com/.
- Flight choices, round trip from Anchorage to Barrow:
ANC-BRW: March 6th: Flight 151: 7:50AM-11:00AM; or Flight 50 2:45PM-6:04PM; or Flight 51 5:15pm-7:12pm
BRW-ANC: March 9th: 7:25PM-9:13PM; or March 10th flight 55 12:10pm-3:24pm; or flight 50 6:55pm-8:43pm
Accommodations: A block of rooms are reserved for tour participants under the group name: UIC Arctic Business Development Tour, at two local hotels. Please contact Tukkumavik Suites (online reservation is available) at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 1(907) 852-5280; or Top of the World Hotel at email@example.com or by phone, toll free 1 (800) 478-8520 or 1 (907) 852-3900 to reserve your room. Click here for: Top of World Hotel Credit Card Authorization form.