JEDC partnered with the Alaska Committee to conduct a survey of visitors to Juneau during the 2015 Legislative Session
2015 Legislative Session Visitor Survey
JEDC partnered with the Alaska Committee to conduct a survey of visitors to Juneau during the 2015 Legislative Session
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Avista Utilities continues to be a valued partner of JEDC and its program. President of Avista Utilities, Dennis Vermillion, states, “JEDC serves as the cornerstone to the region’s planning and strategies related to economic development and fostering a healthy economic climate in Juneau and Southeast Alaska. We’re pleased to support JEDC’s focus on growing this region’s economy.”
2015 JEDC Investor Highlight: Avista Utilities
JEDC appreciates Avista's commitment to Juneau's economic future. Avista Corp. is an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of energy as well as other energy-related businesses. Click the image to learn how to become an Investor in JEDC.
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BP continues to be a valued partner of JEDC and its program. Tamera Lienhart, Director of Community & Public Affairs, states, "BP Alaska is focused on creating jobs for Alaskans and continuing to invest in the future of this great state. We are pleased to support the work of the Juneau Economic Development Council, helping to grow and sustain economic opportunity across Southeast Alaska.”
2015 JEDC Investor Highlight: BP
JEDC appreciates BP's commitment to Juneau's economic future. BP opened its first office in Alaska in 1959, and for more than four decades has led the oil and gas industry that drives economic growth in Alaska. Click the image to learn how to become an Investor in JEDC.
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JEDC STEM Instructor Bernadette Rosano works with student Devin Moorehead on an autonomous underwater vehicle (a robot!).
SeaPerch Camp Instills STEM Skills
SeaPerch campers hone their electrical engineering skills. JEDC recognizes the need to develop Talent for Alaska’s future workforce and promotes K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) skills.
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Team Shrödinger’s Hat celebrates in St. Lois at FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship
Alaska team wins first place at World Championship
Team Shrödinger’s Hat has brought the first place Inspire Award home to Alaska from the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship. Schrödinger's Hat competed against the 128 best teams worldwide and won the highest award given in FTC -- the Inspire Award.
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The Juneau Economic Development Council fosters a healthy and sustainable economic climate in Juneau and throughout Southeast Alaska. In collaboration with other organizations, JEDC implements initiatives to maintain, expand, and create jobs and economic opportunities. Our primary focus: help make Juneau a great capital city; strengthen key regional industry; promote entrepreneurship and small business; develop talent; and deliver core economic development services. Learn more

Upcoming Events

 

  • August 26, 2015, 5:30PM, FIRST LEGO League will hold an information session at Glacier Valley school to get coaches and teachers interested in participating

  • September 1, 2015, 5:30PM, FIRST LEGO League will hold an information session at Charter School to get coaches and teachers interested in participating

  • September 2, 2015, 5-6PM, FIRST LEGO League will hold an information session at FDMS to get coaches and teachers interested in participating

  • September 3, 2015, 5-6:30PM, FIRST LEGO League will hold an information session at Montessori to get coaches and teachers interested in participating

  • February 8-9, 2016, Innovation Summit 

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