Innovation Summit Blog

Engage and Win!

Engage and Win!

We encourage you to use the fully custom virtual platform to its maximum potential. Network, share, and engage with fellow attendees. Whether you have a competitive spirit, or just want to get more involved, the Juneau Economic Development Council is introducing a...

Announcing Sealaska as Innovation Summit Major Sponsor

Announcing Sealaska as Innovation Summit Major Sponsor

Sealaska provides major sponsorship for the 2021 Innovation Summit produced by the Juneau Economic Development Council, named as a Network Sponsor. Sealaska’s purpose is to strengthen our people, culture and homelands. We invest in and operate businesses that improve...

Juneau Attendee Benefit: Local Frequency Dollars

Juneau Attendee Benefit: Local Frequency Dollars

This year's Innovation Summit is premiering a new app called Local Frequency, available to all Juneau residents. An app that allows you to earn rewards when shopping local. Register for the Innovation Summit today, download the app, load $25 Local Dollars and...

Announcing Alaska Airlines as Innovation Summit Major Sponsor

Announcing Alaska Airlines as Innovation Summit Major Sponsor

Alaska Airlines provides major sponsorship for the 2021 Innovation Summit produced by the Juneau Economic Development Council, named as a Network Sponsor. Since 1932, Alaska Airlines has been connecting Alaska’s communities with safe and reliable transportation. Over...

Announcing Two Keynote Speakers: Barker & Soza

Announcing Two Keynote Speakers: Barker & Soza

Kristen Barker Kristen Barker is a social entrepreneur and the President and Co-Founder of Co-op Cincy and is a Co-Founder of 1worker1vote. She designs and leads participatory education events with English- and Spanish-speaking co-op workers, and helps worker-owners...

What Does a Fully Custom Virtual Event Look Like?

What Does a Fully Custom Virtual Event Look Like?

When we say we are offering a fully custom virtual event we mean it. This year the Innovation Summit is truly tailored to provide a dynamic event that you have experienced when attending past summits. Learn more about what to expect this year and keep an eye out on...

Announcing Keynote Speakers: Micheal H. Shuman & Kimber Lanning

Announcing Keynote Speakers: Micheal H. Shuman & Kimber Lanning

Michael H. ShumanMichael H. Shuman is an economist, attorney, author, and entrepreneur, and a leading visionary on community economics.  He’s Director of Local Economy Programs for Neighborhood Associates Corporation, and an Adjunct Professor at Bard Business School...

GCI Named as Network Sponsor for Innovation Summit

GCI Named as Network Sponsor for Innovation Summit

GCI provides major sponsorship for the 2021 Innovation Summit produced by the Juneau Economic Development Council, named as a Network Sponsor. The communications company supports over 150 nonprofit organizations yearly with a focus on cultural arts and innovation,...

Coastal Helicopters Inc. Supports the Innovation Summit

Coastal Helicopters Inc. Supports the Innovation Summit

Coastal Helicopters continues to support of the Innovation Summit, supporting Alaska's innovators for six of the ten years the Innovation Summit has been gathering. Providing high quality helicopter service since 1988 Coastal Helicopters, continue to provide core...