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Monday, November 8 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
FAI: Arctic Innovation Competition - Alaska's original idea contest

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The focus of the week is "North To the Future: Start Up, Pivot, Thrive". Startup Week is a celebration of entrepreneurship in Alaska and in connecting the entrepreneurial ecosystem across the State. Come listen to the Arctic Innovation Competition (AIC) Team and learn more AIC and its history. There will also be an opportunity to hear from past winners and learn more about the story since being in AIC.

Register: https://bit.ly/StWk21AIC

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Tammy Tragis-McCook

Director of Development and Outreach, College of Business and Security Management, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Tammy's quest for learning keeps her excited in her professional and personal life. As an experienced fundraiser with a demonstrated track record in the higher education industry, Tammy is dedicated to connecting donors to what they are passionate about. The best way to learn is to... Read More →
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Peter Webley

Deputy Director, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Dr. Peter Webley is a Research Professor of Remote Sensing in the Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, as well as the Associate Director of Research at the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration (ACUASI). His research focuses on natural hazards... Read More →
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Piper Wilder

Founder & CEO, 60Hertz Microgrids
Piper Foster Wilder is a Humboldt Fellow and is former Vice President of Amatis Controls. She is committed to creating meaningful work for all people, and enabling a transition to renewable energy, while economizing the diesel that some must use.  She holds multiple awards for her... Read More →
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Mary Ernst

Engagement Manager, University of Alaska Fairbanks, College of Business and Security Management
Mary Ernst is the Engagement Manager at UAF College of Business and Security Management. Her background includes experience in content creation, social media coordination and event management. She attended Kansas State University and received a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management... Read More →
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Joshua Resnick

CEO/Co-Founder, Parallel Flight Technologies
Joshua brings a passion for groundbreaking technology and years of hybrid and electric powertrain expertise to Parallel Flight Technologies. Prior to founding PFT, he led system architecture and electrical engineering for the Tesla Semi Truck program. Before moving to California... Read More →

Monday November 8, 2021 3:00pm - 4:00pm AKST