Alaska's economy is strengthened through the development of a diverse ecosystem promoting the commercialization of innovative technologies & practices. Innovate Alaska (2.0) is an effort by EDO’s, businesses, and the extended innovation community to do just that.
We are building Alaska's tomorrow,
Growing an entrepreneurial & innovation ecosystem.
Empowering export and import substitution businesses to innovate.
Engaging the next generation of Alaska entrepreneurs.
Key curated activities & cornerstone events across the state are coordinated and promoted,
through the Year of Innovation calendar, and the Alaska Startup Digest,
bringing Alaska businesses, communities, organizations and individuals together.
2021 Year of Innovation
Site Under construction.
More info coming soon!
2019 Year of Innovation
Feb 20-21 Innovation Summit (JUN) $
May 21 Alaska Angel Conference - Kick Off (AK) $$
Mar 11-12 Lean Launch (TBD
May 3 Launch Alaska Demo Day 2019 (Cohort #4) (ANC) $$
May 9 Alaska Angel Conference - Final Event (ANC)
May 31 Path to Prosperity (S.E.) 2019 Application Deadline $$
June 29 Lemonade Day Alaska (AK - Youth)
Sept 18-22 Accelerate: Alaska 2019
Sept 20 AIC Submission 11:59 PM DEADLINE (FBX)
Sept Startup Weekend Fairbanks (FBX)
Sept Blue Pipeline Incubator (SWRD) Application Deadline $
Oct 19 Arctic Innovation Competition (AIC) (FBX) $
Alaska Startup Digest -sign up at: https://tinyurl.com/y9e9hsfj
UAF Active Innovative Minds Student Club (FBX)
$ = Opportunity for capital
SMALL UPPERCASE TEXT = Startup or Innovation option available.