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
Jan 15 Alaska Angel Conference - Kick Off (AK) $$
March 19 AIC Submission 11:59 PM DEADLINE (FBX)
April 7-9 Innovation Summit (JUN) $
April 17 Arctic Innovation Competition (AIC) (FBX) $
April 21 Path to Prosperity (S.E.) 2021 Applications Open $$
May 21 Alaska Angel Conference - Final Event (FBX)
June 2 Path to Prosperity (S.E.) 2021 Applications Deadline
Aug 20 Lemonade Day Alaska (AK - Youth)
Sept 21 Launch Alaska 2021 Cohort Launch (ANC) $$
Nov 8-14 Alaska Startup Week & Global Entrepreneurship Week (AK)
Alaska Startup Digest -sign up at: https://tinyurl.com/y9e9hsfj
Startup Weekend Fairbanks (FBX)
UAF Active Innovative Minds Student Club (FBX)
$ = Opportunity for capital
SMALL UPPERCASE TEXT = Startup or Innovation option available.