AEDC Mission

The mission of AEDC is to grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy.

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AEDC Vision

Anchorage will be the #1 city in America to Live, Work and Play by 2025.

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Reports

AEDC releases more than 20 economic reports each year.

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What is AEDC?

AEDC is a private non-profit corporation (IRS code 501(c)(6)), operating since 1987. It exists to encourage growth and diversity in the Anchorage economy, promote a favorable business climate and improve the standard of living of Anchorage residents. Funding sources for the corporation are private contributions, municipal and state grants and contracts.

Mission Statement:

To grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy.

Vision Statement:

By 2025, Anchorage is the #1 city in America to live, work and play.

Integrity: Being transparent and ethical in all our dealings

Credibility: Demonstrating competency and expertise in everything that we do

Proactive: Creating opportunities through innovative actions

Collaboration: Leveraging our strengths with the strengths of others

The AEDC Economic Forecast Luncheon has sold out for the past three years in a row with more than 1,500 attendees. You do not want to miss this luncheon with guest speaker Daniel Pink!


Upcoming Events

  1. 1 Million Cups Anchorage

    February 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every week for 52 weeks
  2. AEDC Economic Forecast Luncheon

    February 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Anchorage Startup Weekend

    February 6 @ 6:30 pm - February 8 @ 9:00 pm
  4. President’s Day – AEDC Closed

    February 16
  5. AEDC Quarterly Board Meeting

    February 18 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Latest News

Forecast Lunch: Limited Number of Tickets Left!

Tickets for the Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon are almost SOLD OUT! We are excited to offer a new option: “Coffee Tickets.” The Coffee Tickets are $50 and do not include lunch or a gift bag. These attendees will be offered coffee, tea and water and will... read more

AEDC Luncheon Tickets Now on Sale to Public!

Tickets for the Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon are on sale to the general public starting TODAY! The AEDC Economic Forecast Luncheon has sold out for the past three years in a row with more than 1,500 attendees. You do not want to miss this luncheon with guest... read more

November Unemployment Rate for Anchorage 4.8%

November Unemployment Rate for Anchorage 4.8% The November unemployment rate in Anchorage was 4.8 percent, well below the national rate of 5.5 % and the Alaska statewide rate of 6.2%, according to the latest employment report released by the Anchorage Economic... read more

AEDC Luncheon Tickets Available to Investors!

AEDC Investors can purchase tickets for the Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon starting TODAY! The AEDC Economic Forecast Luncheon has sold out for the past three years in a row with more than 1,500 attendees. AEDC Investors have early access to purchase tickets. You... read more

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