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

Recent News from the AEDC

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...

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...

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...

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...

Anchorage jobs total strong for October

Anchorage jobs total strong for October The October unemployment rate in Anchorage was 4.7 percent, down 0.2 percent from September’s revised rate, according to the latest employment report released by the Anchorage Economic Development Corp. and sponsored by First...

John Parrott Named Airport Executive of the Year

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is pleased to announce that John Parrott, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport Manager, has been presented the Airport Executive of the Year award by the Northwest Chapter of the American Association...

Daniel Pink Announced as AEDC Luncheon Keynote Speaker!

AEDC is excited to announce that Daniel Pink will be the Keynote Speaker at our 2015 Economic Forecast Luncheon in February! When: *NEW DATE* Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:00 a.m – 1:30 p.m. Where: Dena’ina Center, 600 W. 7th Ave., Anchorage Tickets: *On...

I Love Anchorage First Friday

For the first time, Anchorage Economic Development Corp. hosted a First Friday on Nov. 7, 2014. As the signature Live. Work. Play. event of the year, the First Friday showcased printed photos, sourced from the I Love Anchorage Instagram account that AEDC manages. The...

New report: Anchorage Consumer Optimism Index for Q3

Following an all-time high in the second quarter of this year, confidence in the Anchorage economy continued to set records in the third quarter, according to the latest Anchorage Consumer Optimism Index (ANCi) report released by the Anchorage Economic Development...