Economic Forecast Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker, Alexa Clay

The event is now SOLD OUT!

Please contact AEDC at (907) 258-3700 to be added to the wait list for group tables or individual tickets as they become available.

At the event, AEDC President and CEO, Bill Popp, will present the 1-Year Economic Forecast for Anchorage and share the results of the Anchorage Business Confidence Index. He will give an update on AEDC’s Live. Work. Play. initiative and tell us how Anchorage ranks for living, working and playing when compared to the largest city in each state, plus the District of Columbia.

 2016 Keynote Speaker: Alexa Clay

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Alexa Clay is the co-author of The Misfit Economy, named the best business book to read in 2015 by The World Economic Forum, TechRepublic, The Telegraph and Huffington Post. In the book Alexa interviews Somali Pirates, LA drug dealers, hackers and NY con artists to unveil their remarkable ingenuity.

Alexa has written and appeared in Fast Company, Forbes, Wired, Dazed and Confused, VICE, Harvard Business Review, the New York Times and MTV. She is the Co-Founder & Director of The Human Agency and a regular commentator on topics related to economic transition, misfit subculture, social entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship and technology angst. Click here for more information on The Misfit Economy and Alexa Clay.


When: Wednesday, January 27, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

  • Join AEDC in the Dena’ina Lobby at 10:30 a.m. to view the I Love Anchorage Exhibit and learn more about the Live. Work. Play. initaitive!
  • Doors open for the Luncheon at 11 a.m., program begins at 11:30 a.m.

Where: Dena’ina Center, 600 W. 7th Ave., Anchorage

Tickets: SOLD OUT – wait list available by contacting AEDC at (907) 258-3700.


Special thanks to our 2016 Economic Forecast Luncheon Speaker Co-Sponsors:

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Event sponsorships are still available!
To learn about the opportunities still available for the 2016 Economic Forecast Luncheon, contact Karli Lopez at (907) 258-3700 or!

More information on sponsorships can be found here.

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