Alaska Business Forum: Transportation - Keeping Alaska Moving

Alaska Business Forum: Transportation - Keeping Alaska Moving

  • Date(s): Fri, Feb 07, 2020
  • Time(s): 08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
  • Location: Microsoft Events Center at the Seattle Metro Chamber
  • Address: 1301 Fifth Avenue, 15th Floor , Seattle, WA, 98101 (Get Directions)
  • Members: $25 pre-paid ($35 as of 1/30)
  • Non-Members: $40 pre-paid ($70 as of 1/30)
  • Questions: Contact Felisha Willis at 206-389-7263


Alaska is one of the most complex regions to get around in the world and is connected through an extensive network of ocean vessels, trucks, and aircraft. Join us to hear from three top leaders in Alaska's transportation industry, discussing how their fleets are connecting businesses from their state to the Pacific Northwest.

Did you know? 
  • In the US, our transportation sector is valued at $1.3 trillion dollars and is expecting an additional growth of 2.6% in the next year.
  • The Port of Alaska handles half of all Alaska inbound freight – over 4 million tons of fuel and cargo annually
  • The Alaska Department of Transportation manages 5,600 miles of highways, more than 300 aviation facilities, and a ferry system covering 3,500 nautical miles serving 35 coastal communities
Speakers:

 

  • Grace Greene
    Grace Greene
    President
    TOTE Maritime Alaska
  • Steve Ribuffo
    Steve Ribuffo
    Port Director
    Port of Alaska
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    Elliot Strong
    Chief Executive Officer
    Coastal Transportation, Inc.

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