CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:
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Panel: Commercial Development of the Arctic - International Perspectives

Hilde Janne Skorpen, Consul General of Norway in San Francisco
Andrey Bondarev, Head of Economic Office, Embassy of Russia
Tom Hanson, Principal Commercial Officer, U.S. Consulate General, Calgary
Crystal Roberts, Senior Commercial Specialist, U.S. Consulate General, Calgary
Lori Davey, U.S. Representative, Arctic Economic Council

Panel: Arctic Design and Construction

Craig Fredeen, Senior Engineer, PDC Inc. Engineers
Rada Khadjinova, Alaska Division Manager, Fugro
Jack Hebert, Founder & CEO, Cold Climate Research Center
Ronny McPherson, Coastal and Maritime Lead, HDR Inc.

Featured Speaker: Dr. Syun-Ichi Akasofu, International Arctic Research Center

Panel: Arctic Transportation

Bruce Harland, Vice President, Crowley Maritime
Mark Smith, CEO, Vitus Marine/Vitus Energy
Brien Dunn, Marketing Specialist Advisor, FedEx
Isaak Hurst, Attorney & Principal, International Maritime Group
Paul Fuhs, Executive Director, North Slope Port Authority

Featured Speaker: Gail Schubert, CEO, Bering Straits Native Corporation

Featured Speaker: U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski

Panel: Arctic Telecommunications

Tina Pidgeon, General Council, Chief Compliance Officer, Senior VP for Gov. Affairs, GCI
Kristina Woolston, Vice President External Relations, Quintillion
Leonard Steinberg, Senior VP, Legal, Regulatory and Gov. Affairs, Alaska Communications

Panel: Arctic Ports

Steve Ribuffo, Director, Port of Anchorage
Shirley Marquardt, Mayor, City of Unalaska
Joy Baker, Director, Port of Nome

Featured Speaker: Chris Rose, Executive Director, Renewable Energy Alaska Project

Panel: Arctic Investment

Mead Treadwell, President, Pt Capital
John Springsteen, Executive Director, AIDEA

Arctic Tourism: Scott Habberstad, Director of Sales & Community Marketing, Alaska Airlines

Our Arctic Our Future: Greg Wolf, Executive Director, WTC Anchorage

Panel: Arctic Resources (Mining & Energy)

Rob Brown, Vice President of Business Development, Usibelli Coal Mine
Chris Kennedy, General Manager, Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo LLC
Craig Fredeen, Senior Engineer, PDC Inc. Engineers
Dr. Doug Reynolds, University of Alaska Fairbanks

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