Past Conference Information

2022 Conferences and Events

Slides & Resources From 2022 Alaska Infrastructure Week

Workshops, September 8

Tribal Programs – Treasury Presentation
Broadband Strategy Presentations
Energy Strategy – AML Presentation

Transportation Day, September 9

AML Presentation – Major Grants
CTP Presentation
HUB and Intake
LRTP Transit Presentation
Sustainable Transportation
Alaska Grant Writing Resources Fact Sheet

Regional Planning

Main Slide Deck
AFN Navigator Program Overview – Nicole Borromeo, AFN

Grant Writing Training

Main Slide Deck
BIL Prioritization and Planning – Aurah Landau, HDR
Grant Application – Leading Up to and Responding to the NOFO – Joan Herrmann, APSI & Jennifer Harrington, ANTHC
Grant Application – Technical Analyses – Aurah Landau, HDR & Joselyn Biloon, AK DOT&PF

Workforce Development

Worker Shortages – Dan Robinson, AK Dept. of Labor & Workforce Development
Economic Impacts on Alaska’s Workforce – Jon Bittner, AK Small Business Development Center
Workforce, Infrastructure, and Economic Development – Nolan Klouda, UAA Center for Economic Development

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 — Newly Elected Officials (Online)

Open Meetings — Jermain, Dunnagan, & Owens P.C.
Ethics & Conflict of Interest — Landye Bennett Blumstein LLP

Monday, December 5, 2022 — Newly Elected Officials

Ethics & Conflict of Interest — Landye Bennett Blumstein LLP
Governmental Fund Accounting & Budgeting — Altman, Rogers, & Co.
Title 29… And Beyond — Huth Reynolds LLP
Lobbying Effectively — Jordan Marshall, AML Lobbying Team
Ex Parte Communications and the Quasi-Judicial Role — Fairbanks North Star Borough / Jermain, Dunnagan, & Owens P.C.
Local Tax Policy in Alaska — State Assessor, State of Alaska
Roles & Responsibilities of Elected Officials — City & Borough of Juneau / Birch Horton Bittner & Cherot
Open Meetings Act — Fairbanks North Star Borough / Jermain, Dunnagan, & Owens P.C.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 – Annual Conference

Alaska’s National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Program — Alaska Energy Authority
Strategic Planning for Municipalities — Agnew::Beck
Federal Program Update – Alaska Broadband Office
AEA Updates — Curtis Thayer, Alaska Energy Authority
Managing Effectively Through Community Growth — Matanuska Susitna Borough
Community Energy Projects — Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Broadband Momentum — Alaska Telecom Association
DOE Grid Resilience: Non-Competitive Grants for Tribes — Deerstone Consulting
Managing Bingo & Gaming Revenues — State of Alaska
Broadband Planning & Implementation — NTIA
Planning for Increased Tourism — RESPEC
Alaska’s Statewide CEDS for Local Governments — UA Center for Economic Development
Best Practices: Budgets — Division of Community & Regional Affairs
Best Practices: Financial Reports — Division of Community & Regional Affairs

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Short-Term Rentals — GovOS
Best Practices: Meetings — Division of Community & Regional Affairs
Best Practices: Rate Setting — Division of Community & Regional Affairs
Grant Qualifiers & Infrastructure Development — National League of Cities
Tackling Affordable Housing — Rasmuson Homelessness Initiative
Tackling Affordable Housing — Sitka Community Land Trust
Tackling Affordable Housing — National Association of Counties

2021 Conferences and Events
2020 Conferences and Events

2020 Winter Legislative Conference Presentations
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Review of 2020 Legislation, Nils Andreassen
Operating Budget Process, Dianne Blumer & Heather Brakes
2020 State Budget Review, Neil Steininger, OMB Director
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
US Census Bureau, Barb Miranda, Partnership Specialist
Village Safe Water & Revolving Loan Fund, Carrie Bohan, Facilities Program Manager, DEC
PERS/TRS, Kevin Worley, CFO, Div. of Retirement & Benefits
Economic Development, John Springsteen, Deputy Commissioner, DCCED
AMHS, Rural Airports, Road Maintenance updates, Mary Siroky, Deputy Commissioner, DOT & PF
Legislative Review of FY21 Proposed Budget, Pat Pitney, Director, Legislative Finance
Current State Debt Capacity, Deven Mitchell, Debt Manager, Dept. of Revenue
State Taxation and Fees, Brandon Spanos, Deputy Director, Div. of Tax
National Best Practices and Trends, Carl Davis, Research Director, Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Alaska Community & Infrastructure Development, Andrew Halcro, ED, Anchorage Community Development Authority

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