Conventions and conferences (5-20-13)

May 19, 2013 

— Week of May 19-25

May 20-22: International Association of Railway Operating Officers' board meeting, 15 delegates at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel. Estimated economic impact: $14,612

• May 21-24: Best Western International's 2013 District II meeting, 250 delegates at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel. Estimated economic impact: $243,540

• May 22-23: Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. board meeting, 35 delegates at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel. Estimated economic impact: $16,476

• May 22-24: Alaska Department of Education & Early Development's Summer Literacy Institute, 150 delegates and one exhibit at UAA. Estimated economic impact: $74,248

• May 22-24: UAA's FASD: Best Practices in the Last Frontier, 300 delegates at Hilton Anchorage. Estimated economic impact: $141,228

• May 23-24: Rockwell Automation, 200 delegates at the Egan Center. Estimated economic impact: $194,832

• May 23-25: American Bar Association's General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division spring annual meeting, 80 delegates at the Hotel Captain Cook. Estimated economic impact: $77,932

Source: Visit Anchorage

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