Conventions and conferences (9/16/13)

September 15, 2013 

Week of Sept. 16-22

Sept. 16-19: Canadian Institute's 9th Annual Alaska Oil & Gas Congress, 150 delegates at Anchorage Marriott Downtown. Estimated economic impact: $146,124

Sept. 17-19: Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation's Arctic Oil Pipeline Conference, 200 delegates and 25 exhibits at Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center. Estimated economic impact: $285,687

Sept. 17-20: Alaska Department of Education & Early Development's Special Education Directors Training, 100 delegates at Embassy Suites. Estimated economic impact: $47,076

Sept. 17-21: Alaska Association of Realtors' Annual Convention, 250 delegates and 30 exhibits at Hotel Captain Cook. Estimated economic impact: $299,401

Sept. 18-22: United Church of God's Feast of Tabernacles Conference, 625 delegates at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa. Estimated economic impact: $608,850

Sept. 18-22: National Railway Historical Society's 2013 Annual Meeting, 650 delegates at Hilton Anchorage. Estimated economic impact: $633,204

Sept. 18-22: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress' 2013 Fall Board Meeting, 70 delegates and 4 exhibits at Anchorage Marriott Downtown. Estimated economic impact: $92,419

Sept. 18-26: Living Church of God's 2013 Feast of Tabernacles, 300 delegates at Hotel Captain Cook. Estimated economic impact: $292,248

Sept. 19-21: Association of Legal Administrators' 2013 Region 5 Educational Conference, 175 delegates and 50 exhibits at Hilton Anchorage. Estimated economic impact: $352,189

Sept. 21-22: Association of Alaska School Boards' Fall Boardsmanship Academy, 70 delegates at Clarion Suites Downtown. Estimated economic impact: $32,953

Source: Visit Anchorage

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