Conventions and conferences (2/11/13)

Week of Feb. 10-16

• Feb. 12-14: Alaska Village Initiatives Rural Small Business Conference, 250 delegates and 30 exhibits at Sheraton Anchorage Hotel. Estimated economic impact: $226,716

• Feb. 12-15: Alaska Air Carriers Association Annual Convention and Trade Show, 300 delegates and 32 exhibits at Hotel Captain Cook. Estimated economic impact: $296,288

• Feb. 14: UAA City-Wide Career & Job Fair, 40 delegates and 100 exhibits at UAA Student Union. Estimated economic impact: $121,141

• Feb. 14-16: GCI Alaska Academic Decathlon, 300 delegates and 10 exhibits at Hilton Anchorage. Estimated economic impact: $177,570

• Feb. 15-17: Alaska Pharmacists Association Annual Convention, 150 delegates and 30 exhibits at Anchorage Marriott Downtown. Estimated economic impact: $179,640

• Feb. 15-18: Boys & Girls Clubs 2013 Presidents Day Invitational, 375 delegates at Dempsey-Anderson Ice Arena. Estimated economic impact: $148,500

Source: Visit Anchorage