Business meetings, events and seminars (6/2/13)

Monday

Infocast's Alaska Oil and Gas Infrastructure and Development Summit, 8 a.m. Monday-Wednesday, Hilton Anchorage, 500 W. Third Ave. Capitalize on new opportunities, new developments and new markets by meeting all the key stakeholders in one forum. $1,395. (818-888-4444)

Wednesday

Starting a Business, Anchorage and Webinar, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 430 W. Seventh Ave., Suite 110. Covered will be basic issues faced when starting a small business such as business licensing, legal forms of business, business record-keeping, hiring employees, business planning and access to financing. Free. (274-7232)

friday

The Export Alaska's annual celebration luncheon is set for noon at the Egan Convention Center. The keynote speaker is Francisco J. Sanchez, undersecretary for International Trade at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C. Conducted by the Export Council of Alaska and World Trade Center Alaska, this annual gathering is the major international trade event of the year. This event celebrates the success of Alaska companies in exporting goods and services to overseas markets, as well as other organizations that are enjoying success in their international endeavors. Register online. (wtcak.org)