"Make it Monday" forum - Quintillion Broadband Service in Rural Alaska

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Name: "Make it Monday" forum - Quintillion Broadband Service in Rural Alaska
Date: July 31, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM AKDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Details to come!

Speaker: Elizabeth Pierce

Elizabeth Pierce, Quintillion Founder & CEO, is leading the development of the Anchorage-based company's project to bring fiber optic capacity to the North American Arctic for the first time. Pierce’s agenda to eventually connect Europe to Asia with a diverse fiber optic cable route, via the Lower Northwest Passage and the Alaskan Arctic, blends technical and organizational skills with her drive and determination. Pierce has decades of experience managing operations and developing new markets for technology, power and telecommunications businesses.  She holds a degree in Electronic Engineering Technology with additional degree studies in Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Strategic HR Management and Management Studies. Pierce has served in management and executive roles in the Alaska telecommunications industry for over eighteen years and, prior to that, worked on the NORAD radar systems in Canada and Alaska in both engineering/technical and management roles. Pierce was recently appointed by Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Ajit Pai, to Chair the newly created Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee. 



New to Monday Forum? What to expect

Deadline to register online is 5 pm the Friday directly preceding the forum. But tickets are available at the door, day-of, to purchase.

Cancelation Note: There is a 48 hour cancelation policy. To receive a full refund, registration must be canceled no less than two business days prior to the date of the event. No refunds will be given after this date. All registrations are transferable to another person upon your request.

Event Sponsors:
  • Alaska Regional Hospital
Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center
(600 W 7th Ave.)
2nd Floor
Date/Time Information:
Noon to 1 pm
(Doors open at 11:30 am for lunch)
Contact Information:
Tosha Kelly (907) 677-7103
General Admission: $35
Anchorage Chamber Member: $30 ($32 at door)
Students: $15 w/ID
Punch Card (10 lunches): $280

RESERVED TABLE OF 8 (in advance only)
Member: $230
Non-Member: $280
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