Cordova Community Outreach Trip
Here's a sneak peek at the agenda. More to come!
Evening Blue Economy Panel, welcome reception, and dinner at the Cordova Center featuring local harvesters and blue economy experts including Tommy Sheridan and Justin Sternberg with University of Alaska Fairbanks, Native Village of Eyak representatives, Native Conservancy representatives, Chris Barrows with Pacific Seafood Processors Association, Cory Baggen with Samson Tug & Barge, Skye Steritz with Noble Ocean Farms, and others TBD
Breakfast Panel: Independent Traveler & Regenerative Tourism at the Orca Lodge featured panelists include Cathy Renfeldt with the Cordova Chamber of Commerce, Kristin Carpenter with Prince William Sound Economic Development District, Thea Thomas with Calidris Charters/Royal Ocean Kelp Co. and Paul Krekow with Points North Helli Adventures
Copper River Seafoods & Trident South
Tour and Lunch at Shoreside Petroleum/Petro Marine
Copper River Fleece Tour - design your own custom Copper River Fleece!
Exclusive tour of the Prince William Sound Science Center
Connecting in Cordova Evening networking crossover event with guests from Copper River Nouveau event
Dinner on your own
Breakfast Infrastructure Panel featuring Helen Howarth from the City of Cordova, Former Mayor and Cordova Electric CEO, Clay Koplin, Kristin Carpenter from PWSEDD, Steve Namiitz from USFS and the Native Village of Eyak
Flight to Anchorage at 1:20pm
For those interested in extending your trip, the Prince William Sound Science Center ribbon cutting is taking place at 4pm.
Thank you to the following member companies who have committed for the 2022 Outreach Trip.
For a full list of sponsorship opportunities, view our sponsorship brochure here.