November 19

WEDNESDAY: Optional

10:00 AM      REGISTRATION, THIRD FLOOR, HYATT OLIVE 8

1:00 – 5:00 PM

Life Sciences Innovation Cluster Tour (optional)

7:30 – 9:00 PM

Speaker and Sponsor Dinner (invitation only)

November 20

THURSDAY: Innovation Summit

7:00-7:30 AM REGISTRATION, THIRD FLOOR, HYATT OLIVE 8

7:30 – 8:30 AM

Joint Breakfast with PNWER Economic Leadership Forum 

8:00 – 8:30 AM

Convergence Interlude: Jacob Zimmerman and His Pals

Welcome Panel: Matt Morrison/Dave Ramsay/Egils Milbergs/Bill Bryant/David Giuliani 

8:30 – 9:15 AM

Alaska Welcome: Tammy Young &  Opening Keynote: Kat Taylor 

9:30 – 9:45 AM

         Converge Welcome: Egils Milbergs/Kristiina Hiukka/Sharon Wong/Jim Kastama

9:45 – 11:00 AM

Higher Education: What must higher education do to adapt to tomorrow's realities?

David Helfand/Jean Floten/Anne Condon/Kristin Smith & Jim Kastama

11:00 – 11:15 AM

BREAK and NETWORKING

11:15 – 12:30 noon

Digital Economy: How will we thrive in an increasingly connected world?

Michael Docherty/Kris Kutchera/Jeff Loucks/Charlie Brock & Sharon Wong

12:30 – 1:30 PM

Joint Luncheon with PNWER Economic Leadership Forum: Power Discussion of Disruptors and Convergers

Columnist Brier Dudley & Scilla Andreen/Marc Nager/Stacy Flynn

1:30 – 3:00 PM

Women in Innovation: How are women changing the innovation paradigm?

Jennifer Gilhool/Ann McMahon/Hannah & Haley McConnaughey/Annika Hustad & Kristiina Hiukka

3:00 – 3:15 PM

 BREAK  and NETWORKING

3:15 – 4:30 PM

Manufacturing Renaissance: What role will humans play in the next generation of manufacturing?

Greg Herlin/Bonnie Wade/Matt Brown & Egils Milbergs

4:30 – 5:00 PM

          Alaska Airlines Tickets Drawing: Kris Kutchera                     

Summit Commitments & Closing Remarks: Egils Milbergs, Sharon Wong, Jim Kastama, Kristiina Hiukka

 

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