Though the Arctic regions of the world are remote and less populated, there can still be plenty of innovation to be found. In this show we’ll be hearing from a number of innovators about projects under way, both here in Alaska and abroad.
- Kåre R. Aas – Norwegian Ambassador to the U.S.
- Morten Brugård – Senior Advisor, Innovation Norway
- Jack Hébert – Founder and CEO of the Cold Climate Housing Research Center
- Ed Morris – the designer and inventor of the eFISHient
- Holly Nordlum – of Holly Nordlum Naniq Design’s
- Devany Plentovich – Program Manager for Biomass and Combined Heat and Power for the Alaska Energy Authority
- Cameron Willingham, Founder, Vertical Harvest Hydroponics
- Kristina Woolston is Vice President External Relations for Quintillion
- Lise Falskow, President & CEO of Alaska World Affairs Council
RECORDED: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 49th State Brewing Company.
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