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Thursday, November 19 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
ICE Jam: Impact Through Innovation

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This is a learning event as part of the University of Alaska Center for Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship ICE Jam StartupWeek Series, and it's going to be a rockstar session.

You will hear from several programs and changemakers across Alaska that through their assistance to startups and innovation have a direct social and environmental impact. Learn from their experiences, listen to their discussions, and be you'll be invited to bring up topics of interest.

Speakers
avatar for Isaac Vanderburg

Isaac Vanderburg

CEO, Launch Alaska
Isaac is the CEO of Launch Alaska and the fund manager for Launch Alaska Fund II — a $3m fund that invests directly in the accelerators' cohort companies. Isaac has worked with hundreds of early stage companies and entrepreneurs responding to Alaska’s food, water, transportation... Read More →
avatar for Jan Dawe

Jan Dawe

Director, OneTree Alaska
OneTree Alaska is a STEAM (STEM + Arts) program affiliated with the Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station of the University of Alaska Fairbanks. OneTree Alaska projects are made possible through collaboration with K-12 teachers, the Fairbanks North Star Borough School... Read More →
avatar for Jacqueline Summers

Jacqueline Summers

Managing Director, Health TIE
Jacqueline Summers is the Managing Director of Health TIE, an Alaskan healthcare hub. Health TIE advances healthcare systems by connecting service providers and organizations with entrepreneurs and startups and facilitating Alaskan-based pilot projects. Jacqueline hosts bi-monthly... Read More →
avatar for Peter Webley

Peter Webley

Deputy Director, UAF Office of Intellectual Property and Commercialization, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Dr. Peter Webley is a Research Associate Professor of Remote Sensing in the Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, as well as the Associate Director of Research at the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration (ACUASI). His research focuses on natural... Read More →
avatar for Ashley Snookes

Ashley Snookes

Programs Manager, Spruce Root Inc.
Ashley grew up in Sitka, Alaska where her experiences on the debate team prompted her interest in foreign affairs. She earned a B.S. in Political Science and went on to intern at the United Nations. After earning her M.A. in International Security and Development at Swansea University... Read More →



Thursday November 19, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm AKST
Virtual