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Alaska Innovation - Issue #172 - May 4, 2021 AAC Finals

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A weekly email of the best events for entrepreneurs in Alaska.

The Alaska Angel Conference final pitches will be held Wednesday, May 5th. Join us to see who the Angels have chosen for the finals and who earns the nearly $100,000 investment!
Congratulations to the Anchorage iTeam for their honorable mentions in the Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards. See the news below.
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Deadlines
Spruce Root - 2021 applications due May 31. See Below.
Gener9tor UpSkilling Anchorage applications May 12th
Current Events
1MillionCups.com  CoInsider (Wildlife Alert App) Wed May 5th 9AM
Alaska Angel Conference - Final Event 2021 - (Free) May 5th 4:30
SeaChange Fund VII Information Session (Accredited Investors) - May 12 9-10AM AK Zoom
News
Fast company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards - Congratulations ANC Muni iTeam!
Anchorage — gener8tor Upskilling - Applications due May 12th.
ABW: At Alaska Business Week
ABW: At Alaska Business Week
Health TIE Wicked Problem Search
Health TIE has been holding a series of focus groups for health and social service providers to find more about the barriers and “wicked problems” they face in providing services. Top challenges include HIPAA compliant, efficient communication between agencies, reducing times waiting times for background checks, and better evaluation metrics for programs and services. The next step is to start finding possible ways to address the issues, including finding startups who might have new, adoptable solutions. Interested in having Health TIE look at ways to improve your processes or identify roadblocks? Email Jacqueline Summers at jacqueline@healthtie.info
Future Events - Save the Date
Health TIE Open Innovation - May 13 DSPHire with Jake Carpenter 1PM.
Spruce Root - 2021 applications due May 31
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Techstars Startup Digest Alaska is curated by:
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