Brown Bag Speaker Series

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The Alaska Association of Environmental Professionals (AAEP) is pleased to announce our upcoming events for the Fall 2018/Spring 2019 season. Keep reading for AAEP news and to learn more about our planned events. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Wednesday, September 19, 2018: Brown Bag Speaker Series Event

“The Anchorage Historic Preservation Program and how it fits into much of what we do in developing or redeveloping Anchorage.” Presented by Kristine Bunnell, Senior Planner with the Municipality of Anchorage. Doors open at 11:30, presentation 11:45 am – 12:45 pm. BP Energy Center, 900 E. Benson Blvd., Anchorage. FREE and open to the public.

Thursday, October 4, 2018: Fall AAEP Networking Social

Please join your AAEP community for this fun, annual event. This informal event is an opportunity to build relationships and learn who’s who in the local environmental professional scene. Flex your networking muscles and talk about what exciting things are in store for AAEP and the environmental community. Appetizers will be provided, and members’ first drink is on AAEP! Join us and enter to win a free annual AAEP membership. Glacier Brewhouse Banquet Room, 737 W. 5th Avenue, Anchorage, 4:30 – 7:00 pm. your paragraph here.

​Mark your calendar for future Brown Bag Speaker Series Presentations!

Held between 11:30 am and 1:00 pm at the BP Energy Center, 900 E. Benson Blvd., Anchorage. Doors open at 11:30; Presentation/Q&A 11:45 – 1:00 pm. Always FREE and open to the public!

Tuesday, October 16, 2018: Cultural resources investigation at the WWII Fort Richardson Internment Camp. Presentation by Morgan Blanchard, NLURA.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018: Process Improvement: Integrating NEPA and Clean Water Act Section 404 Permitting. Presented by Hannah Griego, HDR.

Thursday, January 17, 2019: Presentation on the Donlin Mine EIS by Gene Weglinski of Donlin Gold.  

Wednesday, February 20, 2019:Presentation about the Alaska Strategic Transportation and Resources (ASTAR) Project by Faith Martineau, Alaska Department of Natural Resources.

Thursday, March 28, 2019: Newtok Relocation Project Update provided by Don Antrobus of the Denali Commission.

Wednesday, April 17, 2018: Speaker/topic TBD

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​​​​About The Brown Bag Speaker Series >

AAEP meets at the BP Energy Center

900 E. Benson Blvd., Anchorage.

Please come early so we can begin promptly at 11:45. Doors open at 11:30, presentation 11:45 am – 12:45 pm. ​The Alaska Association of Environmental Professionals has provided a forum for information exchange through our regular "Brown Bag" seminars, which are meetings held monthly from September through May, with informal presentations by speakers selected for topics of interest. 

Please note: While these events are free and open to the public, we have limited seating capacity. Due to the expected popularity of this event, we will be prioritizing AAEP members for seating. Not a member? You can join online at or at the door with cash, check, or credit card. Not sure of your membership status? Send an email inquiry to and we’ll check for you.

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