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 www.akaep.org or at the door with cash, check, or credit card. Not sure of your membership status? Send an email inquiry to email@example.com and we’ll check for you.
Welcome to the Alaska Association of Environmental Professionals (AAEP)
Thursday, February 15, 2018: Thursday, February 15, 2018: Geotechnical engineer Buzz Scher, PE had the good fortune to visit the British Antarctic Survey’s Rothera Station (Lat 67S) in 1998, and again in 2015 to assess the physical condition of the civil infrastructure (i.e. runway shore protection, runway surface, sheet-pile wharf and fuel storage overflow berms). Buzz will speak to the physical and environmental changes he observed during his two visits to the station.
Thursday, March 15, 2018:Brad Meiklejohn from the Conservation Fund will speak about the removal of the Lower Eklutna River dam, which is the most ambitious watershed restoration project in Alaska.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018: Brown Bag Speaker Series, speaker to be announced shortly.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018:Andy Ramey, USGS Genetic Biologist. Lessons learned from research and surveillance directed at highly pathogenic influenza A viruses in wild birds inhabiting North America.
Have an idea for a presentation or a suggestion for what you’d like to hear? Email firstname.lastname@example.org!
AAEP Board of Directors Election – CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
AAEP is calling for nominations to their board of directors. Two seats are currently open for election.Terms beginFebruary 15, 2018 and end December 31, 2020.Candidates must be an active member of AAEP; if elected, board members must also be active members of NAEP. Voting is limited to current AAEP members (renew or join online at www.akaep.org).
You can nominate yourself or a colleague by providing the following information to email@example.com by January 31, 2018:
• Name, Title, Employer, Location
• Professional Experience
• Educational Background
• Experience with AAEP/NAEP and/or other professional organization.
• Statement regarding why you would like to serve on AAEP’s Board of Directors.
• Photograph (optional)
The election will be openFebruary 1 – 8, 2018.A separate email with a link to the ballot will be sent February 1, 2018. Results will be announced at the February 15, 2018 Annual Membership Meeting. Please send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employment Opportunities: AAEP is happy to share employment opportunities that may be of interest to our mailing list and membership. If your organization has a position you’d like AAEP to distribute, please contact email@example.com.
Thursday, February 15, 2018:Networking Social Hour and Annual Membership Meeting!Please join your AAEP community for this fun, annual event. We’ll announce the results of our Board of Directors election and talk about what good things are in store for AAEP. Appetizers will be provided, and members’ first drink is on us! Join us and enter to win a free annual AAEP membership.
Glacier Brewhousebanquet room, 737 W. 5th Avenue, Anchorage, 4:30 – 7:00 pm.
March 11-14, 2018: NAEP 2018 Conference! The 2018 Annual NAEP Conference will be held in Tacoma, Washington. Click here for details: http://www.naep.org/2018-conference.