Events Calendar

Apr
19
Thu
Learning Lab: 10 Things You Need to Know About Promoting Your Business Online @ The Chariot Group
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Learning Lab: 10 Things You Need to Know About Promoting Your Business Online @ The Chariot Group | Anchorage | Alaska | United States

Please join David Harper, Online Media Strategist for Brilliant Media Strategies, for this live presentation focusing on the best practices for social media. Dave will discuss choosing the right social networks, online advertising, email marketing and getting the best ROI for your firm. This presentation includes a clear plan for promoting your company online and takeaways that you can start using immediately.

May
1
Tue
City-Wide Clean Up: SMPS Chapter @ Cuddy Family Midtown Park
May 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
City-Wide Clean Up: SMPS Chapter @ Cuddy Family Midtown Park | Anchorage | Alaska | United States

Join SMPS on Tuesday, May 1 from 3-5pm in support of Anchorage City Wide Cleanup Week!

For 50 years, the Anchorage Chamber has helped preserve the cleanliness and beauty of its city through the Citywide Cleanup Week in Anchorage and Eagle River.  Each year, thousands of volunteers collect millions of pounds of trash and dispose of it in landfills.

We will be meeting at Cuddy Family Midtown Park (201 E 40th Ave, Anchorage AK) and will have orange trash bags and plastic gloves. We will be picking up trash around midtown!

May
9
Wed
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB

All members are welcome to join SMPS Alaska in our monthly board meetings. Hosted at one of the volunteer’s boardroom’s, our board meets every second Wednesday of the month.

May
10
Thu
Learning Lab: Confessions of a Content Whisperer @ Chariot Group
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Learning Lab: Confessions of a Content Whisperer @ Chariot Group | Anchorage | Alaska | United States

Missed PRC 2018 and want to hear what all the talk was about? Join us in the Confessions of a Content Whisperer webinar, featuring Danielle Gray. Registration coming soon.

May
15
Tue
May Luncheon: DOT&PF Panel @ Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Summer is around the corner, and construction season is kicking off. Join SMPS Alaska in our May Luncheon panel featuring staff from the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (AK DOT&PF), and learn how to be at the forefront of DOT&PF projects before they hit the streets. Our panelists include personnel from the Central and Northern Region.

Have questions you want the panel to answer? Send them to Programs Director Rose Hanson by May 4th for consideration.

Learn More About Our Speakers:

Sharon L. Smith, PE is a licensed Engineer, a Certified Construction Contract Administrator, and the Chief of Contracts for the DOT&PF Central Region. She oversees the solicitation and award of Professional Services Agreements and Construction Contracts for Central Region Highways and Aviation, as well as Statewide Public Facilities, Statewide Materials, and the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Sharon is a board member of the Society of Women Engineers, and prior to joining DOT, she worked in the private sector as a consultant, both locally and in Guam. She and her husband are the very proud parents of two sons, both of whom are currently college students.

 

Sarah Schacher, PE is a lifelong Alaskan and a Preconstruction Engineer for DOT&PF Northern Region. In the 15 years with AK DOT&PF, she’s held roles in construction and design, and was a design project manager for seven years prior to being appointed Northern Region’s Preconstruction Engineer in 2016. Sarah holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the Univeristy of Alaska Fairbanks. She and her husband Dan like to spend their free time traveling and enjoying the outdoors.

 

 

Sean Baski, PE Sean is a lifelong Alaskan and  is currently a Design Project Manager for the Highway Section. Has held several transportation engineering positions including working for A.W. Murfitt Company, R&M Consultants, and a partner at Hammond Engineering. Sean began working for the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities in 2010. He manages 10-20 highway projects with design and construction budgets totaling over $700M, which include some of the biggest projects in the state. Sean earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Alaska Anchorage.

 

 

Thank you to our sponsors to make this luncheon possible!

 

Jun
13
Wed
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB

All members are welcome to join SMPS Alaska in our monthly board meetings. Hosted at one of the volunteer’s boardroom’s, our board meets every second Wednesday of the month.

Jul
11
Wed
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
SMPS Board Meeting @ TDB

All members are welcome to join SMPS Alaska in our monthly board meetings. Hosted at one of the volunteer’s boardroom’s, our board meets every second Wednesday of the month.