Understanding the Alaska Budget – Challenges and Solutions
Ever wanted a better understanding of the Alaska budget situation? In less than an hour, this video clearly and concisely summarizes the challenge and some possible solutions.
Watch Individual Events
Watch individual segments of the event (as a playlist on YouTube). Jump to the segments you want to watch.
Many individual events are also available on Vimeo.
Watch the full recording of each session.
Video from Sunday Afternoon
Watch the video of the event on Sunday afternoon (available shortly after the event ends).
Chat Archive from Sunday Afternoon
Read the comments posted during the event on Sunday morning (6/7). Join the ongoing conversation on Facebook and Twitter using #AKFuture.
Video from Sunday Morning
Watch the video of the event on Sunday morning.
Chat Archive from Sunday Morning
Read the comments posted during the event on Sunday morning (6/7).
Chat Archive from Saturday Afternoon
Read the comments posted during the event on Saturday afternoon (6/6).
Video from Saturday Morning
Watch the video of the event on Friday 6/5. See the schedule below for upcoming live broadcasts.
OMB Director Pat Pitney
Chat Archive from Friday Night
Read the comments posted during the event on Friday, 6/5.
Updated 6/7 Participant List (PDF)
Event Schedule Archive
Friday, June 5
6:00-8:30 p.m. (TV & online)
|6:45 p.m.||Opening remarks by Gov. Bill WalkerAlaska Fiscal Facts and Choices
Gunnar Knapp Director UAA Institute of Social and Economic Research
Saturday, June 6
8:00-8:45 a.m. (online stream)
|8:00 a.m.||Overview of Discussion Process
Bill Dann, Professional Growth Systems
1:30-5:30 p.m. (online stream)
|1:30 p.m.||“Right-size” of Government presentations
|2:15 p.m.||“Right-size” of Government walk about
|2:45 p.m.||Revenue Options Overview
Revenue Commissioner Randy Hoffbeck
Demo of interactive model
|4:00 p.m.||Economic questions when considering revenue options|
|4:30 p.m.||Review Sunday’s agenda|
|5:00 p.m.||Wrap Up
UAF Chancellor Brian Rogers
|5:15 p.m.||End of day remarks
Gov. Bill Walker
Sunday, June 7
11:00-11:45 a.m. (online stream)
|11:00 a.m.||Revenue scenario reports
by seven groups
1:00-2:30 p.m. (TV & online)
|1:00 p.m.||Reports from small group sessions|
|1:30 p.m.||Call for volunteers: Taking the Conversation to Alaskans|
|1:50 p.m.||Summary & Closing
Gov. Walker & Lt. Gov. Byron Mallotts