The Alaska Forum on the Environment will be back in 2023 celebrating its 25th year!

This year's conference will feature a hybrid event Feb. 6-10 at the Dena’ina Center in Anchorage, AK and online in AFE's Virtual Attendee Hub. With in-person and virtual attendance options for both attendees and exhibitors, AFE will be better than ever. Attendees can watch live sessions  in-person or virtually, catch up on recorded sessions that were missed later on in the Virtual Attendee Hub, visit exhibitors in-person or virtually and stay connected with AFE all year long.


All Access AFE Pass


The best deal! A full AFE registration includes access to all sessions, both in-person and virtual including Keynote Events, lunches and after hours events. This registration option also includes access to AFE’s Virtual Attendee Hub, allowing you to watch recorded sessions from AFE as well as bi-weekly sessions throughout the year.

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AFE Two-Day Pass


Includes registration to two consecutive days of AFE 2023, Monday-Thursday and all events that take place on the days selected. This registration does not include access to the Virtual Attendee Hub.

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AFE Student Pass


The AFE Student Pass is a free All Access AFE Registration for students. Registrants must be a full-time student with an interest in environmental work, with proof of student enrollment or involvement in AFE's youth track. Registrations for the AFE Student Pass are subject to approval.

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Presenter/Moderator Complimentary Day



Complimentary day at AFE for the day that you present or moderate. 

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Presenter/Moderator All Access AFE Pass

all access registration


As a thank you for presenting/moderating, attend a full week of AFE including access to all sessions, both in-person and virtual including Keynote Events, lunches and after hours events at this discounted rate. This registration option also includes access to AFE’s Virtual Attendee Hub, allowing you to watch recorded sessions from AFE as well as bi-weekly sessions throughout the year.

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Exhibitor Staff All Access Pass

all access registration


This admission item is for you or your company is a registered exhibitor and want to add additional AFE All Access Passes for an additional exhibitor booth staff member to attend all sessions, both in-person and virtual, including Keynote Events, lunches and after hours events. This pass will also include access to AFE's Virtual Attendee Hub, allowing the registrant to watch recorded sessions from AFE as well as bi-weekly sessions throughout the year. This pass must be assigned to a single staff member and is not shareable or transferable.
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AFE Virtual Access Pass


Can’t be in Anchorage Feb. 6-10? Select this registration option and have access to participate in live streamed sessions, featuring at least one per time slot throughout the day, and have access to all sessions that will be recorded throughout the event. This registration is for an individual registration and includes access the Virtual Attendee Hub and to all AFE bi-weekly sessions throughout 2023.

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All registration options are based off of individual registrations. If your organization is interested in a group rate for five or more attendees per organization for either the in-person or virtual event or you don't see a registration type that works for you, contact Amy Penney.




Payment Policy 
Registration must be paid in full prior to attending AFE 2023. Payment for all registration options can be made online, by phone, by mail, or in-person at conference check-in. Check payments should be made payable to the Alaska Forum and mailed to PO Box. 212409 Anchorage, AK 99521-2409. If payment has not received prior to or upon checking into AFE 2023, or in a case where prior arrangements have not been made, registrants may not be able to attend the conference until payment is received. 

Covid-19 Mitigation Policy
The Alaska Forum takes the health of attendees and staff seriously. Attendees or staff members who have tested positive for Covid-19 within ten days prior to the start of the Alaska Forum on the Environment 2023 conference are not permitted to attend the event. If an attendee or staff member is experiencing symptoms of Covid-19, they are not permitted to attend AFE until they have a tested negative Covid-19. AFE will have a small supply of Covid-19 tests available onsite for attendees or staff members who begin to experience symptoms during the event. AFE will also have face masks available to attendees who wish to wear them. 

The Alaska Forum encourages all attendees and staff members to take Covid-19 precautions prior to and while attending AFE 2023 to include at-home testing prior to attending, regular hand washing, mask wearing and distancing when able. If you have tested positive for Covid-19 and are no longer able to attend AFE 2023 in-person, contact us to modify your registration to a Virtual Access Pass. 

Cancellation Policy

All registrations, including exhibitors, are subject to our cancellation policy. Cancellations will be accepted until January 6, 2023 for a refund, minus a $50 non-refundable service fee. No cancellations will be accepted after January 6, 2023. Registrations processed after January 6, 2023 will not be considered for cancellation. 
The Alaska Forum reserves the right to refuse services to and/or remove anyone deemed to pose a health and/or safety risk to the event, staff, and/or participants, whether in-person or online. 


Speakers and Moderators Organizations

  • Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy
  • Alaska Center for Energy and Power
  • Alaska Climate Action Network
  • Alaska Conservation Foundation / Aleutian & Bering Sea Initiative
  • Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Alaska Department of Fish and Game
  • Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
  • Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
  • Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities
  • Alaska Division of Forestry
  • Alaska Ecological Resource Services
  • Alaska Electric Light and Power Company
  • Alaska Energy Authority
  • Alaska Institute for Climate and Energy
  • Alaska Institute for Justice
  • Alaska Native Science Commission
  • Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
  • Alaska Ocean Observing System
  • Alaska Oil and Gas Association
  • Alaska Pacific University
  • Alaska Rural Veterinary Outreach
  • Alaska Sea Grant
  • Alaska State Emergency Operations Center
  • Alaskan Command
  • Alaskans for Litter Prevention and Recycling
  • Aleutian Pribilof Island Association
  • Alyeska Ship Escort/Response Vessel System
  • Anchorage 4H Youth Development Agent
  • Anchorage Urban Farm
  • Andeavor
  • Association of Interior Native Educators
  • Bering Straits Native Corporation
  • Bessenyey & Van Tuyn, LLC
  • Bird Treatment & Learning Center
  • Campbell Creek Science Center
  • Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies
  • Center for Climate Change Communication
  • Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
  • Chadux
  • Children’s Victory Gardens
  • Chugach Electric Association
  • Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation Program
  • Citizen Climate Lobby
  • Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team
  • Cold Climate Housing Research Center
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council
  • Cook Inlet Spill Prevention and Response, Inc.
  • Copper River Watershed Project
  • De Noble Law Offices, LLC
  • Defenders of Wildlife
  • Delta Backhaul Company
  • Denali State Park
  • Earthjustice
  • Ecosystem Conservation Office, Aleut Community of St. Paul Island
  • Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council
  • Fairbanks Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Geosyntec Consultants
  • Golden Valley Electric Association
  • Gulf of Alaska Keeper
  • Hutchison High School
  • Idaho National Lab
  • Intelligent Energy Systems
  • International Arctic Research Center
  • Island Trails Network
  • Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson
  • Kachemak Bay Research Reserve
  • Kawerak, Inc.
  • Kodiak, Alaska
  • Martin Olson School
  • Mat-Su Borough
  • Matanuska-Susitna Borough Office of Emergency Management
  • Metlakatla Indian Community
    Municipality of Anchorage
  • National Crisis Response Canines
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Native Village of Eyak
  • Native Village of Tanacross
  • Native Village of Unalakleet
  • North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative
  • Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperation
  • Norton Bay Inter-Tribal Watershed Council
  • Ocean Renewable Power Company
  • Oil Spill Recovery Institute
  • Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Organized Village of Kake
  • Pacific Air Force
  • Pilot Point IGAP
  • Pollution Prevention Resource Center
  • Prince of Wales Tribal Conservation District
  • Prince William Sound Regional Citizens Advisory Council
  • Prince William Sound Science Center
  • Regenesis
  • Renewable Energy Alaska Project
  • Renewable IPP
  • Ristroph Law, Planning, and Research
  • Rural Community Assistance Corporation
  • Seldovia Village Tribe
  • SenecaWorks LLC
  • SGS
  • Sitka Tribe of Alaska
  • Solarize Anchorage
  • Sustainable Solid Waste Solutions
  • Tanana Chiefs Conference
  • Teacher, Brevig Mission
  • The Doodle Biz
  • TriHydro Corporation
  • Tyonek Tribal Conservation District
  • University of Alaska Anchorage
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • University of Alaska Southeast
  • US Air Force
  • US Arctic Research Commission
  • US Army, Corps of Engineers
  • US Bureau of Land Management
  • US Coast Guard
  • US Defense Logistics Agency
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • US Department of Energy
  • US Department of the Interior
  • US Environmental Protection Agency
  • US Federal Aviation Administration
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • US Forest Service
  • US Geological Survey
  • US Navy
  • US Pacific Fleet
  • Usibelli Coal Mine
  • Vertical Harvest Hydroponics
  • Village of Newtok
  • Water Policy Consulting
  • Westrock
  • Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
  • Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council
  • Zender Environmental