2013 Pride Conference:
Reshaping Our State of Pride
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, UAA -- RSVP
Identity, Inc., along with the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, UAA and numerous sponsors, invite you to attend this year's Pride Conference, celebrating Alaskans gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered (GLBT) community and their allies.
This year's Pride Conference theme, "Reshaping Our State of Pride - Live. Work. Play" showcases the diversity of workshops and plenary speakers held throughout the day.
There are several business tracks this year, perfect for the working professional investing in the community.
7:30 a.m. - Registration begins
8 a.m. - Welcome/ Morning Keynote - Andrew Halcro, president of the Anchorage Chamber
9:15 a.m. - Our State of Seniors (AARP), Our City of Pride (Carol Gore, Ed Graff & Neal Fried), Everyday Spirituality (Spiritstone Center) or Breaking Your Silence (PFLAG)
11 a.m. - GLBT in the Workplace (Wells Fargo), Bringing Your Whole Self to Work (NGLCC), Our Voices: Media Training, Part I (Alaska Teen Media Institute) or Student Clubs (PFLAG)
12:30 p.m. - Lunch Keynote - Justin Nelson, president of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
1:45 p.m. - Forrest Yoga (Evolve Yoga), Drumming Circle (Akrhythmdrum), Maintaining Healthy Sexuality (Planned Parenthood, 4A's and ANHC) or Our Voices: Media Training, Part II (Alaska Teen Media Institute)
3:30 p.m. - Storytelling Session (Jack Dalton & Drew Michael)
Cost: $40 ($50 at door)
includes light breakfast and lunch