BBNC invites Bristol Bay village corporations, village and city councils, and boroughs to the 2022 Bristol Bay Leadership Forum (BBLF) on Thursday and Friday, December 8 and 9, 2022 at ChangePoint Alaska (6689 ChangePoint Dr.) in Anchorage, Alaska.
The event will feature speakers and workshops focused on current issues that are important to the Bristol Bay region. We welcome your suggestions for topics at the forum. The agenda will be posted to this webpage when finalized.
To register, click on the button below. (A separate registration form must be completed for each attendee).
Early Bird Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 23, 2022, 5:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 5:00 p.m.
Transportation: A shuttle bus will be provided between the Hilton Hotel and ChangePoint. If you choose to stay at an alternate hotel and wish to take advantage of the complimentary transportation, you will need to have your own transportation to and from the Hilton Hotel. On Thursday, December 8, there will be two shuttle buses. The first will depart the Hilton Hotel at 7:45 a.m. and the second will depart at 8:00 a.m. The same schedule will apply to both days and for the rest of each day’s transportation schedule, click here.
Parking: Hilton Hotel no longer offers valet parking but will allow parking in their lot for $15 per night. There is also an EasyPark lot diagonally across from the Hilton Hotel. Their rates are available by clicking here.
Special Hotel Rate: Hilton Hotel is offering rooms at a special rate for attendees at $139+tax per night from December 7-10, 2022. Book reservations online here or call 1-800-HILTONS using the BBNC Special Rate Code: BBNC12
-Rate above is for up to two adults. Additional guests in same room +$20 each (four max in room)
-Rooms at this rate are a first come, first served basis and once all rooms are booked, the rates will be based on availability. If available, the special rate may also be used three days prior and three days after the meeting dates.
-Check in time: 3:00 p.m. Check out time: 12:00 noon. Early checkout must be advised at or before check in to avoid a one-night fee of room and tax.
Special Airfare Rate: Alaska Airlines is offering 10% off discounted airfare for attendees traveling from Dillingham and King Salmon. Use discount code: ECME477. To use your discount code, visit alaskaair.com and input the code when searching for flights. You may also use the discount code by calling Alaska Airlines Group at 1-800-445-4435, however a $15.00 per person service fee will apply.
Special Airfare Rate: Dena’ina Air Taxi is offering a discounted round trip airfare of $688 per seat for BBLF attendees for the following villages: New Stuyahok, Koliganek, Ekwok, Igiugig, and Levelock. Terms and conditions apply.
BBNC shareholders artists are invited to register for a table to sell arts and crafts! Please fill out this online form to reserve a table. Space is limited.
Additionally, BBNC will hold its annual Christmas party on Friday, December 9, 2022 at the Alaska Airlines Center. Tickets are $40 and can be purchased online by clicking here.
COVID Mitigations for Attendance: Vaccination and mask wearing, especially when not seated or eating, is recommended. If you experience any flu-like symptoms, feel sick or unwell, or have been in recent contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, please do not attend.