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Feb 10, 2017, 13:11 ET Arctic Economic Council Brings On First Northern Partner

One month after applying to be an Arctic Economic Council (AEC) Northern Partner, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation's (ASRC) application has been unanimously approved. This makes ASRC the first...


Jan 24, 2017, 14:31 ET Arctic Economic Council Releases Comprehensive Report

The Arctic Economic Council (AEC) is proud to announce the publication and release of its comprehensive report: Arctic Broadband, Recommendations for an Interconnected Arctic. This report analyzes...


Jul 16, 2016, 00:55 ET Top Of The World Arctic Broadband Summit Wraps Up In Barrow

For the past two days, policy leaders, tech industry experts and other executives have been meeting in Barrow, Alaska to discuss the essential need for broadband across the circumpolar Arctic, and...


Jun 13, 2016, 14:45 ET Two Day Conference Planned To Explore Critical Need Of High-Speed Internet Across The Arctic

Tech industry experts, policy leaders and pan-Arctic residents will assemble in Barrow, Alaska in mid-July to discuss the critical need for high-speed broadband across the circumpolar Arctic. The Top ...


Apr 13, 2016, 14:42 ET Delegates of Arctic Economic Council Set Stage For Future

In a historic move at their annual meeting, the delegates of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC) adopted foundational documents that set the stage for engagement with the AEC and provide strategic...


Mar 23, 2016, 18:49 ET Foundation Documents Set for AEC Annual Meeting in Norway

The Governance Committee for the Arctic Economic Council (AEC) is pleased to announce it has approved the Arctic Economic Council's foundational documents for ratification at its annual meeting in...


Sep 04, 2014, 09:39 ET The Arctic Economic Council Gets Down To Work

IQALUIT, NU, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Business leaders from the circumpolar region met in Iqaluit, Nunavut September 2-3, 2014 to establish the Arctic Economic Council (AEC). The AEC is an independent...