Event Profile

NWPPA Annual Conference and Membership Meeting

May 15 — 17, 2023
Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center

Who Should Attend:

Utility general managers and CEOs; assistant managers; senior utility leaders; utility board directors, commissioners, and council members; government relations and communications staff; associate members; and trade association heads.

Conference Overview:

Our Annual Conference is an ideal learning and networking opportunity for a broad array of utility personnel. It will be a great opportunity to hear from your peers and other leaders who are cognizant of the public power mission and charting the future of our industry. It is also a time to celebrate your peers and recognize the exquisite culture of Alaska at an evening reception and dinner. In the interest of your utility, your members, employees, and communities, don’t miss this exciting in-person learning and networking opportunity where outstanding speakers, panelists, experts, and your peers will share their rich knowledge and experience. Come reconnect with your colleagues in Anchorage!

Conference Agenda:

To see the complete agenda, visit www.nwppa.org/annual

Conference Location and Hotel Information:

The Dena‘ina Civic and Convention Center
600 W Seventh Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 263-2850

Marriott Anchorage Downtown
820 W 7th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501

Room rate:
Standard room - $155 per night, plus tax

Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than April 13, 2023, to receive the discounted rate.

Alaska Airline discount:

This year we are excited to partner with Alaska Airlines to offer a 5% discount code for your flight to Anchorage. Please contact Connie at (360) 254-0109 or connie@nwppa.org to get the code. 

Parking rates:
Valet day parking - $12
Valet overnight parking - $24

Meeting Fees:

Member Early Bird (ends 5/15/2023): $750
Non-Member Early Bird (ends 5/15/2023): $1,200


Cancellation Policies:

For webinars, virtual classes, and section meetings: cancellation at least five days prior to the event, full refund; within 1-4 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

For in-person events: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

If canceling because the attendee is showing COVID-19 symptoms any time before the event, a full refund will be issued; if leaving during the event for COVID-19 reasons, a prorated refund will be issued.

When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling; NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions. To request a refund, please contact registration@nwppa.org, or call (360) 254-0109.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.