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Arctic Investment Conference

May 21, 2019
University of New England

716 Stevens Ave, Portland, Maine 04103

Verrill Dana, LLP and the University of New England are teaming up to host the first Arctic Investment Conference in New England. Join us for this interactive day-long conference at The University of New England in Portland, exploring how technologies developed to solve problems and promote the UN's Sustainable Development Goals in the North Atlantic and Arctic are creating potential investment opportunities here in New England.

Participants will be given an overview of the North Atlantic and Arctic investment landscape, as well as information on key actors and how they work across sectors, "hot" industries and accompanying challenges, models for cross sector collaboration, and the proper scale at which a local investor can engage with the region.

To review the agenda, click here.

To register, click here.

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