Entrepreneurship Boot Camp 2010

The University of Alaska Center for Economic Development (UACED) is a program of the University of Alaska Anchorage Business Enterprise Institute and is one of 52 University Centers designated by the U.S. Economic Development Administration.

UACED leverages the resources of the university system to support economic development in Alaska, providing technical assistance in the form of information, data and implementing specific projects and programs that promote economic development across the state. 

The center provides a wide variety of technical assistance, from developing initial project ideas to mentoring clients through project implementation. The scale of projects the center has been involved with also varies, as do the types of projects.
Examples include:

  • Local and regional plans
  • Strategic planning (organizational and community)
  • Feasibility analysis
  • Business planning
  • Market and economic research
  • Financial analysis
  • Workshops and trainings