John Falcetta, CEO and President of the Alberta to Alaska Railway Development Corporation, and former Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell presented on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017.

A2A is proposing to build a new commodities rail line from northern Alberta, Canada to connect to the Alaska Railroad at North Pole outside of Fairbanks, and is beginning the permitting process.  John has had a lifetime career in railroading, and is based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  Mead is President of Pt Capital, LLC, the world’s first Arctic-focused private equity firm, which is headquartered in Anchorage and is advising the project.

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