"Is Anchorage the worst place to start a business right now?" this is the question up for debate Thursday, and you're invited to join the conversation.

The Prosperity Summit will be split between the debate, featuring four of UAA's nationally ranked Seawolves Debate squad, on the issue of business prosperity in Anchorage. There will also be panel discussions featuring 21 Anchorage business people.

"There are people who are not going to survive the recession that we're about to face," said Rick Goodfellow of KLEF-FM, in relation to the summit's theme. 'What can we learn from the last great Alaskan recession?"

It's all happening Thursday at the Hotel Captain Cook, and it goes from 9 a.m. until 4:15 p.m

Learn more about the summit, and get tickets at www.KLEF.com.