Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) is Alberta's leading economic development network. For almost 50 years, it has been committed to advancing the economic development profession by providing resources, professional development and networking opportunities. As a non-profit organization, it is governed by a volunteer board of directors that represent the interests of its membership. Read more....


The Alberta Economic Development Leaders' Summit & Conference is LIVE and ONLINE. 

Get 2 events for the price of 1.

Check out our Conference Page here.

Become an Event Partner.

Register Today.


EDA Annual General Meeting

If you are an EDA voting member in good standing you are eligible to attend. At the AGM we will be electing our 2021-22 Board of Directors. You will be sent a password to attend.


Click on the photo of Pat Nicol, EDA Director and Chairperson of our Annual Awards of Excellence to learn more about the awards.  

2021 EDA Annual Awards of Excellence Call for Submissions

Enter your submission for an EDA Annual Award of Excellence. These awards recognize Alberta's best professionals and projects. 

Celebrate the best in economic development in the province.

 Read more and submit your entry.

The deadline is March 12

The awards ceremony takes place May 20 during EDA Xperience 2021


Business & Investment Attraction

March 9 - April 12, 2021

Register - Online through the University of Calgary

Economic Development Establishing the Foundation 

April 27 - May 31, 2021

Register - Online through the University of Calgary


Invest in Alberta / Xperience Alberta Microsite: Spread the Word! 

You are just one click away from accessing all of the important information in our two-in-one publication: Invest in Alberta / Xperience Alberta Magazine. 

The www.invest-in-alberta.ca microsite is live! 


Ministry Meet Up

The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a wrench in our annual Ministry Dinner plans. EDA has come up with a creative solution called EDA Ministry Meet Ups! 

For more information click here.


Your Economic Development Network in Alberta


Toll Free Phone: 1.866.671.8182


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