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....
Highlights EDA Professional Development:
EDA's Annual (virtual) Conference
Nov 25 -26, 2020
Stream first-rate professional development, best practices, and information about economic development trends and opportunities directly to your device. There will also be LIVE networking sessions and Q&A's. Watch EDA President Mary Lee Prior by clicking the video below. Read more and REGISTER
Business and Investment Attraction Course
October 6 - November 9, 2020
EDA offers convenient, affordable, professional development courses in the comfort of your home or office environment.
Learn more about how to attract business and investment to your community by signing up for this online course offered through the University of Calgary.
Highlights EDA Resources:
Xperience Alberta App
EDA is pleased to be able to help Alberta communities shine a spotlight on local businesses and attractions by making an Xperience Alberta app available. For more information click here.
Invest in Alberta / Xperience Alberta Magazine
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned our lives and our economies upside down. Now more than ever, our Invest in Alberta magazine is needed to tell unique and inspirational Alberta stories. The 2021 edition is underway
Ministry Meet Up
The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a wrench in our 2020 Ministry Dinner in October. EDA has come up with a creative solution called EDA Ministry Meet Ups!
For more information click here.