The International Economic Development Council's 2014 Leadership Summit, February 2-4, in Irvine, California will focus on the economic development industry's transition into the global economy. The conference will identify the skills that leaders in the profession must have to excel within international business models.
In today's world of international connectivity, where geographic boundaries are easily crossed, it is imperative that the economic development industry find innovative ways to stimulate business and develop new revenue streams across national boundaries. The economic development professional's new goal is to build a long-term, sustainable community that is connected worldwide. The 2014 Leadership Summit will focus on the success of leaders who have been able to adapt to today's global business environment. Industry experts will also discuss the tools and relationships needed to create a sustainable economic landscape.
As a hub of international commerce, Irvine, CA is an ideal location for the IEDC's 2014 Leadership Summit. The city has brought business, trade, travel and tourism, and government interests to the same table to take advantage of the opportunities the global economy offers. Irvine is also the home to diverse communities and a growing foreign-born population.
Join us at the 2014 IEDC Leadership Summit as we find ways to bring the economic development industry into the global market. Gain valuable knowledge, skills and tools from professionals who are paving the way into the international age.
Please note: Attendance is limited to senior managers of economic development organizations and Certified Economic Developers (CEcDs).
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