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IEDC Conference- Less than a month before the special Canadian registration rate increases!

July 09, 2015 1:25 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


Special Canadian Registration Rate increases August 7th, so register today and save!

We are continuing to develop our most international conference ever and are adding international speakers every week! Whether participating in the educational sessions, the international dinner, or mingling with international members and IEDC partners in-between sessions, this year’s conference is an exciting opportunity, so register today!

Special Canadian Registration Rate

Given the change of exchange rates, IEDC has lowered the registration rate for our Canadian friends. In addition to the $100USD early registration discount, the registration has been discounted an additional $165 CAD! To receive this rate, please register by downloading this form. A completed form can be faxed (+ or emailed (cgordan@iedconline.org). Additional cost savings are available from partners Alaskan Airlines, with a 15% discount on flights! Read below to learn more!

International Dinner

An honorary international dinner and networking social hour will occur Sunday, October 4. This will be an excellent opportunity to meet other international members and attendees. Join the event at 6:30 to network at a social hour before the dinner.Click here to register for the dinner and social hour.

Workshop: How to be a World Class Economic Developer

Join IEDC Sunday, October 4 9:00am-12:30PM for this dynamic workshop! Economic development deals with similar issues, opportunities and challenges no matter which country or context you are operating in - issues including how to manage sustainable growth, the question of workforce development, smart business development and distinguishing your community from the crowd. Recognizing that there are lessons to be learned from abroad, IEDC is drawing on the strength of its international members to discuss what trends, opportunities and challenges they are seeing in the world of economic development. This facilitated discussion will be a frank conversation amongst all attendees about economic development as they see it. Price is free, but please register while sigining-up for the conference! 

- Susan Amring, CEcD, EcD, Director, Economic Development, City of Mississauga, Mississauga, ON 
- Todd Rohl, Deputy CEO, Logan Office of Economic Development Logan City Council, Australia 
- Christian Saublens, Director, European Association of Development Agencies, Brussels, Belgium 
- Fábio Veras, Director of Operations for Micro Small Business Support Services, Sebrae Minas, Brazil 
- Many additional speakers forthcoming! 

Register before August 7 and get an even bigger discount!


Discounted Flights to Anchorage Through Alaska Airlines

IEDC is proud to announce our partnership with Alaska Airlines for the 2015 Annual Conference! As Co-Sponsor of the conference, Alaska Airlines is offering a 15% discount on flights to the Annual Conference between September 26 and October 13.Book your flight today!

We look forward to seeing you in Anchorage, AK this October and please don’t hesitate to contact us via email sannis@iedconline.org or give us a call at 202.639.9104 with any questions or visa requests.

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