EDA Membership

If you practice economic development in Alberta, or are associated with economic development professionals, then membership in Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) gives you access to the best resources and opportunities to position you, your organization, and your community for success.

From training and best practice resources, to the two most prestigious annual gatherings of economic development professionals in the province, becoming a member of EDA equips you to build thriving communities.

Become an EDA Member today!

All of our members must abide by our Code of Ethics

To view our policies and procedures for EDA Code of Ethics enforcement download here.

Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) is dedicated to advancing community economic development in Alberta. 

By joining the only professional association of economic developers in the province, you have access to a comprehensive source of economic development information; resources; education and training; and international networking opportunities with the public and private sectors.


Exclusive EDA Member-Only Pricing

  • Free subscription to our award winning Invest in Alberta/Xperience Alberta magazine
  • Invest in Alberta/Xperience Alberta magazine advertising
  • Annual world class events
  • AlbertaBusinessCounts Program
  • Xperience Alberta APP platform 

Exclusive EDA Member-Only Opportunities

  • Involvement in the EDA Awards of Excellence Program
  • Exclusive profile in EDA Member Directory in the printed and online magazine
  • Individual voting members qualify to vote at the AGM and to serve on the EDA Board of Directors
  • Complementary access to advertise Career and RFP opportunities
  • Complementary member assistance requests for information
  • Complementary access to the EDA Member Directory
  • Complementary subscription to the EDA LINK newsletter
  • Be the first to know about EDA initiatives
  • Complementary access to share your community or organization's achievements on our social media pages and website
  • Complementary access to share your community or organization’s webinars and events
  • Access to scholarships through the EDA Professional Development Fund

Member Categories

EDA has two types of membership categories: individual and group.

Members in the individual category can be either voting or non-voting. All group members are non-voting.

See the categories here

Join Now

To join EDA, fill out our online membership application today

Click here.

Renew Now

If you would like to renew your EDA membership online click here and go through the online process. To do this, first login to your member profile, then renew your membership.

The EDA Member Memo

As a dynamic, thriving member-driven organization, EDA is always interested in receiving great ideas from our members. While we have may have limited resources, we are always open to innovative ways we can continue to move the organization forward.

As a valued member, please feel free to share information on innovative programs and services you would like EDA to consider in the future to benefit EDA Members by clicking on the button below:

EDA Member Memo

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