EDA 2017 Annual Conference
Conference Round Up
There are 57 days until EDA's 2017 Annual Conference at the Banff Centre in Banff, AB. In an effort to keep our delegates informed, we will be sending you Conference Round Up emails. Check out what's new with our planning and what you can expect at the 2017 Conference. Click on the links below for more information:
Submission Deadline Friday, January 27 - EDA Awards of Excellence: Recognize excellence in economic development in the province. Don't miss out, apply today. Any EDA member in good standing can submit an application.
Application Deadline Sunday, January 29 - Ignite®EDA2017: One of the most popular sessions at the Conference. Share your passion at our Ignite® Session. Apply here. Successful applicants will be notified February 12.
Accommodation: Even though onsite accommodation at The Banff Centre is full; rooms at our convenient offsite hotel option are still available. Book your room at the Banff Caribou Lodge. Space is limited! Rooms are released February 1.
*See a Map of the Banff Centre here. All Conference proceedings will take place at The Banff Centre.
Pre-Conference Session: EDAC Pre-Course: Economic Diversification-strategies for Revitalizing Local Economies
Pre-Conference Session: EC.D. Certification EXAM
Pre-Conference Session: Alberta Brewers On Tap Pre Conference Reception
*New this Year Conference Connectors: These are unique interactive sessions for delegates designed to enhance your networking experience at the Conference. We are offering two sessions. Click on the links below to read about them and to register:
Conference Speakers: Read the bios of the speakers and moderators we have lined up so far.
Conference Partnerships Available: Join a prestigious group! This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your company or organization to an international audience of over 400 economic development experts.