Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) is the only professional organization for economic developers in Alberta. For over 40 years, EDA has been committed to advancing the economic development profession by providing information, networking and educational opportunities. It is a not-for-profit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors who represent the interests of its membership as a whole. Our varied membership includes: municipalities; towns; regions; tourism groups; financial institutions; Crown Corporations; businesses; Regional Economic Development Authorities; Community Futures Development Corporations; federal, provincial, regional and municipal government agencies; students; NGO’s; and other groups and individuals that are either involved or interested in economic development. Join now 


Early Bird registration has begun for EDA's 2015 Annual Professional Conference and AGM. Register now to get the best rate. If you would like to become a sponsor of this year's event, there are a few spots available but they're going fast. Read how to get involved here. Each year, EDA's Annual Conference draws over 300 economic development experts from across North America. The Conference is an excellent opportunity for economic development professionals and elected officials like you to network, share best practice information and showcase your company or organization. See you at the Conference!                                 

Upcoming Events

January 20, 2015 • Online through the University of Calgary
January 29, 2015 9:00 AM • Blackfalds Abby Centre, Servus Program Room
February 19, 2015 9:00 AM • Wetaskiwin Maniuk Centre

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