EDA’s Annual Conference is coming to you!  Called Xperience#EDA2020 all you need is a laptop, phone, or tablet. Any device where you can access the internet.

Stream first-rate professional development, best practices, and information about economic development trends and opportunities directly to your home office, living room, or even your car. 

Our Conference Website is now LIVE. Click here to access XperienceEDA.ca.  Check back often and we are constantly updating our Conference website. 

Get ready for our most expanded reach ever. Our Xperience #EDA2020 will inspire you, will inform you and provide the most comprehensive networking experience you have ever had.

ADDED Bonus for full conference delegates -  #EDA2020 Xperience Box will be delivered to your doorstep in advance. it includes products to help enhance your conference experience, worth approximately $200! (NOTE: deliveries in Alberta-only)

REGISTRATION (after July 1, 2020)

    Click here to register for Xperience #EDA2020.  


    • $200 + GST (does not include Xperience box valued at $200)
    • $400 + GST (includes Xperience box) NOTE: deliveries in Alberta-only


    • $300 + GST (does not include Xperience box valued at $200)
    • $500 + GST (includes Xperience box)  NOTE: deliveries in Alberta-only

    How will Xperience #EDA2020 work?

    • Enjoy EDA’s dedicated conference website, launched soon, including a series of virtual conference rooms.
    • Access hours of economic development presentations, panels and interactive sessions. Think about it, instead of being able to only see 5 concurrent sessions, you will be able to access all 20.
    • Connect with your colleagues with live, interactive events over two days, including presentations and networking opportunities at the President’s Mixer, Annual Awards Ceremony and Minister’s Address, Q & A sessions as well as interactive polls.
    • Access on-demand sessions, for 90 days, any time of day, on any device.
    • Register your own virtual business card, and share it easily with conference delegates to maximize your potential for networking and lead generation.
    • Visit our virtual booths


    The EDA Annual Awards of Excellence Program recognizes the province’s best economic development marketing materials, programs, partnerships and professionals that have made significant contributions to the profession. 

    The 2020 Awards will be presented during the LIVE Awards Gala and Minister's Address on November 26. Networking to follow.


    To download our Partnership Package, click here.

    To become a partner fill out this online form.

    2020 PARTNERS


    • Kiwi Productions


    • CAPP
    • Repsol Oil & Gas Canada


    • Alberta Jobs, Economy and Innovation
    • BDC
    • Cooperatives First
    • County of Grande Prairie
    • EDC
    • LocalIntel
    • Nauticol Energy
    • Plains Midstream Canada
    • Strathcona County
    • Western Economic Diversification


    • Alberta REDA's
    • AUMA
    • Calgary Economic Development
    • Cando
    • Community Futures Network of Alberta
    • Esolutions Group
    • FortisAlberta Inc.
    • GIS Planning
    • MDB Insight Inc.
    • MNP
    • O2 Planning & Design


    • 468 Communications
    • Alberta Counsel
    • Conseil de développement économique de l’Alberta
    • IBI Group
    • McSweeney & Associates
    • Redpoint Media & Marketing


    • Edmonton Chamber of Commerce


    • EDAC
    • IEDC
    • Municipal World
    • Town of Vermilion

    REGISTRATION (after July 1, 2020)

      Click here to register for Xperience #EDA2020.  


      • $200 + GST (does not include Xperience box valued at $200)  
      • $400 + GST (includes Xperience box) *note: delivered in Alberta-only


      • $300 + GST (does not include Xperience box valued at $200)
      • $500 + GST (includes Xperience box) *note: delivered in Alberta-only


      Given the impact of COVID, EDA is trying to be as flexible as possible when it comes to our cancellation policy. The following scenarios are in place for 2020:

      For all full delegates who have registered and paid in advance of July 1, 2020, EDA has already moved your registration to November.

      OPTION A: EDA will issue a complementary $100 credit towards your #EDA2021 registration.

      OPTION B: You can donate your $100 credit to the EDA Scholarship Fund.  Please email admin@edaalberta.ca to arrange this.

      OPTION C: You can cancel your registration before November 1, 2020, and we will issue a full refund, less the standard $50 conference cancellation fee.

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