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Register for IEDC's training courses in Canada this fall

Take advantage of IEDC's industry-leading professional development opportunities in Canada this fall! Whether you're looking to boost your #EconDev knowledge or on the path towards earning your CEcD designation, IEDC's training courses offer insight into the industry's latest trends taught by the profession's most-respected leaders. This October and more»

Join #EconDev’s largest annual gathering

Each year, the IEDC Annual Conference hosts the largest gathering of economic development professionals, partners and stakeholders in the world. Our 2019 conference theme, Driving Growth: The Race for Talent, Innovation, and Place will explore the intersections between workforce development, economic clusters, and opportunity zones as key economic more»

Inclusive workforce strategy development webinar this September

Are we being inclusive enough in our workforce development? In order to be truly inclusive and serve the needs of broad demographics within our communities, investments in education, support services, and training for underrepresented workers are needed to improve the quality of living for all. Join IEDC on Thursday, September 19 for a deep dive into more»

IEDC's Fall Digital Marketing Webinar Series returns

Join us for IEDC's popular digital marketing webinar series this! The 2019 IEDC Fall Webinar Series on the latest in digital marketing takes a fundamental look at the emerging technologies and new standards that will shape the future of how we communicate to our audiences. Including six webinars ranging from cutting-edge topics ranging from artificial more»

Energy in America, its Economic Impacts on Communities Throughout America

The Economic Development Research Partners, EDRP, which is the think tank for the International Economic Development Council, has published a new report: “The Changing Energy Landscape and its impact on economic development in America”. It is an in-depth insight on how energy is affecting communities and jobs throughout the U.S. From the decline more»

Inclusive and Diverse Economic Development, a New Era

Inclusive economic development, which is made up of community-based strategies, aims to improve economic opportunity for all, with a specific focus on: disadvantaged populations. IEDC has conducted research and produced two papers on the topic: “Revitalizing Neighborhoods, Empowering Residents” and “Opportunities for All: Strategies for more»

Happy Economic Development Week!

It’s the second week of May, and that means it’s time to celebrate! May 7 is the first day of Economic Development Week, the global celebration of the economic development profession and professional. Economic Development Week is just two years old, but its influence is growing. Since 2016, there have been more than 500 individual Economic more»

Bring an IEDC Conference to Your City!

IEDC is looking for new and exciting future conference sites. Is yours a globally competitive city where important economic development topics can easily be highlighted? Is it a place people want to visit, or a place that’s ready to be seen in a new light? Then consider hosting an IEDC conference. IEDC events are an amazing opportunity to spotlight more»

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