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Bring an IEDC Conference to Your City!

The International Economic Development Council is looking for new and exciting cities to host future conferences. Are you are a globally competitive city that exemplifies cutting-edge economic development trends? Is it a place people want to visit, or a place that’s ready to be seen in a new light? Then you may want to consider hosting an IEDC more»

Request for Press Coverage for 2018 IEDC FED Forum

Event dates: March 25-27 at the Washington Court Hotel, Capitol Hill Washington, DC – March 12, 2018 - Press passes are being made available for the 2018 IEDC FED Forum. The event is from March 25-27 at the Washington Court Hotel. The event’s website is www.iedconline.org/fedforum . Press attend at no cost. Discussions will revolve around more»

IEDCís Jeff Finkle Talks Economic Recovery Post-Hurricanes in Puerto Rico

Event Description in Spanish: Continuamos en la Conferencia sobre el Proceso de Recuperación Económica de la Región Centro Oriental en Gurabo, #PuertoRico. Presentada por la Iniciativa Tecnológica Centro Oriental (Inteco) y el Concilio Internacional de Desarrollo Económico (International Economic Development Council) more»

Greetings from IEDC's 2018 Board Chair

Dear Fellow Leaders in Economic Development: It is my pleasure to greet you as the 2018 chairman of IEDC’s board of directors. It is truly an honor to serve in this capacity, and I look forward to contributing even more to the profession as we go forward into 2018. I offer my immediate predecessor, GREATER MSP CEO Michael Langley, FM, HLM a huge more»

ED Talks Applications Now Being Accepted

Speak at the 2018 IEDC Annual Conference IEDC is seeking compelling speakers to present in a TED-style format during 2018 IEDC Annual Conference and on a topic of your choice! This is a great opportunity to increase visibility for your ideas, community and yourself and you get to do it in Atlanta, Georgia. Over 1,300 of your peers are sure to be there. more»

New Career Opportunity - Economic Development Associate - Conference Content Manager

Make a difference; work for the International Economic Development Council and help shape content for IEDC conferences. If you find content mapping and programming exciting, enjoy molding event sessions and like working with speakers, then this is a rewarding opportunity for you! Apply and become IEDC's Economic Development Associate, Conference Content more»

IEDC Announces 2018 National #EconDevWeek Official Celebration Dates: May 7Ė12, 2018

The International Economic Development Council has announced official celebration dates for its third National Economic Development Week campaign. 2018 campaigns will occur from May 7–12. The official campaign Hashtags are #EconDevWeek #EDW2018 and #QualityofLife. More than 170 communities and 188 organizations across North America celebrated more»

Three important roles that community colleges play in economic diversification

Three new papers were developed to explore the various ways that community colleges aid the economic diversification of their service areas. The papers were developed in partnership with the American Association of Community Colleges, with funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration, to support economic diversification efforts in communities more»

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