Attending the EDCO Conference and Showcase will be the most cost‐effective professional and organizational development choice you make all year. It is the most relevant and densely‐ packed educational and networking opportunity available to economic development practitioners like you. The informative keynote addresses, breakout sessions, and other learning opportunities will enable you to expand your industry knowledge, learn about game‐changing trends, share new ways to improve productivity and competitiveness, and enhance the practice of economic development to build your community of tomorrow.
However, we understand that the economy is impacting many travel and training budgets, leading to many budgets being reduced or eliminated. Here are tips to support your case to attend EDCO’s 62nd Annual Conference and Showcase: