Events

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There is always something exciting going on at Golden Shovel Agency. Sign up for one of our free expert webinars to keep tabs on the latest trends in economic development or meet up with us in person at the next conference. We are always looking forward to staying in touch.

We have team members that attend state and national Economic Development conferences monthly to stay current on best practices and to network with site selectors. Some of the conferences we’ve recently attended include:

State

  • California (CALED)
  • Idaho (IEDA)
  • Illinois (IRAC)
  • Iowa (PDI)
  • Kansas (KEDA)
  • Minnesota (EDAM)
  • Montana (MEDA)
  • Nebraska (NEDA)
  • North Dakota (EDND)
  • Ohio (OEDA)
  • South Dakota (GOED)
  • Texas (TEDC)
  • Utah (UAED)
  • Wisconsin (WEDA)
  • Wyoming (WEDA)

National

  • APPA - American Public Power Association
  • IEDC - International Economic Development Council
  • IEDC - Leadership Summit
  • MAEDC - Mid America Economic Development Council
  • NADO - National Association of Development Organizations
  • NREDA - National Rural Economic Developers Association
  • SEDC - Southeast Economic Development Council
  • UEDA - Utility Economic Development Association

December

★ 2019 Mid-America Competitiveness Conference and Site Selector Forum

12/08/2019 - 12/10/2019Renaissance Chicago Downtown1 West Wacker DriveChicago, IL 60601

MidAmerica EDC members are dedicated economic development professionals who share best practices to make you more valuable to your organization. MidAmerica EDC is the best resource for making contact wit...

2019 Mid-America Competitiveness Conference and Site Selector Forum Photo
★ Expert Webinar - Looking at 2020

12/19/201911:00 AM - 12:00 PMOnline Session

2019 was a busy year in Economic Development, from Opportunity Zones, and Workforce Attraction we saw an abundance of activity. In this webinar Aaron Brossoit and John Marshall both o...

Expert Webinar - Looking at 2020 Photo

January

★ Expert Webinar - Outlook 2020: Retail Development Trends and Opportunity Zones

01/16/202011:00 AM - 12:00 PMOnline Session

As we begin the new year, what is the latest update on retail development and opportunity zones, and what does it mean for your community in 2020? Join Lacy Beasley, Presiden...

Expert Webinar - Outlook 2020: Retail Development Trends and Opportunity Zones Photo