Golden Shovel Agency keeps you in tune with the trending economic development events!

There is always something exciting going on with Golden Shovel Agency! Important economic development events like industry conferences or pertinent webinars are critical to continued professional development. Find your perfect opportunity by viewing the calendar below.

Golden Shovel Agency team members attend and speak at state and national economic development events conferences to stay current on best practices and to network with site selectors. These are also excellent economic development events to meet Golden Shovel personnel, as well as industry peers from communities with similar programs and issues as yours! Some of the conferences we’ve historically attended include:

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  • 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)
  • 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

June 2022

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Tourism and Economic Development Organizations

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Introducing IEDC's Pandemic Resilience and Recovery Resources

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How TIRZ (Tax Increment Reinvestment Zones) Can Benefit Communities in Texas

Groundbreaking Strategies to Solve the Housing Shortage in Your Community

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Business Retention and Expansion

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Business Retention and Expansion

American Public Power Association National Conference

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American Public Power Association National Conference

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American Public Power Association National Conference

Economic Future Forum

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American Public Power Association National Conference

Economic Future Forum

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American Public Power Association National Conference

Economic Future Forum

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American Public Power Association National Conference

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Economic Development Academy

Summer Basic Economic Development Course

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Economic Development Academy

Summer Basic Economic Development Course

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Economic Development Academy

Summer Basic Economic Development Course

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Economic Development Academy

Summer Basic Economic Development Course

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★ SelectUSA Investment Summit

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★ SelectUSA Investment Summit

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★ SelectUSA Investment Summit

★ Metaverse Global Congress

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★ SelectUSA Investment Summit

★ Metaverse Global Congress

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Catch Your Ride to Becoming an Innovative Transportation Community