(FLASTAFF, Ariz. – Sept. 10, 2018) - The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) will hold a Fall Forum to discuss “Strengthening Your Economic Development Toolbox.” The conference will be held Oct. 17-19 at Little America Hotel in Flagstaff.
The conference is recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as a professional development event that counts toward the recertification of Certified Economic Developers (CEcD).
On Thursday, Oct. 18, Dr. Rita Cheng, president of Northern Arizona University, will present a luncheon program on “What NAU Can Put in Your Toolkit.”
Among the other educational sessions at the conference will be:
Additionally, AAED will present its Golden Prospector Awards honoring successful economic development programs from around the state.
To see the various costs of the conference and to register, visit www.aaed.com/event/ff18.
For more information, call AAED at (602) 240-AAED (2233), or visit www.aaed.com. Vegetarian meals must be requested in advance.
AAED, founded in 1974, has a mission to serve as Arizona’s unified voice advocating for responsible economic development through an effective program of professional education, public policy, and collaboration.