• May 1-3, 2016

    MEDA Annual Conference

    The Economic Dynamics of Live, Work & Play
  • Becoming a MEDA Member

    MEDA Membership Committee

    MEDA members work throughout the state and share the common goal of improving Maryland's business climate.
  • Legislative Outlook

    MEDA Winter Conference

    January 14, 2016
  • Economic Development… Transforms Lives

  • MEDA Fall Conference

    Emerging Innovative Technologies in Maryland

    October 1, 2015 in Silver Spring
  • September 28-October 2, 2015

    Economic Development Week

    Showcasing the investment in partnerships that strengthen our competitiveness.

The Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of economic development. The course is designed to prepare participants for the challenges they face in the practice of developing communities. Lofton Scholarships are available to MEDA members. Click here to learn how to apply for a Lofton Scholarship. *HOTEL: Special room rate…

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The Economic Dynamics of Live, Work & Play Business attraction and retention are top priorities for states, cities and community developers. This conference will highlight planning and executing the right mixture of quality-of-life amenities that attract businesses, employees, residents and visitors. While not all communities have world-class stadiums or major entertainment venues, they still possess…

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This multi-faceted course explores the core aspects of entrepreneurial and small business development including value-add partnerships, technical assistance programs, financing, business incubation and more. Entrepreneurs and small businesses stimulate job creation, develop crucial innovations in both products and services and promote the diversification of the economic base. In this course, you will learn the financial…

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