Chesapeake Basic Economic Development CourseJuly 25-28, 2016
Becoming a MEDA Member
MEDA Membership CommitteeMEDA members work throughout the state and share the common goal of improving Maryland's business climate.
Economic Development… Transforms Lives
May 1-3, 2016
MEDA Annual ConferenceThe Economic Dynamics of Live, Work & Play
September 19-24, 2016
Economic Development WeekShowcasing 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…
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…
Skilled workers are the backbone of a productive and efficient economy, and a critical decision point in today’s business location decisions. This versatile course explains the essential relationship between economic and workforce development through case studies, practical examples, and current research. Course participants will learn what programs currently leverage federal, state/provincial, and local financial resources…