2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course

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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.

The course will highlight the key aspects in an economic developer’s career:

  • Managing Economic Development Offices
  • Strategic Planning
  • Ethics
  • Business Retention & Expansion
  • Finance for Economic Development
  • Marketing & Business Attraction
  • Neighborhood Revitalization
  • Workforce Development
  • Small Business & Entrepreneurship (This section will be taught as part of the MEDA Summer Conference. Registration for the conference is included in your Course registration).

Click here to view the 2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course Agenda

Lofton Scholarships are available to MEDA members. Click here to learn how to apply for a Lofton Scholarship.

PARKING: Harbor Park Garage 55 Market Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202

CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: MEDA cannot refund payments after July 1, 2017.

 

When

July 24 - July 27

Where

Baltimore City Community College – Harbor Campus
710 E. Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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Book a Special Rate at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor

*139.00 USD per night

Conference Speakers

The 2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course Speakers

Conference Sponsors

The 2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course Sponsors

  

Registration

The 2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course Registration

This course is currently sold out. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please contact info@medamd.com or call 410-347-1246.