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

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.



July 24 - July 27


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

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The 2017 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course Registration