The Alberta Economic Development Leaders’ Summit & Conference

This year’s EDA conference is happening and it’s like nothing you’ve ever seen before! Alberta’s most exclusive keynote speakers, interactive virtual networking opportunities, and breakout sessions, all streamed live to your screen in HD quality.

Mark your Calendar May 19 -20


Presented by

  • 90+
  • 15+
    Live Interactive Sessions
  • 10+
    On Demand Sessions

Economic Development Leaders’ Summit AND Conference: a two in one event!

Here are some of the exciting events you’ll Xperience through EDA’s dedicated conference platform:

Day 1

May 19 Summit

  • Opening ceremony with Alberta’s political and economic leaders
  • Presentations from top industry speakers
  • 2021-2022 economic forecast
  • Interactive Q&A sessions
  • President’s Mixer

Day 2

May 20 Conference

  • Insightful panels & live sessions
  • Interactive workshops
  • One-on-one networking
  • Annual Awards ceremony


EDA isn’t your average conference - especially this year with a professionally produced broadcast Xperience!

Our event is built to bring together Alberta’s most innovative economic development leaders so you can gain insights on what’s happening in our province. EDA’s keynote speakers will inspire you to support one another in moving Alberta’s ambitious economic development agenda forward.

All speakers

Why Attend?


Connect with the imaginations and insights of Alberta’s most innovative economic development leaders.


Understand what a new reality means for Alberta, current and emerging sector opportunities, updates on economic development issues and trends, and best practices for reinvention.


Open your mind to a better future for Alberta and learn how we can support one another in our province’s journey forward.

Alberta in a Box

The much coveted Xperience boxes are back!
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