2019 Conference

Join the Economic Developers Association of Canada for our 51st Annual Conference

‘Conference of Inspired Change’ on September 21-24, 2019 at the brand new J.W. Marriot in Edmonton, AB!

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Book Your Stay

2019 Host hotel: J.W. Marriott Edmonton

Rate $239 CAD/night
10360 – 102 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4Y8

Promising approachable luxury, the JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District, the only modern luxury hotel in Edmonton and one of only three JW Marriott branded hotels in Canada, will be centre ice in Edmonton’s hottest new neighborhood, ICE District.

Rates & Registration


Full registration includes 3 full days (Sunday-Tuesday) of speakers and presentations, breakfast and lunch are included each day. Other events included are: Saturday evening Opening Reception, Sunday evening Fun Night, Monday Study Tours (additional fees may apply), as well as Tuesday evening’s President’s Reception and Dinner.



  • Early Bird – Until July 16, 2019 = $731.05 + tax
  • Regular Rate – July 17-September 8, 2019 = $791.55 + tax

Future Members

  • Early Bird – Until July 16, 2019 = $855.86 + tax
  • Regular Rate – July 17-September 8, 2019 = $906.68 + tax


  • Partner/Spouse = $420.42 + tax
  • Per Diem/Daily Rate (up to 2 days) = $302.38 + tax (per day)
    • Additional $100 fee to attend President’s Dinner with Per Diem Rate for Tuesday

Working on your Ec.D.? Attend the EDAC Pre-Conference Seminar. More info TBA.


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