Each year the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) welcomes innovative and vocal leaders from across the nation to share ideas and best practices in higher education economic development. It is a great opportunity for businesses, communities, and EDCs to learn how to partner with two- and four-year universities while also networking with thought leaders from across the country. UEDA is North America’s cornerstone membership organization bringing together public and private higher education; private sector; public agencies; and community economic development stakeholders. Its goal mission to serve its members by advancing knowledge and practice in economic engagement by institutions of higher education.
“In an ever-changing world, our focus for the Annual Summit shifts to Higher Education’s sustained role in Delivering the Future. This year, the Summit will be held in Long Beach, California, a national hub of global commerce and recognized as one of the leading municipalities in governing a diversity of communities that harmoniously inspire innovation.” – Julia Potter, CSUN
The Annual Summit is a perfect place to learn new perspectives and explore best practices with a diverse group of attendees. Register or learn more about the Summit here: http://uedaannualsummit.org/