WEDA Best Practices Conference
Each Fall, WEDA holds a best practices conference at a new and exciting location. This year we will be in beautiful downtown Appleton so be sure to save these dates: September 29th – October 1st. Master current best practices in business expansion and retention, exporting, domestic and foreign direct investment attraction, downtown development, redevelopment and reuse, entrepreneurship, alternative financing including CRA project capital stacking, workforce attraction, training and retention and workforce housing. WEDA will also provide updates on our state budget, financial and technical assistance tools and federal stimulus programs. WEDA conferences give economic development professionals tremendous networking as well. The Best Practices Conference places attendees in front of dynamic speakers and industry thought leaders while also providing continuing education credits for EDFP, CEcD and AICP certifications.