(PHOENIX – March 25, 2019) The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) will host its annual Spring Conference, May 1-3 at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson. The conference focus will be: “Cool Tools and Hot Topics.”
Arizona’s former attorney general, Grant Woods, will provide opening remarks, “Assessing Arizona – A to Z,” and David Fitzsimmons, political cartoonist for the Arizona Daily Star, will be the luncheon speaker.
The conference will also include sessions related to: top economic development efforts, unmanned vehicle systems, communicating with policymakers, water issues and team building.
There will also be legislative and education updates.
In addition to educational programming, the conference will feature AAED’s annual EDDE Awards banquet recognizing Arizona’s top economic developers and Economic Development Academy of Arizona’s graduation ceremonies.
Early registration cost for the conference for members is $445. The registration fee does not include accommodations.
Additional details hotel arrangements and registration are available at www.aaed.com/event/spring2019 or by calling (602) 240-2233.
AAED, founded in 1974, has a mission to serve as Arizona’s unified voice advocating for responsible economic development through an effective program of professional education, public policy, and collaboration.
For more information on AAED, visit www.aaed.com or call (602) 240-2233.
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