The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) is partnering with Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI) on a one-day event for statewide economic development partners on Tuesday, March 26.
PDI is hosting the PPP Course—The Partners, the Profession and the Process during the morning session at the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, 5400 University Avenue, West Des Moines, Iowa from 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 noon, and will include lunch.
Anyone new to economic development in Iowa or those new to the profession of economic development are encouraged to register. The half day will provide insight about the professional education, partnerships and resources available to help you succeed.
IEDA is hosting the afternoon session, Getting to Know IEDA, at 200 E. Grand Avenue from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
IEDA’s afternoon session will provide an overview and/or update on many of the IEDA programs that local economic developers work with on a regular basis.
The agenda for the Getting to Know IEDA session includes all of the following program and updates: opening presentation by Debi Durham, legislative updates, business development program updates including International Trade and Exports, High Quality Jobs and other incentives, EB-5 program, Demonstration Fund, Community Development programs, Downtown Resource and Main Street program, Marketing and Tourism and more.
To register, visit www.pdiowa.com .
For questions, contact Kathy Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515.725.3149.