Established in 1976, the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) is North America’s membership organization bringing together public and private higher education; private sector; public agencies; and community economic development stakeholders.
Each year UEDA welcomes innovative and vocal leaders from across the nation to share ideas and best practices in university economic development. 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. At a quick glance, Participants will:
- Examine the practices of colleagues as they compete for Awards of Excellence–you judge the best of the best.
- Build a learning network of colleagues to identify opportunities, develop partnerships, and ultimately tailor and apply best practices to their respective communities and organizations.
- Gain the latest strategic insights on the ever-changing and vital roles of colleges and universities in local, regional, national, and international economic development.
Since UEDA and Triple Helix share a similar vision and goals, the Annual Summit is a perfect place to interact with colleagues to share experiences, learn new perspectives, and explore best practices with a diverse group of attendees.
Therefore, UEDA is extending a special invitation to all Triple Helix Association members to attend the UEDA Annual Summit in Long Beach at the discounted UEDA member rate. Simply enter the code HELIX2017 during the registration process. Learn more here: http://uedaannualsummit.org/
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We look forward to meeting you in Long Beach!