Retaining, Expanding and Recruiting Jobs and Investment Across Washington State

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Reconnecting on the Road to Recovery

Historic Davenport Hotel, Spokane, WA | August 3-5, 2021

You are invited to join (in person!) fellow economic development, local government, port, business, tribal, education and community leaders from throughout Washington August 3-5, 2021 to learn and engage with expert speakers and professionals on the current state of Washington’s economic recovery and gain new tools and insights for economic development in your community. 

The conference will also feature limited virtual programming for those who are not able to attend in person. We encourage everyone to get their COVID-19 vaccine.

Why Choose Washington?

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WEDA Membership Has Its Benefits

WEDA is Washington State’s voice for job recovery, retention and expansion. Together with our diverse and talented membership, we advocate for a business climate that fosters job growth in our local communities and throughout Washington.

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What Being A WEDA Member Means For You

We’re stronger together. When you partner with WEDA, you’re joining a dynamic group of economic development professionals centered around improving local economies. Our community of collaboration works to improve the outlook for all of Washington State.


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