Building Foundations for a
Strong Economic Future
2023 WEDA Spring Conference & Legislative Reception — Olympia, WA | March 29 -- 30, 2023
“Building Foundations for a Strong Economic Future” 2023 WEDA Spring Conference & Legislative Reception in Olympia March 29 – 30, 2023. Please join fellow economic development, government, port, business, tribal, workforce/education leaders from across WA.
IMPORTANT NOTE As of 3/14/23, we are nearing capacity limits for the WEDA Legislative Reception on March 29. Conference registrants will be placed on a waiting list for the Reception. We will notify you as spots open up for the Reception. For questions about status, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2023 WEDA Awards
During the conference, we will celebrate winners of the 2023 Washington Economic Development Association Economic Development Awards. Nominations accepted until 5:00 pm, March 3, 2023.
- Economic Development Project of the Year – Business Retention and/or Expansion
- Economic Development Project of the Year – Business Recruitment
- Economic Development Advocate of the Year
- Emerging Professional Award
- Innovation in Economic Development Award
- Economic Development Award for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
- Economic Development Award for Economic Response & Recovery