Attention All EDCO Members: Privacy Update
EDCO has recently updated our privacy settings so phone numbers and emails are not automatically public for member profiles. If you would like to switch this back, please log-in to your account to change your individual privacy settings. Questions? Please contact Taylor Chamberlain at: grow@ edco
#EDCO2020 Presentations Available Online
Check out all of the excellent presentations from this year's event online now !
Only 3 Weeks Left to Register for EDCO's 2020 Bright Ideas Competition!
Are you interested in building your confidence, expanding your network, gaining exposure, and refining your ideas as a professional?

Then consider becoming a participant in this year’s Bright Ideas Competition. The Bright Ideas Competition is an annual idea competition for economic development practitioners of all experience levels. It is designed to give economic developers from across Ontario the opportunity to develop a modern response to proposed topics, have the work evaluated and receive 5 professional certification points towards your designation.

Join your fellow colleagues and team up to take on one of today’s prominent economic development challenges. Propose a modern solution in a risk-free working environment and help create a resource that will better improve our economic development community.

Read the competition handbook and learn about the 2020 challenges at:
Reminder: EDCO Membership Renewal Fees Due for 2020
Attention all EDCO Members: To remain a member in good standing, please ensure your membership renewal payment is made by April 30, 2020 . See this year's updated annual membership fees at:

If you have any questions or concerns about your membership, please contact Taylor Chamberlain at:
Government News & Releases
Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture

Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, and Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, issued the following statement in response to the impact of COVID-19 on the tourism industry.

Upcoming EDCO Events & Deadlines

March 19, 2020

March 24, 2020

March 31, 2020

October 3-6, 2020