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Upcoming Events and Webinars

Upcoming Events SmallBelow is a list of events and webinars that MEDA currently has planned. Please click on the "Details" button for an agenda and more information.

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MEDA Members

Discounted registration prices for members are listed on the "Details" pages of each event. You must be logged in to receive the member discount. If you do not know your user ID and password, contact us at 517-241-0011 or

Webinar Subscribers

Staff of organizations that are webinar subscribers can access upcoming webinars for free using the subscriber discount code provided for their organization. To become a webinar subscriber or to view a current list of subscribing organizations, click here. If you do not know your organization's subscriber discount code, contact us at 517-241-0011 or


All MEDA events, activities, and webinars have a non-member rate as we encourage participation from the entire economic development community. You simply register without logging in or applying a subscriber discount code. If you are interested in the discounts mentioned above, see Join MEDA or contact us at 517-241-0011 or

Event Date
Creative Ways to Support Local Businesses - MEDA Networking and Knowledge Exchange
 Location: Online
Jan 15, 2021

From e-commerce to passports to interactive maps, leaders are ramping up the creativity to help businesses and communities get through today’s challenges. Presenters will share creative strategies for encouraging community support for local businesses during the pandemic. An interactive, idea-generating discussion will follow.

Webinar: Site Selection Best Practices for a Post-COVID World
 Location: Online
Feb 4, 2021

This session will explore how “best in class” economic development organizations are responding to the pandemic, but more importantly, how they can position themselves for the economic recovery now well underway.

Webinar: Repositioning Downtown Office Space
 Location: Online
Feb 24, 2021

This session will look at how office space in downtown areas is being repositioned due to the pandemic. 

Capitol Day
 Location: Online
Mar 9, 2021

Capitol Day is MEDA's annual legislative conference, which includes sessions on the latest legislative issues related to economic development at the local, state, and federal levels.

Webinar: Strengthening Your Impact through Data
 Location: Online
Apr 1, 2021

Learn how to turn data that you collect to understand your community into effective programs that make a larger impact.

MEDA Emerging Leaders Spring Training
 Location: Michigan Municipal League Offices
Apr 22, 2021

This special half-day is created by emerging leaders in economic development for their peers. Sessions will let you to better understand core areas of economic development down to the terminology used by the well-versed.

Annual Meeting
 Location: JW Marriott
Aug 22, 2021 - Aug 25, 2021

MEDA's biggest education and networking event of the year is its Annual Meeting. This conference includes educational sessions covering the most important economic development topics and issues of the time as well as several networking opportunities.

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Dec 31, 2021

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Webinar Subscription Form
 Location: TBD
Dec 31, 2021

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Developers Association
P.O. Box 15096
Lansing, MI 48901-5096
PH: 517-241-0011

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