Connect With Your Industry and Raise Your Visibility

  • State Practitioner Networks (SPNs) are the engine rooms of EDA and the place to learn and connect. SPNs run dynamic events throughout the year including industry seminars, casual networking functions, master classes and thought leadership workshops. EDA members receive discount registration and exclusive invitations to a range of events in their own state and across Australia.


  • Through a range of platforms, EDA is the place where Australia’s leading economic development practitioners share ideas, discuss emerging trends and issues, and learn from each other.


  • EDA’s National Economic Development Conference (NEDC) is a must attend event featuring world-class speakers and best practice economic development case studies. NEDC is the leading economic development professional development opportunity in Australia. EDA members qualify for discount registration fees.



  • EDA members are invited to contribute articles to the highly popular EDA journal and promote their work to a national and global audience.