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54th Annual Basic Economic Development Course
August 31 - September 3
In 1967, Georgia Tech offered the first Basic Economic Development Course in the country and continues today to provide innovative education in both fundamentals and new concepts in economic development. Our course will expose you to cutting-edge economic development trends that will help your community build for the future. Learn from some of the nation’s most dynamic economic development leaders as you satisfy the IEDC course requirements for Introduction to Economic Development.
The 54th annual Georgia Tech Basic Economic Development Course, in conjunction with IEDC, will be held at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center in Atlanta from August 31 – September 3, 2021. The 2021 course theme: “Place-Based Economic Development: Creating communities where people want to live and businesses want to be.”