University Economic Development Association (UEDA) adjourns 2015 Annual Summit with diverse program and election of new board members

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – October 26, 2015 – More than 200 delegates convened in Anchorage, Alaska for the University Economic Development Association’s (UEDA) 2015 Annual Summit in September. The three-day Summit, under the theme “Unlocking Diversity: Innovation + Talent + Capital,” featured top speakers from across North America. […]

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Top Economic Development Initiatives in Higher Education Recognized by UEDA

Finalists in Awards of Excellence Program Represent Exemplary Higher Education-Led Initiatives in Regional Transformation and will Compete at Annual Summit ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – August 3, 2015 – After several months of competition, finalists representing the top economic development initiatives in higher education have been selected as part […]

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IEDC and UEDA Announce Workshop on Collaboration with Higher Education Institutions

Washington, DC (June 18, 2015) – The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) have announced a new workshop on effective collaboration between economic development and higher education institutions. The workshop, called ED+Ed: Partnering to Bridge the Gap, will be in Anchorage, Alaska, on Thursday, October 1, 2015, and […]

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June 30 Deadline for 2015 UEDA Awards of Excellence Fast Approaching

Awards recognize best practices in university-based economic development The University Economic Development Association (UEDA) is currently seeking applications for its annual Awards of Excellence program, which recognizes cutting edge university-based economic development initiatives from across the country. The Awards of Excellence Program spotlights higher education institutions and […]

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Annual Summit Call for Presentations Extended

UPDATE: The Call for Presentations Submission Period Is Now Closed Because Spring is such a busy time in university circles, we’re extending the 2015 Annual Summit Call for Presentations deadline. UEDA will now be accepting submissions until the Annual Summit agenda has been filled, so you’ll have a […]

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Call for Submissions

UPDATE The deadline for submissions for the inaugural issue of the Journal of Economic Development in Higher Education has been extended to August 15. We would appreciate your help in getting the word out to help encourage submissions.   Initial Issue of the Journal of Economic Development […]

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Trends in Town-Gown Collaboration

By Tim Hindes, Fourth Economy Consulting Today’s economy elevates the value of higher education institutions to the highest degree of public awareness ever demonstrated. Higher education institutions impact their community in a host of very obvious ways, such as: Supporting the development of 21st century talent armed with […]

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Awards of Excellence LIVE Webinar – April 28 at 2:00 p.m. EST

2015 Awards of Excellence Webinar will be Broadcast Live Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT Now that the 2015 Awards of Excellence nomination period is open, there’s no better way to prepare your nominations or just get answers to your questions than registering for the LIVE Awards of […]

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GreenTown at Kent – April 13 – 14

GreenTown at Kent brings together the public and private sectors from around Ohio to connect the dots and work toward creating healthy, sustainable communities. Experience the reborn downtown Kent, learn how to create walkable, bikeable communities, and delve into topics including clean water, local food, outdoor space, […]

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UEDA Releases 2014 Annual Report

UEDA has released its 2014 Annual Report which is available for download here. The past twelve months were very eventful for the organization, which included many highlights and achievements, culminating in a very successful 2014 Annual Summit and Awards of Excellence program. You can read much more […]

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