University Economic Development Association


2023 Summit

October 8 – 10, 2023



Theme: Innovating for a Sustainable Future


To register via invoice please use one of the following codes.

For an invoice at member pricing apply the discount code UEDAInvoice.

For an invoice at the non-member pricing apply the discount code Invoiceme.

Our Hotel

The City Creek Marriott in downtown Salt Lake City hotel is located near Temple Square, the Salt Palace Convention Center, and other popular attractions, making it easy explore all that the city has to offer.

Booking link coming soon…

Group Rates

We are happy you are considering attending the 2023 UEDA Summit! Please reach out to Spencer Abrams ( if you are interested in getting a group rate.


Examine the cutting-edge practices of colleagues as they compete for Awards of Excellence–you judge the best of the best.


Build a learning network of colleagues to identify opportunities, develop partnerships, and ultimately tailor and apply best practices to their respective communities and organizations.


Share success stories and lessons learned with economic development professionals from centers, organizations, colleges, and universities throughout North America.


Gain the latest strategic insights on the ever-changing and vital roles of colleges and universities in local, regional, national, and international economic development.

COVID-19 & the UEDA Summit

UEDA is monitoring the ongoing pandemic facts and are taking appropriate precautions for hosting a safe event, including added space and outdoor activities. Our COVID-19 Protocols will be published before the Summit to establish the guidelines that will be in place for the safety of all participants.