Welcome to the official publication of Economic Developers Alberta (EDA). We invite you to explore the 2019 edition of Invest in Alberta to read about a province that is vibrant, innovative, inclusive, and diverse.
You will read a sampling of the exceptional opportunities this province has to offer: learn about the multi-billion dollar petrochemical plants in our industrial heartland; the innovative way two Alberta First Nations purchased an equity stake in a major Canadian integrated energy company; and the millions of square feet of laboratories and production facilities of the budding cannabis industry.
This publication also gives you valuable information on the economic regions of Alberta as well as timely statistics about our diverse economy. We hope you find this information valuable and consider the benefits
to you and your business as of we offer some of the best investment opportunities in the world today.
In 2019, EDA celebrates its 45th anniversary. For nearly half a century, our organization has been providing its members with resources, professional development and networking opportunities. EDA serves a varied membership of economic development professionals from across the province. By equipping these experts with the latest economic development resources, they in turn create thriving communities.
Our 45th anniversary theme of “Celebrate the Past. Thrive in the Present. Excel in the Future” highlights our ongoing commitment to serve our members, to advance economic development as a profession, and to support Alberta communities in fostering sustainable economic prosperity.
Come to Alberta to discover this thriving province and meet our entrepreneurial people. Albertans are creating conditions to continue to excel in the future and we invite you to be a part of it.