Nevada Economic Development Conference

Connecting Nevada for a Stronger Economy

Presented By:
Western Nevada Development District and the Nevada Economic Development Association


August 20, 21 and 22 – 2018

Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa, Reno, Nevada 

This event is recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as a professional development event that counts towards the recertification of Certified Economic Developers (CECDs).








An Event Not to be Missed!

Presented By: Western Nevada Development District and the Nevada Economic Development Association.

The 4th – Annual Nevada Economic Development Conference is “Connecting Nevada for a Stronger Economy” and providing opportunities to hear from a broad cross-section of business professionals, policy leaders and economic experts who will share what is happening in a dynamic, changing Nevada economy.


Early Registration - 3/2/2018 - 7/6/2018

Why you should attend:

The Nevada Economic Development Conference is the only business development and networking conference of its kind. Gathers experts from the State of Nevada as well as across the United States who will discuss Nevada’s new emerging economy,opportunities and trends to know about as Nevada expands its presence on the world stage. Multi-track format that has something for every aspect of business, industry and community leadership.

View Last Year's Amazing Programming

Meet Our Speakers

Raj Sosdia

Raj Sosdia

Conscious Capitalism

Michael Tchong

Michael Tchong

Ubertrends: How Trends and Innovation are Transforming Our Future

Peter Kageyama

Peter Kageyama

For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places

Our Wonderful Sponsors

Meet the conference partners. If you’d like to become one - please contact us, or Download Sponsor Packet.






Not To Be Missed!

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Awards and Accolades Program

Calling all entries!

The Awards and Accolades Program recognizes excellence in print, audio visual or electronic communications that communicate and demonstrate economic vitality and development promoting the retention and recruitment of business and industry to a city, county, or a region.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

Connecting Nevada to the Global Economy
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A separate registration fee is required. Available to registered conference delegates ONLY.

Delegate Welcome Reception
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
5:30 to 7 PM

Join us at the Delegate Welcome Reception located in the exhibit hall, immediately following the first conference day. Enjoy refreshments and drinks, network with other attendees, and visit the sponsors and exhibitors who are working to Connecting Nevada for a Stronger Economy This event is open to all attendees.

Register Now for the Nevada Economic Development Conference!

Online Registration will open March 3, 2018.

Contact Us

775.883.7333 x0 SGonzales@WNDD.Org