Virginia Industrial Development Authorities Institute (VIDA)
May 22-23, 2019 * Richmond, Virginia
General Information

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Course Overview

This two-day seminar will focus on the foundations of IDAs/EDAs and the important role they play in economic and community development. It is designed for directors and members from IDAs/EDAs, government administrators, and economic and community development professionals.

Benefits of Attending

  • Learn from leading industry professionals
  • Update your knowledge of the latest financing programs/techniques
  • Understand the legal considerations
  • Learn new ways to package and market your community’s assets
  • Network with economic development leaders from across the Commonwealth

For More Information
For further information about the Institute, please contact Connie Long at e-mail For more information regarding registration procedures, contact the conference registrar at (540) 231-5182.

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Important Notice on Group Registration
If you would like to register two (2) or more people from the same organization, please contact the conference registrar, Nancy Rakes, at for special group rates.

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