Kentucky Institute for Economic Development

31st Annual Kentucky Institute for Economic Development Course

Dates: August 22-25, 2016
Location: Lexington Hilton Suites, 245 Lexington Green Circle,
Lexington, KY 40503; 859-271-4000
Course Cost: $645 (by July 22) | $695 (after July 22)

To register for the course, fill out the registration form in the brochure DOC and mail it with your payment to:

Kentucky Institute for Economic Developement
PO Box 23386
Lexington, KY 40523

Download the 2016 Preliminary Agenda Here: 2016 KIED Agenda in DOCX or PDF format.

The Kentucky Institute for Economic Development offers intensive training in the basic principals of economic development. The Institute's objective is to meet the needs of persons working in the development field as professionals or volunteers in both the public and private sectors.

This course is designed to equip participants with the tools necessary to compete aggressively and successfully for new development in their communities.

This course is ideal for:

  • Local development organizations
  • Chamber of Commerce directors
  • Industrial and commercial facility managers
  • Contractors
  • Realtors
  • Planners
  • Developers
  • Officers of financial institutions
  • Engineers
  • Public utility representatives
  • Government officials
  • Concerned citizens.

The faculty is composed of practitioners and academicians of recognized, long-standing experience in economic development. They focus heavily on practical economic development strategy - a shirt-sleeves, how-to approach.

Sponsored by:

Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
Kentucky Association for Economic Development
International Economic Development Council