A city on the
brink of reinvention.

Edmonton is in the midst of a $5 billion transformation of active development and investment in downtown.

Give the world
more Edmonton.

Edmonton is perfectly situated for success. We’re open for business, and we firmly believe the world wants what we're making.

Events that host
the historic.

Edmonton loves sports and culture. Not only do Edmontonians come out by the thousands as spectators, they are passionate and experienced volunteers who will help deliver something unforgettable. We know what it takes to deliver the extraordinary.

Canada’s youngest
fastest growing city.

Edmonton is growing at a rate that’s twice as fast as the national average. Between now and 2020, the city will see $5.5 billion invested in development of residential towers and retail spaces, office towers, new hotels, educational institutions, arts and culture facilities and light rail transit. 

52 weeks of things to do.
We're not all business.

Ask any of our 1 million plus residents and we are confident they will agree.

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88 km of River Valley Park.

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The largest urban park in North America. 22x larger than Central Park.

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9 of Canada’s Top 100 restaurants.

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Top 10 travel destination according to National Geographic.

Edmonton is the launchpad for your monumental idea.

It takes an entrepreneurial city to know an entrepreneur’s needs.

Find Out How

Careers

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Edmonton Economic Development Kicks Off Economic Growth Strategy Campaign

June 11, 2019 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada – Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) has launched a city-wide campaign asking Edmontonians to add their voice to what Edmonton’s economy needs in order to grow and thrive for future generations. The input received will directly inform the City of Edmonton’s next long-term Economic Growth and Resiliency Strategy. Starting […]

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Careers

Executive Assistant, Innovate Edmonton

We have a rare opportunity for an Executive Assistant in Innovate Edmonton with a “make it happen” ability. As a strategic partner to the Vice President of Innovate, this role is focused on maximizing the impact and effectiveness of the VP.  The EA’s in-depth knowledge and awareness of strategic priorities and external environment makes them uniquely suited to anticipate needs and reactions of the team and business.

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2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report positions Edmonton as a leader in Canadian entrepreneurship

Edmonton’s startup ecosystem reputation continues to rise through global rankings, reports, and conference opportunities The 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER), launched today at The Next Web Conference, is the world’s most comprehensive and widely-read research on startups and is based on data from thousands of startup founders and research on millions of companies. Edmonton’s participation, led […]

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Shaw Conference Centre to become Edmonton Convention Centre on January 1

December 17, 2018 Edmonton, AB – Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) is pleased to announce that after 21 years as the Shaw Conference Centre, the venue will be renamed the Edmonton Convention Centre as of January 1, 2019. Shaw Communications’ naming rights agreement will expire on December 31, 2018. “The Edmonton brand deserves to be […]

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