Upcoming Events

LAEDC hosts multiple of events throughout the year. Check out our upcoming events! 

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The Eddy Awards

The Eddy Awards is the most prestigious awards program to recognize leadership in economic development in business, education, and government throughout Los Angeles County. The Most Business-Friendly City award is also presented live to recognize the importance of prioritizing job creation. This cocktail reception, dinner, and awards gala also supports the LAEDC’s mission to advance opportunity and prosperity for all.

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Future Forum

As technological innovation and globalization take the economy in new directions, the L.A. County region is destined to be an incubator for business development. Each Future Forum offers an opportunity to learn about trends, workforce demands, and most importantly, what the future holds for key industries. Past themes have covered the future of eSports, healthcare personalization, space commercialization, fintech, cybersecurity, and more, while featuring industry thought leaders.

December 9, 2021- The Future of Esports

September 29, 2021 – The Future of Transportation View Recap

October 15, 2020 – The Future of Entertainment  View Recap

June 16, 2020 – Professional Sports  View Recap

May 6, 2020 – Electric Transportation View Recap

Oct 22, 2019 – Healthcare Personalization View Recap

Economic Forecast

The LAEDC Annual Economic Forecast has been a lightning rod for progress for the past decade. It’s L.A.’s most iconic forecast event. It’s a highly anticipated and publicly visible event, which offers attendees valuable insights on the economic projections for the regional economy.

Feb 16, 2022. Stay tuned for details

Prior years:
View 2020 Recap