Keystone_torchesLAEDC works in collaboration with stakeholders in key industries and sectors in LA County to develop initiatives that foster economic growth and greater job opportunity.  

Here is a listing of some of LAEDC’s initiatives:

Advanced Transportation Center  Southern California Center for Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicle Technology

Blackstone Launchpad  Encouraging entrepreneurs through focused programs at USC, UCLA and UC-Irvine

E4 Mobility Alliance  Fostering innovation in our economy related to energy, environment, efficiency and related sustainability areas

inLA (InnovateLosAngeles and LA InnovationWeek)  Promoting LA County’s diverse innovation economy, from high-tech to low-tech

Strategic Plan for Economic Development for LA County  Garnering consensus for our shared regional priorities to promote economic development

Jobs Defense Council  Supporting and connecting diverse stakeholders in our aerospace and defense industries to maintain our regional advantage and create jobs