EDCO Regional Economic Development Professional Development Event

Earn 3 Economic Development Certification Points for Attending!

Southwestern Region

Windsor-Essex, Ontario

November 14, 2023 

Automobility and Innovation Centre

3475 Wheelton Drive, Windsor, On.


**Draft Agenda**

9:00 AM Welcome

9:15 AM        Supporting the Agri-business Value Chain 

10:30 AM      Break

10:45 AM Creating a Cluster & Tour

12:00 PM Tour & Lunch Break & Networking

1:00 PM  Workforce Development: Attracting in-demand skilled workers and creating inclusive workplace culture for newcomers and diverse workforce

2:15 PM Break

2:30 PM Tourism Panel 

3:45 PM Question & Answer Period from the day

*Registration Cancellation will receive a full refund less a $50.00 administration fee*


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Windsor East - Lakeshore

14 Amy Croft Drive, Lakeshore, Ontario, N9K 0A1

T: 519-739-6930

Online booking link: HIExpressGroupRate  (please input your stay dates then click search)

All reservations must be booked with a valid credit card and please note that a pre-authorization will take place the day before arrival and a charge will be placed upon checkout.

Reservations can also be booked at the hotel front desk at 519-739-6930 or email for any reservations or special requests.

Group ID is EDC

Room type choices at the hotel (based on availability): Beautiful king rooms (accessible options), two queen bedded room (accessible options) and Family Suites – larger room that is open concept with two queen beds and sofa sleeper.

This is a smaller hotel and very busy.  We recommend booking in advance to ensure your room availability and any changes to your reservation can be made 48 hours prior to your arrival with no penalties.

*Registration Cancellation will receive a full refund less a $50.00 administration fee*

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