The National Economic Development Conference (NEDC23) kicks off in two months and we are thrilled to announce leading international economic development specialist, Juan Pablo Alcanter will be joining us in person from Mexico City!

Juan’s presentation: Economic Development and Talent Attraction: Actionable strategies for cities and rural communities will provide take home workforce development actions for Australian economic development professionals.

Juan Pablo Alcantar is a Certified Economic Development Professional (CEcD) with experience in both the public and private sectors and is a member of the Board of Directors at the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) in Washington D.C. He is an economic development consultant for International Development Organisations, working on projects across the globe including directly managing business and economic development projects in different countries; planning and managing economic diversification, innovation, catalysing job creation, investment & talent attraction, and increasing funding and revenues for both sectors.

This is a unique opportunity to connect with a global economic development expert in person to provide real advice and support to anyone seeking to attract and keep talent in your cities and regions!