2023 Fall Basic Economic Development Course

210 E Stacy Rd, Allen, TX
Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Allen
Registration Fee
2023 Fall BEDC Registration: $800.00
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Registration Opens:Thursday, April 27th, 2023

Registration Close: Thursday, May 11th, 2023

Course Dates: Oct 17th, 2023 - Oct 20th, 2023

Venue: Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Allen

Location: 210 E Stacy Rd, Allen, TX

Hotel: Courtyard Dallas Allen at the Event Center

Registration Fees:

2023 Fall BEDC Registration: $800.00

This course has reached capacity. To be added to the waitlist, please send an EMAIL to

The Basic Economic Development Course focuses on the fundamental concepts, tools and skills needed to be successful in today's political, economic and business environment.  The BEDC will provide the participant with a comprehensive understanding of the keys of successful economic development.  For those new to the profession, the BEDC is the first step toward professional certification.

This course is conducted through a partnership with the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX).

For assistance registering, please email

This course will close as soon as it reaches capacity.

Courtyard Dallas Allen at the Event Center
Hotel Rate:

The TEDC's discounted room block rate at the Courtyard Marriott is currently $134.00/night+tax. There are limited number of rooms available in the TEDC's room block. The room block rate will expire on September 25, 2023. Please book early!

Registration & Payment Policy

All registrations are to be made online. Registrations will not be accepted by mail, email, telephone or fax. Payments in advance are encouraged, unless specified to be paid prior to the event. Invoices are required to be paid within 30 days following the event. Payments may be made in the form of check or online via credit card. Purchase orders will not be accepted as a form of payment.

Cancellation, Refund and No-Show Policy

All cancellations must be received in writing via email to TEDC staff. Cancellations received in writing on or before (10 business days), and which payment has been received, will be refunded via check following the event. All refunds will be charged a $35.00 administration cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after (10 business days). A registrant who does not submit a written cancellation or attend the event, is considered a No-Show and is not eligible for a refund. A registrant who does not submit a written notice of cancellation or attend the event is still responsible for the registration fee.

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