2016 Mid-Year Conference




Dates of Event: June 8-10, 2016

Registration Rate TEDC Member :  $300
Registration Rate Non-Member:  $350
Registration Rate Golf Tournament:  $95

The TEDC's 2016 Mid-Year Conference will be held at the beautiful Omni Mandalay in Irving, Texas. The two and one-half day event will feature numerous general and breakout sessions on economic development topics and trends, three Peer Group Roundtables, an award breakfast and networking reception. The conference will kick-off Wednesday morning with a golf tournament and will conclude on Friday with the TEDC's board of director's meeting. 

The TEDC's 2016 Mid-Year Conference is recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as a professional development training that counts toward the recertification for Certified Economic Developers (CEcD).

Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas

221 E Las Colinas Blvd
Irving, TX 75039
(972) 556-0800

Overnight Accommodations:

The TEDC's discounted room block rate at the Omni is currently $175.00/night+tax. There are limited number of rooms available in the TEDC's room block. The room block rate will expire on May 23rd, 2016.

To book your reservation by phone: (800) 843-6664
To book your reservation online: Room Reservation Link    

Award Breakfast:

The 2016 Workforce Excellence nominees and recipients will be honored at the TEDC Award Breakfast on Thursday, June 9th, along with the 2015 Economic Excellence Recognition recipients.

Golf Tournament:

Hackberry Creek Country Club
1901 West Royal Lane
Irving, TX 75063

Date: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
Time: Breakfast available at 6:45 AM, Team Scramble starts 7:45 AM
Registration Fee: $95/player (includes green fees and breakfast)

Golf Tournament Sponsor                                     


Things to Do in Irving:

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Luncheon Sponsor:  $5,000
  • Five (5) complimentary registrations to the event, Recognition as Award Breakfast sponsor, Logo recognition on conference agenda, event signage and event registration page, Podium recognition
Event Sponsor:  $2,500
  • Two (2) complimentary registrations to the event, Logo recognition on conference agenda, event signage and event registration page, Podium recognition
Community Sponsor:  $1,500
  • One (1) complimentary registration to the event, Sponsor recognition on conference agenda, event signage and event registration page, Podium recognition

»Link to Sponsorship Menu

Title Sponsor:

Event Sponsors:


Community Sponsors:

Cedar Hill Economic Development Corporation
City of Southlake
City of Weatherford Economic Development
Denison Development Alliance
Development Corporation of Abilene
Little Elm Economic Development Corporation
McKinney Economic Development Corporation
Mike Barnes Group
Rockwall Economic Development Corporation
Sherman Economic Development Corporation
Terrell Economic Development Corporation
The Colony Economic Development Corporation
Town of Addison

Registration and 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 at tedcinfo@texasedc.org. Cancellations received in writing on or before May 31, 2016, and which payment has been received, will be refunded via check following the event.  There will be no refunds for cancellations received after May 31, 2016. A registered attendee who does not submit a written cancellation or attend the event, is considered a No-Show and is not eligible for a refund.  A registered attendee who does not submit a written notice of cancellation or attend the event is still responsible for the registration fee.