EDF 2019

June 18th-20th | Memphis, TN


The Guest House at Graceland | 3600 Elvis Presley Blvd | Memphis, TN 38116

Guest House at Graceland & Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment Complex

The EDF is the Mid-South’s largest economic development conference that convenes major corporations, public sector agencies, scalable minority and women-owned business enterprises, community partners and a host of other stakeholders. The conference provides great exposure to national thought leaders, networking, and access to supplier diversity, procurement opportunities, and economic inclusion best practices.


Power Zone Exhibit Hall

Make the right connections at the 2019 Economic Development Forum, your one-stop for business connections, networking and valuable resources. Visit the Exhibit Hall to connect with some of the largest corporations in the Mid-South, minority and women-owned businesses and experience informative mini-seminar speakers. Visit the MBDA Business Center booth and get connected to local, regional and national opportunities.

Schedule of Events

From the Power Breakfast to the renowned CEO/Presidents Roundtable, you don’t want to miss any of this year’s events. There will be numerous events and seminars that you can attend from corporate leaders to M/WBEs to our youth. These inspirational events will not only change you as a business leader but also the outcome of our future.

Featured Speakers

This year we have inspirational and motivating business leaders ready to share their journey to success. Learn industry best practices, see successful models with proven business strategies. Hear from leading speakers during the opening Power Breakfast and Luncheons each day during The MMBC Continuum’s signature economic forum and networking event!