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2023 WDCEP Annual Meeting

April 13, 2023 Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001 The Washington DC Economic Partnership’s Annual Meeting is the epicenter of economic development in the District, attracting over 700 attendees. Each year, we bring together leaders, visionaries, and stakeholders to celebrate economic development, recognize achievement, and highlight the impacts and […]

Written by on January 18, 2023

Talent, venture capital, and incentives continue to strengthen Washington, DC’s tech ecosystem

Washington, DC is the heart of a booming regional tech hub, home to leading companies, growing brands, and innovative startups. The metro area’s robust talent pool, funding environment, and public support of the industry continue to demonstrate the District’s unique competitive advantage for tech companies. A hub for tech talent, VC funding, and policymaking The […]

Written by on November 7, 2022

Fueled by top-tier talent and strategic public-private investments, health & life sciences sector gains momentum in the District

The DC metro area is a national force in the health & life sciences sector, supported by its unmatched access to federal institutions, a network of leading research universities, and a robust talent pipeline that will strengthen the sector for years to come. Located at the center of the region, the District provides convenient access […]

Written by on September 28, 2022

2022 Neighborhood Profiles Now Available!

2022 Neighborhood Profiles Now Available! WDCEP Releases 21st Annual Update on Neighborhoods in the Nation’s Capital September 19, 2022 (Washington, DC) – The Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP) has released the latest edition of their signature publication, 2022 Neighborhood Profiles.  The Neighborhood Profiles offers a concise overview, detailed demographic information, resources, maps, and latest updates for […]

Written by on September 21, 2022

New Vitality Fund now available to support business attraction and expansion in DC

As DC begins to welcome back both office workers and visitors, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) has expanded the eligibility criteria for the Vitality Fund, an incentive that assists businesses within targeted sectors to relocate, expand, or remain in the District. Beginning October 1, 2022, new eligibility criteria […]

Written by on July 8, 2022

WDCEP Releases DC Development Report: 2021/2022 Edition

Washington DC Economic Partnership Releases DC Development Report DC’s Recovery Continues w $35.7B of Development in the Pipeline April 28, 2022 (Washington, DC) – The Washington DC Economic Partnership, (WDCEP) is pleased to announce that the 2021/22 Edition of the Washington DC Development Report is now available.   The Washington DC Development Report is a summary […]

Written by on April 28, 2022

2022 WDCEP Annual Meeting

April 28, 2022 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001 The Washington DC Economic Partnership’s Annual Meeting attracts over 700 attendees each year, bringing together a variety of leaders, visionaries, and stakeholders, to celebrate economic development achievements, recognize successes and highlight the impacts and accomplishments of […]

Written by on March 11, 2022

WDCEP Wins Two International Economic Development Awards from IEDC

WDCEP Wins Two International Economic Development Awards from the International Economic Development Council October 5, 2021 (Washington, DC) — The Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP) is pleased to announce it has won two awards from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as part of their Excellence in Economic Development Awards Program. The honor was presented […]

Written by on October 7, 2021

DC Retail Summit 2021 Recap

Missed the 2021 D.C. Retail Summit half-day virtual session? No problem! Access the free half-day virtual session featuring one-on-one conversations and panels that explore our business community’s pivot over the last year and what’s next for D.C. retail and restaurants. To view the full recording of this session click here DC Retail NOW + Tomorrow […]

Written by on September 27, 2021

Cushman and Wakefield Report: The State of DC Office Market

Nate Edwards, Senior Director of Research at Cushman and Wakefield, presented a study on the DC Office Market at our September 14th, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting. This in-depth market analysis looks both at historic trends and predicts the future evolution of DC office space. The full presentation is below. Cushman and Wakefield: The State […]

Written by on September 16, 2021