Mid-America Competitiveness Conference



Mid-America EDC Competitiveness Conference!
November 29 - December 1, 2023
Marriott Indianapolis Downtown

Click Here to view the Competitiveness Conference schedule, registration, and hotel information.

The annual Competitiveness Conference is always an excellent opportunity to network with Midwest colleagues and learn from experts how to keep communities on the cutting edge!  The Mid-America EDC leadership has made the decision to begin rotating the Competitiveness Conference among metros in the Mid-America region, and we are excited to be in Indianapolis during Big Ten Championship week!  

Don’t miss this tremendous opportunity to learn from experts who touch projects!  You are sure to gain tips and knowledge from this year’s presenters and panelists in the areas of site selection, development, utilities, marketing, workforce, and more!  


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2023 Competitiveness Conference Hotel Information

This year's host site for the Mid-America Competitiveness Conference is The Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, located at 350 West Maryland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225

How to reserve your hotel room at the Marriott:  

Visit https://book.passkey.com/go/MidAmericaEcoDevelopment to reserve your hotel room online at Mid-America EDC’s online reservation website.  A block of hotel rooms for the nights of November 28, 29, 30, and December 1 will be held until November 12th.  The discounted room rate is $179 per night for standard rooms.

Parking Options:

  • Onsite valet parking is available at the rate of $57 per day.  
  • Onsite self-parking is available at the rate of $52 per day.  Please note that attendees that reserve in the Mid-America EDC room block receive a 10% daily discount on self-parking.  
  • Additional downtown parking options are available at https://downtownindy.org/explore/parking.