UEDA

Welcome to UEDA

Urban Economic Development Association (UEDA) of Wisconsin
1915 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 260
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Phone: (414) 562-9904

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  UEDA SUMMIT

UEDA hosts several events for members and partners including the Annual Membership meeting, the annual Community Development Summit, Community Development Brown Bag discussions, Quarterly Gatherings and UEDA’s Annual Fundraiser, “Carnival Milwaukee.” 

  • Community Development Summit

Community Development Summit

UEDA's 15th Annual Summit Summary Report now available!
Nearly 120 attendees joined us on October 26 for meaningful conversations on how
civic engagement can be used as a tool to connect city neighborhoods to the opportunities present in major projects being developed downtown. We collected a significant amount of feedback from attendees, demonstrating the frank conversations, great ideas and concerns with this effort:

Read the 2016 UEDA Community Development Summit Report HERE.

Check out the "United We Stand" video, created for this year's Summit to share perspectives on civic engagement by various community members.

View a list of "GREAT IDEAS" here, developed by Summit attendees to connect neighborhoods and Downtown.

Milwaukee Neighborhood News article: Downtown development boom must benefit challenged neighborhoods, city leaders say (11/2/16)

2016 UEDA Summit sponsors and supporters

Interested in being a Sponsor or Supporter?  
Contact Kristi Luzar, Executive Director or call 414-562-9904 for more information.

About the Community Development Summit
UEDA plans and organizes this annual event, bringing together Members, Partners and other stakeholders to discuss and explore relevant & emerging issues in the economic and community development sector. The goal is to assist in forging collaborations and partnerships that will foster more collective efforts and facilitate best practices to enhance economic development & job creation in southeast Wisconsin.  Learn about past UEDA Summits here or keep scrolling!

Planning Committee
Each year we invite individuals from UEDA’s Board of Directors, Members and other Partners who work with staff to develop the topic, theme and program for each Summit. If you are interested in serving on a future planning committee, please Contact Us.   

Past Summits
Listed below is a brief summary of past UEDA Summits. Event summary reports are also available.  Contact us to request a copy of reports from past years.

Summary of past Summits