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SLAED members get together regularly throughout the year to share ideas and thinking, and to collaborate over topical issues relevant to local economic development.  We meet within our strategic and thematic groups, and also as a wider group of professional council officers and key stakeholders.

Upcoming meetings and events:


Scottish Creative Industries Partnership Seminar

25 January 2019, Dundee


SLAED Business Group Meeting

29 January 2019, Edinburgh


SLAED Rural Group Meeting

31 January 2019, Perth


SLAED Place Group Workshop: “Local Authority Placemaking Regeneration - A More Commercial Route”

5 February 2019, Glasgow


SLAED Performance Group Meeting

7 February 2019, Glasgow


SLAED Executive Group Meeting

12 February 2019, Glasgow


Conference: Implications of the Place Principle

22 March 2019, Atlantic Quay, Glasgow

The event, organised by the Improvement Service, will bring together senior officers from Heads of Planning Scotland (HOPS), the Scottish Local Authorities Economic Development Group (SLAED) and the Society of Chief Officers of Transportation in Scotland (SCOTS) to develop a shared understanding of the opportunities and barriers to the Place Principle and place based approaches.


SLAED AGM (Change of date)

29 May 2019, Glasgow

Change of date: the SLAED AGM will be held on Wednesday 29th May 2019, 1-4pm at 220 High Street Glasgow (replacing the original date of 20th March)

Previous SLAED Group meetings and events:


EDAS/SLAED Conference 2018: Economic Development After Brexit

6 December 2018, COSLA Conference Centre, Edinburgh

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EDAS/SLAED Conference 2017: Economic Development in a Time of Uncertainty

2 November 2017, Perth Concert Hall

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