What's Happening

Participate in a wide range of activities to help broaden your professional standing.

  • Marketing Events
  • Seminars/Webinars
  • Legislative Action
  • Leadership Opportunities

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Become An IDC Member

Access the benefits and services specifically designed for economic development professionals.

  • Mentoring Program
  • Educational and Networking
  • Job Opportunities
  • Cooperative Marketing Opportunities

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Recent News

Tell us what's happening in Illinois. Share your recent successes with IDC.

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“IDC is a statewide professional economic development association that supports advocacy, education and collaboration to enhance Illinois' global competitiveness.”

The Illinois Development Council (IDC) is the voice of economic development in our state. Our focused objectives include:

  • Advance the professional development of its nearly 300 members.
  • Advocate public policy that enhances the economic competitiveness of Illinois.
  • Plan and execute cooperative marketing opportunities that position Illinois in the global marketplace.
  • Build a sustainable network among developers statewide through effective communications.