Talisman Energy Inc. Chief Sponsor of the 2015 Economic Developers Alberta Conference

(Calgary, AB): Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) is pleased to confirm Talisman Energy Inc. as its Platinum Sponsor for the EDA 2015 Annual Professional Conference and AGM.

The annual EDA Conference attracts over 300 economic development experts and elected officials from across North America.  Delegates are provided with updates on economic development issues and trends, best practices, inspiring keynote addresses and valuable networking opportunities.

The 2015 conference will be held April 8-10, 2015 at the Delta Kananaskis Lodge in Kananaskis, Alberta. The theme is “Partnerships for Prosperity.”

“We are extremely excited about the 2015 Conference, and are thrilled Talisman Energy Inc. has confirmed their participation again as our Platinum Sponsor,” says Leann Hackman-Carty, EDA CEO, “Talisman’s continued corporate commitment to promoting economic development both within and outside of Alberta is to be commended.”

“Talisman Energy is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of the 2015 EDA Conference,” says Jerry Lemmon, External Relations at Talisman. “We operate in numerous locations across Alberta, and we are committed to using local contractors wherever possible to support the economic development of the communities in which we operate. We are also proud to support local community projects through our Community Investment program, where we contribute to community based projects in education, environment and empowering local communities and First Nations.”


Economic Developers Alberta (EDA)is the only professional organization for economic developers in Alberta. It is dedicated to advancing the economic development profession by providing information, networking and educational opportunities.  It is a not-for-profit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors who represent the interests of its membership as a whole.

For specific event details including the most up to date conference agenda go online to http://www.edaalberta.ca.


Talisman Energy logoTalisman Energy Inc. is a global upstream oil and gas company, headquartered in Canada. Talisman has two main operating areas: the Americas (North America and Colombia), and Asia-Pacific. Talisman is committed to conducting business safely, in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, and is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability (North America) Index. Talisman is listed on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol TLM.