OU EDI Summer 2019 Mini-Institute ~ Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

July 13 - July 18, 2019


Registration for OU EDI Mini-Institute in Oklahoma City is now open. 

The registration fee includes premium continuous break service, continental breakfast Monday through Thursday, lunch Monday through Thursday, an evening reception, and the use of the conference center.

EDI Registration

Early Bird Registration (SAVE $100) - Deadline: Monday, June 17, 2019

  • IEDC members            $1,575
  • Non-IEDC Members    $1,625

After Early Bird Registration

  • IEDC Members            $1,675
  • Non-IEDC Members    $1,725

(The $50 IEDC non-member fee may be credited toward the first year’s membership in IEDC provided this opportunity is exercised within a 12-month period after the completion of a week-long OU EDI Institute.)

NOTE: CEcD Exam Prep Course is intentionally scheduled just prior to the Institute for attendees taking the exam who wish to attend both.

CEcD Exam Prep Course - Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14, 2019

$625 for OU EDI CEcD Exam Prep Course only. 

$450 if taken in conjunction with OU EDI week-long courses.

$750 for the Exam Prep Course and Ethics Course or Primer to the CEcD Course.

Mini-Institute Schedule


Registration fees are payable to the University of Oklahoma. To qualify for the Early Bird registration rate, both a completed registration form and full payment must be received prior toMonday, June 17, 2019.  Payments not received by this date will be charged the normal registration fee (see fee structure under "Registration"). Conference attendees with a balance due will be required to remit payment before being admitted to the conference, with the exception of those attendees paying by government purchase order. A credit card or check will be required on site for attendees with balances that have not provided government purchase order or check.


Qualified substitutions will be accepted at any time. Cancellations received after the close of business on Friday, June 14, 2019, will be required to pay a $150 processing fee.

There will be no refunds for cancellation after Friday, June 28, 2019, or for non-attendance at the Institute. If registration fees are not paid prior to the cancellation or no-show, you will be billed.

Cancellations must be received in writing by mail or email at edi@ou.edu. Telephone cancellations are not accepted.

Exterior Oklahoma City Sheraton Downtown

OU EDI will be held at the Oklahoma City Sheraton Downtown

The Sheraton OKC Downtown Hotel is a contemporary destination in the heart of OKC's most dynamic neighborhood. Steps from Bricktown's dining and entertainment district, hotel amenities include a well-equipped fitness center, a spacious outdoor pool, several dining destinations, and elevated bar food and craft cocktails.  All rooms were upgraded in the past two years. 

Book your room now!


Interior Oklahoma City Sheraton Downtown


OU EDI room block at the conference facility, Oklahoma City Sheraton Downtown.  The room Rate is $95 per night (plus taxes and fees).   We encourage you to book your room via online link below to ensure you receive group rate, though you can also book by calling (405) 235-2780.   If you call, be sure to specify “OU EDI” or “OU Economic Development Institute” when booking your hotel. 

Sheraton Oklahoma City Downtown Hotel
1 North Broadway Avenue
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
(405) 235-2780

Oklahoma City Steetcar

The new OKC Streetcar system, described as an “economic development catalyst,” opened December 2018 and runs just outside the hotel. It offers a front-row seat to observe an ongoing urban renaissance throughout downtown, as well as easy access to additional dining and entertainment destinations.


Materials may be downloaded from the OU EDI database. Log into OU EDI and select Course Schedule from the View Your Info dropdown. You will be able to download course materials upon payment and print your schedule.

Materials can also be purchased for an additional fee of $60 prior to the event.