The 10th Annual East Bay Innovation Awards returns in person to the Fox Theater on August 4. Nominations are now open for the 2022 awards ceremony. Visit our key dates and events, and nominate your East Bay innovators today!


East Bay Forward is a regional economic assessment and guide to best position the East Bay for a more equitable, resilient, and sustainable economic recovery. Learn more and download the full report today!


For over 30 years East Bay EDA has convened diverse networks of business, government, and community leaders who embrace the extraordinary value of our region as an unrivaled place to live, work, and do business.


The East Bay is home to one of the world’s most dynamic economies and fastest growing regions in the U.S. We are the most populous and geographically diverse region of the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about our region and explore our interactive map of busniess resources.


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Supporting East Bay Small Business

Supporting East Bay Small Business

More than two years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, our world and region still face a multiplicity of challenges and unknowns. This is especially true for East Bay small businesses, many of which were racked by public health orders requiring them to...

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Women Leading the East Bay: Tess Lengyel, ACTC

Women Leading the East Bay: Tess Lengyel, ACTC

In celebration of Women's History Month in March and throughout the year, East Bay EDA will periodically highlight women leaders in the East Bay in our blog series "Women Leading the East Bay." Take a moment to read some of our conversation with Tess Lengyel,...

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Bike to Work Day is 1 week away! On May 20, we'll be hosting an Energizer Station at the intersection of the Iron Horse & Contra Costa Canal Trails from 6:30-10am & again from 2-5pm. Not close to you? Find an Energizer Station in your area:


Are you or anyone you know looking for affordable homeownership in Oakland? @oakclt is selling affordable homes dramatically below market value to qualifying low-income homebuyers. Register for an informational session to learn more:

Join #EastBayEDA for this informative discussion on 5/25 with: Katie Bowman, @SLNext; Joel Schrenk, NorthPoint Development; John McManus, @CushWake; and #ContraCosta County Supervisors: @SupFGlover, District 5; @AndersenCandace, District 2. Register today!

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