EDCO Events

Upcoming EDCO Events

September PubTalk – Road to BVC

Date: Thursday, September 24

Time: 4:00 – 7:00pm

Location: McMenamins Old St. Francis School, and virtual.

Join us (in-person @ McMenamins or virtually online) for our most exciting PubTalk of the year: The Road to BVC.

This high-energy entrepreneurial event showcases the Bend Venture Conference Early Stage semi-finalists as they deliver fast-paced, three-minute pitches to a live and virtual crowd. The audience, along with an expert panel of judges, will vote to decide which five companies advance to present at BVC on October 15-16, 2020.

Tickets on sale now!


PubTalk Title Sponsors:

Providence Health Plan Logo

PubTalk Supporting Sponsors:

PubTalk Emcee Sponsor:

PubTalk Partner:

Bend Venture Conference
October 15-16, 2020
Downtown Bend, Oregon

Virtual & In-Person options are available. Tickets on sale now.

Past EDCO Events

Watch the 2020 Made in Bend Tour in its entirety below.

To view previously recorded PubTalks, Bend Venture Conferences and other events, visit our YouTube channel.

EDCO hosts over 50 events a year that connect the business community with networking, new ideas, and fun. Make sure to sign up to stay informed about our upcoming events.

• Monthly Central Oregon PubTalks
• Bend Venture Conference
• Civil War Rally & Auction
• EDCO Annual Luncheon
• Annual EDCO Board Member Meeting

EDCO hosts the region’s most popular business events, and our event sponsors enjoy focused, impactful exposure to the business community. Contact Erin Reilly to learn more about available sponsorship opportunities.

COVID-19 social distancing and health precautions will be in place. Guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks and will be required to use hand sanitizer, practice 6′ social distancing, and have their temperature taken prior to entering the outdoor event area.

Event attendance comes with risks. If you are an at-risk individual, at all uncomfortable attending in person, or have been in contact with someone who is sick, please do not come. The event will also be streamed virtually online for free.

Cancellation Policy: We will gladly refund your ticket for any reason. If the weather does not cooperate you will receive a refund. If you are sick or have any symptoms prior to the event, do not attend. You will receive a refund.

We strive to comply with all gathering guidelines put forth by the CDC and the State of Oregon. Please note, an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. By engaging in any EDCO events, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.