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MEDAx At Convention

Hey next generation changemakers, social innovators, and entrepreneurs! You’re invited to participate in MEDAx young professional programming at MEDA Convention 2019.

MEDAx offers a series of seminars, events and a pitch competition designed for young professionals - all at one low cost. Meet likeminded individuals, dive deep into MEDA’s worldwide work of creating business solutions to poverty and explore how you can integrate your faith and values into your work.

Last year, over 100 young professionals participated in MEDA Convention. Year two promises an educational, invigorating lineup of activities that can’t be missed—plus a stunning desert backdrop to help you take a much needed break from life’s busy chatter.

Here’s your chance to reset, learn, grow and be a next generation changemaker.

Take the leap and join us in Tucson, Arizona from

October 31st to November 3rd 2019!

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Learn more about MEDA’s global projects and join in on fun activities with other young professionals

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Connect with hundreds of MEDA staff, supporters, leaders and mentors in business and international economic development through workshops, tours, meals, and more!

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Explore how to incorporate your values into your work with programming that is designed to encourage and foster social-minded innovation for professional growth

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Participate in the MEDA Pitch Competition live or apply today for a chance to win up to $10,000!

MEDAx at Convention brought together a community of diverse perspectives that enlighten our approaches to capacity-building, community engagement and social justice.

- MEDAx 2018 Participant

Meet the 2019 MEDAx at Convention Planning Committee

Meet your peers planning MEDAx for MEDA convention in Tucson! This team of 10 features next generation leaders and MEDA supporters from communities across the United States and Canada. We can't wait to host you in Arizona this fall! 

Information for Educators

Promote MEDAx and the MEDA Pitch Competition with students, colleagues, friends, and family with posters and postcards. All print-ready MEDAx and MEDA Pitch Competition materials are made available to you.

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Canada Inquiries

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Chris Brnjas

U.S. Inquiries

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Vanessa Hofer