WTCI State of the Ports attracts major exporters and companies providing services through the Port of Baltimore and BWI Airport. This event offers prime networking opportunities with members of the port community and WTCI members, founders, and Board of Directors.

Event Highlights

  • Get the latest updates and future developments at Maryland’s Ports directly from Maryland’s Secretary of Transportation┬áPete Rahn
  • Network with members of the port community and the region’s top leaders
  • Sample wines from around the world at the embassy wine tasting

Breakout Session

Introducing Blockchain Technology to Global Supply Chain – Hear directly from IBM and Maersk as they introduce the first industry-wide cross-border supply chain solution on blockchain. Global trade digitization through blockchain technology is estimated to benefit the shipping process through efficiency and productivity gains, ultimately decreasing fraud and reducing waste and cost.


3:30 Breakout Session
4:30 International Reception
5:30 WTCI Highlights
5:45 State of the Ports Address
6:00 Embassy Wine Tasting
6:45 Raffle

Date/ Location

October 4, 4:30-7:00PM

21st Floor
World Trade Center Baltimore
401 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

Featuring Wines From

State of the Ports Wines 2017


State of the Ports 2017

Cooperating Partners

Connecting Cultures, Grape Ventures, Greater Prince George’s Business Roundtable, Maryland Chamber of Commerce, Maryland Department of Commerce, Northern Anne Arundel County, Rockville Economic Development, World Trade Center Harrisburg