Upcoming Events

Jan 29

T3 Series: Anuja Sonalker | STEER

Meet the Founder and CEO of STEER - learn about autonomous parking technology and witness a live demonstration!

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Feb 7

Young Professionals Group - February Roundtable

GUEST MENTOR: Karen Cherry | The Howard Hughes Corporation

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Feb 12

Chancellor Perman | University System of Maryland

Join the Partnership in welcoming the newly-appointed fifth chancellor of the University System of Maryland

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Feb 19

Business & Cyber Collaborative - SMALL BUSINESSES

Join cybersecurity experts for an in-depth discussion on cyber-attacks that threaten small businesses, and how to afford to prevent and defend against them.

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The BWI Business Partnership hosts and sponsors events throughout the year designed to promote our area, enlighten members on issues of vital interest to both the public and the private sectors, and to provide unique networking opportunities.

Our monthly Signature Breakfast Series features keynote speakers from business and government along with regular updates on the happenings at our favorite airport, BWI Thurgood Marshall.

We also host and collaborate on forums, meetings and workshops. Some of the topics include transportation, commercial development and doing business with government agencies.




Economic Development Summit

October 02, 2019
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Turf Valley Resort
2700 Turf Valley Rd,
Ellicott City, MD 21042
Venue website



Kelly Schulz | Secretary of the Maryland Department of Commerce

Pete Rahn | Maryland Secretary of Transportation

Anirban Basu | Chairman & CEO, Sage Policy Group, Inc.

Ken McCreedy | Senior Director of Cyber Development and Aerospace, Maryland Department of Commerce

Heather Gramm, CEcD | Senior Director of Strategic Industries & Entrepreneurship, Maryland Department of Commerce | President, Maryland Economic Development Association

Will Anderson | Baltimore County Department of Economic & Workforce Development

Kimberly Clark | Baltimore Development Corporation

Larry Twele, CEcD | Howard County Economic Development Authority

Jerry Walker | Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation

Tom Sadowski | University System of Maryland

Aaron Tomarchio | Tradepoint Atlantic


Sponsored By:

HMS Host     

       St. John Properties

EAGB Howard Hughes       HR Strategy Group WSP


$10,000.00 Pinacle Sponsor

$5,000.00 Cresting Sponsor

$3,000.00 Zenith Sponsor

$1,500.00 Ascending Sponsor

$95.00 Member Ticket
$75.00 Earlybird rate before August 30

$135.00 Non-Member Ticket
$105.00 Earlybird rate before August 30