2022 WTCA Member Forum

24/10/2022 | Completed Event

The 2022 WTCA Member Forum was conducted at New York. The hybrid event had over 300 attendees from around 120 locations. The theme of this year was "Innovation & Connection: Celebrating the Power of the Network". The event had regional updates, member presentations, student competitions, Member Advisory Committee updates and numerous workshops conducted over two days. This was also an opportunity for members to network and share the innovative ways they adapted in the last few years. Mr. Vineet Verma, Managing Director, WTC Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi who is the Chairman, Business Club Member Advisory Council presented the revised brand guidelines to be adopted as a standardized model by other member WTCs. The winners of the 2021-2022 WTCA Foundation "Peace Through Trade" Student Competition was announced. The event also featured a presentation to officially kick off the countdown to the 53rd annual General Assembly (GA) to be hosted by WTC Accra. Speakers at the forum included -

  • John E. Drew (Chair, Board of Directors, WTCA)
  • Robin van Puyenbroeck (Executive Director-Business Development, WTCA)
  • Scott Center (National Office Systems/WTCA Savannah)
  • Linda Conlin (World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia)
  • Pamela Pascual (World Trade Center Metro Manila)
  • Luciano Menezes (World Trade Center Lisboa)
  • Togbe Afede XIV (WTC Accra)
  • Ahmed Tibaoui (World Trade Center Algiers)