May 2024 | Newsletter

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WTCM PRESENTED WITH PROCLAMATION FROM MIAMI-DADE COUNTY 

On May 7, 2024, the World Trade Center Miami (WTCM) was presented by Miami-Dade County’s Mayor, County Commissioners, and leadership from the County’s International Trade Consortium with an official Proclamation commemorating May as World Trade Month.
The WTCM was cited for its ongoing efforts to promote and build international business, trade, and commerce throughout Miami-Dade County. READ MORE

STATE OF THE PORTS & TABLETOP EXPO
RESCHEDULED TO NEW DATE IN JUNE

The WTCM State of the Ports Luncheon Presentation, originally planned for Thursday, May 23rd, has been rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. The event is now scheduled for Wednesday, June 5th, at the Hilton Miami Airport Blue Lagoon, the initial venue choice. READ MORE

Both State of the Ports and the Tabletop Business Expo will take place at the Hilton Miami Airport Blue Lagoon, with complimentary parking for attendees.

👉Registration Open: Corporate Tables and Individual Tickets👈

Thank you in advance to our sponsors to-date:  

Presenting Sponsors –  Lemartec and NV2A Group

Gold Sponsors – American Airlines, AECOM, BEA Architects, Miami International Airport, OEC, Suffolk

Silver Sponsors – 7AIR, AECOM, Miami Tunnel, Perez & Perez Architects Planners, People’s Plumbing, PortMiami, Seaboard Marine & WSP 

Bronze Sponsors – CAMACOL, GlobalMiami Magazine, Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, Nova Consulting, PCL Construction & Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A.

Promote Your Services!

Secure your space at our Expo on June 5

$650.00 per table includes:

  • 1-6ft skirted table
  • two chairs
  • waste basket
  • 1 Ticket to attend State of the ports Luncheon

The WTCM recently announced the findings of the 2023 Economic Impact Study for the World Trade Center Miami Trade Shows which illustrate the vital role that WTCM plays as a key economic driver in the region. The analyses highlight the benefits derived by the two main trade shows: the Americas Food & Beverage Show & Conference and the Air Cargo Americas/Supply Chain Americas Show and Exhibition. VIEW FULL STUDY HERE

WTCM TRAVELS TO BRAZIL & ARGENTINA 

In Brazil, the WTCM received a warm welcome by
ABIMDE – Associação Brasileira das Indústrias de Materiais de Defesa e Segurança in Brazil.


The U.S. Department of Commerce, in partnership with the World Trade Center Miami, on May 8 met at ABIMDE’s headquarters in São Paulo, to present a proposal for participation in the WTCM Aerospace Defense Americas Conference & Expo in 2025. The CEO of WTCM, Ivan Barrios, and other authorities were welcomed by the executive president of ABIMDE, Aderico Mattioli. ABIMDE represents the interests of the defense and security industries in Brazil.


↪MORE ON AEROSPACE DEFENSE AMERICAS CONFERENCE & EXPO↩

In Argentina, our CEO Ivan Barrios and COO Alice Ancona were recently engaging with government officials, industry associations, and companies to promote participation in the Argentina pavilion at the Americas Food and Beverage Show. WTCM remains very grateful to the Fundación ProMendoza for organizing an eventful agenda, which included meetings, company visits, winery tours, and seminars aimed at advancing the AF&B Show and the World Trade Center Miami. VIEW LINKEDIN POST

🍽️28th Annual AF&B Show in September Will Break Records

Sponsorship Packages Now Available

AF&B will take place at the Miami Beach Convention Center across 3 halls for 3 days. Exhibitor Registration is open, and an enhanced Sponsorship Program is now available offering promotional opportunities for every budget. CLICK HERE 


🕊️Attendee/Buyer Early Bird Registration is Now Open!🔖 CLICK HERE

WORLD TRADE MONTH WEBINARS FOCUS ON TIMELY TRADE ISSUES

For May World Trade Month, the WTCM is co-promoting an exclusive series of free webinars being hosted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association (FCBF). Tune-in to ten (10) webinars taking place between May 14 – June 26, 2024. Learn about forced labor, IPR, cargo security and other important and timely trade issues.

Connect Globally – Prosper Locally

Become a member of the WTCM today and unlock global opportunities for you and your company. Click on the link below for information and more details. Let’s welcome our Newest Members 🙌

Interinvestments Realty | Network Media Communications | Regions Bank

↪See Our Current Members↩

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