Outlook Conference

When and Where

October 13-14, 2016
Thursday  1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday      7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort
100 Heron Blvd, Cambridge, MD 21613

The Conference will begin at 3 p.m. on October 13th with the opening sessions focused on transportation followed by a private reception and dinner that evening. We will begin Friday’s conference with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. and start the second day of the conference with our Keynote, Alec Ross, author of Industries of the Future starting at 8:30am and the program will conclude at 2:00pm.

Register For This EventIndividual Ticket: $350

Click here for a list of organizations already registered.

  • Member firms at the Executive Council ($50,000) level receive one complimentary ticket.
  • Member firms at the President's Council ($75,000) and Chairman's Council ($100,000) levels receive two complimentary tickets.

Hotel Accomodations: The Board of Trade has reserved a block of rooms at the Hyatt Regency. In order to reserve your room, please use the following link to a dedicated website for the Board of Trade’s Outlook attendees to book your hotel room online:

Important note: The room block at the 2015 conference sold out. Please make your reservations today in order to secure your room. Room block cut-off date is September 30th.

If you have any questions, please contact for assistance.


Each year, the Board of Trade assembles a top-flight group of experts to address upcoming critical issues and opportunities. This Outlook Conference will provide data-driven expert insight to use in planning, budgeting, and growing for the year ahead.

Among those that are confirmed to speak at this Outlook event, you will hear from:

  • Author, Alec Ross who will explain what's next for the world: the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years, and how we can navigate them.
  • The big projects
    • Beverley Swaim-Staley, President of Union Station Redevelopment Corporation, regarding the substantial redevelopment work coming soon.
    • Marc Weller, President of Sagamore Development, the development arm of Under Armour, will detail Port Covington and Wisconsin & M redevelopment projects and how they are changing the face of Baltimore and Georgetown.
  • The new technologies
    • Chip Paucek, Co-founder and CEO of 2U, the fastest growing EduTech provider doing innovative work.
    • Local Motors' National Harbor General Manager, David Woessner on driverless cars, automated vehicles and even 3D printing and how they are changing infrastructure needs and city planning.
  • Metro after SafeTrack - what's next?
    • Metro, General Manager and CEO, Paul Wiedefeld, will present his ideas.
  • Personalized medicine
    • Inova on their new dynamics in analytics, including more insights into INOVA's plans for the ExxonMobil campus.
  • Employment
    • Molly Bauch of Accenture will give insights against the best data peering into 2017.
  • A special program on implications and opportunities on the Baltimore Port and CSX's freight rail from Virginia Ave. to Howard St. and all about the big ships from the Panama Canal.

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