Connecting Businesses Globally

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Global Network

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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Countries/Regions represented through WTC Operations

About WTCA

The World Trade Centers Association stimulates trade and investment opportunities for commercial property developers, economic development agencies, and international businesses looking to connect globally and prosper locally.

Our association serves as an 'international ecosystem' of global connections, iconic properties, and integrated trade services under the umbrella of a prestigious brand.

The exclusive 'World Trade Center' and 'WTC' branded properties and trade service organizations are located in more than 90 countries and supported by 15,000 WTC professionals that deliver integrated, reciprocal resources to solve your business needs.

Learn about the benefits of becoming a WTC License Holder or a Business Member of a local WTC.

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Empower & Compete

Gain Competitive Differentiation & Advantage. Learn how the WTC Business Network can position you for success.

How We Help You

The WTCA is the only association with exclusive rights to license 'World Trade Center' and its 'WTC' brands to real estate developers, businesses and communities worldwide.

You choose us to gain competitive differentiation and advantage, and to attract investment. We choose you - our strategic partner - to grow the footprint and quality of the WTCA ecosystem.

If you are hungry to grow your business and want to set yourself apart, click below to learn how we can help you.

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Commercial Property Developer

Commercial Real Estate Developers, Investors, Owners or Financiers looking to create an iconic, multi-use property to house premier tenants active in the international marketplace and serve the local business community.

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Economic Development Agency

Organizations that promote international trade and foreign direct investment, such as an economic development agency, chamber of commerce/trade association, university, port, airport, etc.

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International Business

Businesses and corporations, ranging from small to large, looking to expand their international reach and growth.

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Join Us

JOIN US

Join our global network by becoming a Licensed World Trade Center. For candidacy consideration, please submit an Expression of Interest Form.

Should you qualify for an Application, we will contact you directly.

We look forward to beginning the journey of building a stronger network through our mutual collaboration and partnership.

Sincerely,

Your WTCA Team

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Expression Of Interest Form

The Accreditation Program provides an opportunity for WTCA Members who meet or exceed industry standards to have their facilities and services recognized internationally. It also helps the network as a whole differentiate itself and raises the profile of the WTC brand. Accreditation further strengthens the benefits of being a WTCA Member and is designed to: celebrate the WTCA champions, strengthen the brand, support Members to excel in industry standards, have Members’ facilities and services recognized internationally, create motivation for continuous improvement, reflect the diversity of service offerings from WTCA Members **NOTE: With two types of Accredited Members (Accredited and Premier Accredited) and four specializations (in Trade Development, Commercial Real Estate and Services, Business and Member Services, Conference and Exhibition Services), the WTCA Accreditation Program embodies the WTCA brand. For questions, please email accreditation@wtca.org.

Upcoming Events

The WTCA organizes international events and participates in major international tradeshows. Join the WTCA at any of the following events:

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In the News

Stay on top of market trends with the latest international news and media coverage of the WTCA and its esteemed network of WTC operations.

2024

  • England- India Men’s Cricket Pre-reception - World Trade Center Visakhapatnam partnered with the British Deputy High Commission to organize the England-India Men’s Cricket Pre-reception for entrepreneurs, industrialists, and government officials in Vizag on 1st February 2024. This event aims to strengthen the bilateral ... more

  • Meeting with Sairam Group of Institutions - World Trade Center (WTC) Hosur team had the privilege of meeting with the Heads of Departments (HODs) of the esteemed Sairam Group of Institutions. The meeting served as a platform for fruitful discussions on potential collaboration between the two entities. The discussion's ... more

  • Meeting with Professor Andrew Smith - The World Trade Center Shamshabad team is pleased to have met Professor Andrew Smith, an Honorary Professor at the International Centre for Evidence in Disability at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), at our office. Mr. Andrew Smith worked at the Worl... more

  • Empowering Tomorrow - Empowering Tomorrow: A Conversation with the Visionary Founder of Mojo & Co Join us for an exclusive conversation with Maureen Hoey, the visionary founder of Mojo & Co and a distinguished member of the World Trade Center Dublin. As we explore her innovative ... more

  • City of Savannah signs MOU with Accra, Ghana - The City of Savannah and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly from Ghana signed a partner city agreement on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at City Hall. The virtual signing ceremony was attended by the Mayor of Accra, Elizabeth K.T. Sackey, the Mayor of Savannah, Van R. Johnson II, as well a... more

  • Savannah Music Festival to host global artists - The annual Savannah Music Festival, known for its unique programming of jazz, classical and American and global roots music programs presented in venues across Savannah's unique National Historic Landmark District, is preparing to launch its 2024 season on Thursday, March 28. ... more

  • WTC Lisbon Promotes Paraíba Cachaça in Portugal - On February 27, 2024, the World Trade Center Lisbon organized an event that brought together nine cachaça de alambique (artisanal cachaça) producers from the state of Paraíba, Brazil, with some of the most relevant Portuguese import, distribution, and retail companies. T... more

  • Meets-Trade & Investment Commissioner of Flander - On the sidelines of Bio Asia 2024, the WTC Genome Valley Team has met Mr Jayant Nadiger, Trade & Investment Commissioner of Flanders Belgium – South India. During the meeting, the World Trade Center (WTC) Genome Valley Team engaged in fruitful deliberations regarding the ... more

  • WTC MONTERREY TRANSFERS THE SBDC MODEL IN MEXICO - By an invitation made by the USA Embassy in Mexico, World Trade Center Monterrey transferred the Small Business Development Center model to the Mexican southern states of Yucatan and Quintana Roo. This first-time ever effort happened during the third week of February and was m... more

  • E-KANSAI: ENVIRONMENTAL TREATMENT & TECHNOLOGY - E-KANSAI: DEVELOPING RESOURCES AND TRANSFER OF ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY TO VIETNAM  A forum for companies operating in the Kansai region. Established in November 2008, the purpose is to spread the way to respond to environmental problems in Asia, as well as promote busine... more