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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

  • Négociation commerciale et interculturalité - 03/06/2024 - Conférence sur la négociation commerciale et interculturalité 🤝 NÉGOCIATION COMMERCIALE ET INTERCULTURELITÉ 🌐 C'est le sujet abordé ce soir par Alexander Freeland, consultant de Scotwork France, lors d'une conférence organisée par le Club FUTUREXPORT au World Tr... more

  • WTC Monterrey drives economic growth and education - World Trade Center Monterrey has been selected as one of the three outstanding centers that are driving economic impact and international business education. Under the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) model, WTC Monterrey contributes to the distribution of knowledge an... more

  • Workshop on Innovation through Intelligence: AI - The digital world refers to the interconnected network of digital technologies, platforms, and devices that enable communication, information exchange, and online interactions. It encompasses the internet, social media, websites, mobile apps, digital content, various digital t... more

  • WTCSav names International Business of the Year - World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) hosted its fifth annual Prosperity Through Trade Luncheon Thursday, May 2, in conjunction with World Trade Month. During the luncheon, WTCSav presented the World Trade Center Savannah International Business of the Year Award to Georgia-Pac... more

  • Oxford Invests over $130 Million in Toombs County - Toombs County Development Authority Chairman Tim Truxel has announced that Oxford Industries is planning to invest over $130 million in a new facility within Toombs County. This new facility is the first phase in the company’s plan to expand their business, as they will constr... more

  • WTC MONTERREY CONDUCTS A RETAILER VENDOR FAIR - World Trade Center Monterrey conducted for second consecutive year the Retailer Vendor Fair where more than 300 SME's showed up to link themselves with the main food and retail vendors in the state of Nuevo Leon.  In the years to come we intend to team up with the Chamber of ... more

  • Partners with TiE Hyderabad for Startup Series - 1 - World Trade Center Shamshabad & Visakhapatnam have joined hands with TiE Hyderabad to start a new startup series wherein prominent entrepreneurs will be featured. This is the first interview under the series. Women drivers key to green mobility, but policies and training ... more

  • Partners with WTC Denver - 2024 Global Landing Pad - We are thrilled to announce that the World Trade Center Shamshabad - Visakhapatnam - Genome Valley - Hosur recently partnered with World Trade Center Denver to host a pioneering information session on the 2024 Global Landing Pad initiative led by ... more

  • PARTNERS WITH TIE HYDERABAD FOR STARTUP SERIES - 2 - World Trade Center Shamshabad & Visakhapatnam have joined hands with TiE Hyderabad to start a new startup series wherein prominent entrepreneurs will be featured. This is the 2nd interview in the series. Hyderabad-based Sapien Biosciences, a frontrunner in personalised me... more

  • Hosts - Social Intelligence Bootcamp 2024 - WTC Shamshabad and Visakhapatnam have hosted the Social Intelligence Bootcamp 2024. The "Social Intelligence Bootcamp 2024: From Protocol to Poise," held from May 24th to 26th, was a landmark event aimed at enhancing participants' social intelligence through a series of enric... more