Waiver Required for All Attendees of 2021 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards

To protect the safety and public health of the attendees of the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) events, the Greater Baltimore Committee requires that all attendees, sign and return this attestation/waiver at the event registration table. Read, print, sign and bring this waiver with you: GBC COVID Waiver – Bridging the the Gap Achievement Awards 2021  

Experts Outline Forecasts for 2022 at the GBC’s Annual Economic Outlook Conference

Three top economic experts that spoke at the GBC’s annual Economic Outlook Conference said that parts of the U.S. economy were able to weather the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic so far, while some sectors, like tourism, continue to recover. Meanwhile some current economic crosscurrents, triggered in part by the pandemic, may continue well into 2022, the experts concluded during the October 22 virtual event. Economic uncertainty, labor shortages, the … Continue reading

Population Trends for Region and Growth Strategy for Baltimore City Discussed at GBC Newsmaker

While Baltimore City lost about 30,000 residents in the last decade, according to the 2020 census, there may be a strategy the city could pursue to grow population and perhaps get the number of residents back to where it was in the 2010 census– 620,951. That was just one of the main takeaways experts discussed during the GBC’s October 18 Newsmaker Speakers event, Census 2020 — The Regional Demographics & … Continue reading

GBC Board Urges Employers to Seriously Examine Covid-19 Vaccination as a Mandatory Condition of Employment

The Greater Baltimore Committee Board of Directors recently received a detailed presentation from a senior medical expert on the latest scientific data and trends concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. The statistical data presented and discussed with the Board of Directors demonstrated that the current pandemic surge driven by the Delta variant may last well into the fall or longer. After lengthy discussion and questioning with the medical expert, it was evident … Continue reading

News Coverage: Greater Baltimore Committee survey on the effect of COVID-19 on Women in the Workplace

The Greater Baltimore Committee, its Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board and Towson University share findings of a survey they conducted on the effect of COVID-19 pandemic on women in the workplace during a webinar on October 14, 2021. See coverage from the event here: The Baltimore Sun Women in Baltimore area face stress, discrimination in workplace amid COVID-19 pandemic, study finds The Daily Record GBC, Towson survey aims to illuminate effects … Continue reading

Greater Baltimore Committee Webinar: Survey Findings of COVID-19 Pandemic’s Affect on Women in the Workplace Discussed

Greater Baltimore Committee Webinar: Survey Findings of COVID-19 Pandemic’s Effect on Women in the Workplace Discussed A significant percentage of women in the Baltimore region report being overloaded with work, discriminated against at their workplace, or unsatisfied with their job during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a two-part survey conducted by the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) and Towson University on the impact of the pandemic on women in the workplace. … Continue reading

5 Questions with … Gregory Slater

“We know we need to build a transportation system that provides seamless door-to-door connectivity. We are focused on how we can increase the efficiency of our interstate system and improve our core service system in Baltimore.”–Secretary Slater Continue reading