Here's what you missed at the #BIW16 Twitter Chat - Baltimore


Jul. 29, 2016 12:23 pm

Here’s what you missed at the #BIW16 Twitter Chat

Don't be sad, you still have time to get involved with Baltimore Innovation Week 2016. Here's how.
An aerial shot of the #BIW15 Kickoff Festival with The Gathering.

An aerial shot of the #BIW15 Kickoff Festival with The Gathering.

(Photo by Olivia Obineme)

A couple Thursdays ago, July 14, we hosted a #BIW16 Twitter Chat dedicated to the planning of the fifth annual Baltimore Innovation Week.

Back with a big anniversary, BIW16 is a weeklong celebration of innovation and technology organized by, which will take place Sept. 23-Oct. 1.

During the chat, the events team answered questions from community members while doing our best to evoke the enthusiasm required for a grand celebration. Check out the entire convo here.

We shared the basics:

We shared what’s new about #BIW16:

We answered some great questions:

A promising community event was announced:

And Charm City was so appreciative!

No. Thank you, Baltimore!

We’re pumped to celebrate the innovation and technology happening in Charm City for the fifth year. After last year’s success of 55+ events, 120+ partners and 10,000 attendees, who knows how big we’ll grow this year. As long as this thriving community gets the recognition it deserves, we’re all happy.

Still looking for a way to be involved in #BIW16? Plan an event!

Developed a cool app or game to show off at our Kickoff or Closing Party? Fill out this form.

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