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Events Calendar

This calendar lists committee events, as well as other Baltimore-area events related to Rotterdam and Netherlands & other events of interest.

Jun 6, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017


Celebration of Dutch and Flemish Drawings at National Gallery of Art

This showcases an exquisite selection of mid-15th-to early 20th-century Dutch and Flemish drawings acquired over the past decade by the National Gallery of Art.

More information


Sep 18, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017


Exhibition: From Drawings to Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt

National Gallery of Art

Gallery website


Dec 3



12:00-16.00 op de Nederlandse ambassade te Washington, DC, georganiseerd door DC Dutch. SVP uiterlijk 29 november aanmelden.

Event page on DC Dutch site


Dec 6


Annual "State of the Ports" Event

4:30-7pm at World Trade Center Baltimore, 21st Floor, 401 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. This year’s themes: Port Security & Technology and Green Ports.

Event page


Dec 13


Monthly Baltimore-Rotterdam Committee Meeting



Jan 13


Nieuwjaarsreceptie 2017

6-8pm at the residence of the Netherlands Ambassador in Washington, DC. Only open to DC Dutch members. Register by Jan 12.

Event page on DC Dutch site


Feb 15


WTCI Taste of Business in The Netherlands

Business networking event hosted by Baltimore’s World Trade Center Institute with assistance from Baltimore-Rotterdam committee.

5pm at Spark Baltimore, 8 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202

Stay tuned for more details.

WTCI event page


Feb-June 2017


Rotterdam-Based Theatre Educator Kathie diStefano visits Baltimore

Theatre artist & educator Kathie diStefano from Rotterdam’s Avalanche Arts coordinates “Operation Trash” Baltimore-Rotterdam exchange program with Benjamin Franklin High School and Bard High School Early College Baltimore and Rotterdam high schools, to teach students about sustainability and recycling.

More info about diStefano's work on our Artist Exchange website


Q1 2017

Maryland & South Holland

Cybersecurity soft landing program

The Maryland Department of Commerce has launched the Maryland-Netherlands Cyber and Security Technologies Soft Landing Platform together with The Hague Security Delta (HSD) and InnovationQuarter, the regional economic development agency for the Dutch province of Zuid-Holland (where The Hague and Rotterdam is located). Maryland cybersecurity companies can explore the Dutch market, and Dutch cybersecurity companies can set up operations in Maryland on a trial basis. The initial trial period is January to March 2017.

Press release on Maryand Department of Commerce website

Press release on Netherlands Embassy website


Oct 22, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018


Exhibition Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

National Gallery of Art

Gallery website


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