5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
University of Maryland College Park

Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Marylanders will elect their next Governor on November 8, 2022. On the heels of redistricting and with the pace of political change accelerating rapidly in our state, the 2022 election is shaping up to be one of the most consequential elections Maryland has seen in decades.

The Gubernatorial Candidate Forum, hosted by the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, give Chamber members, partner organizations and our community the opportunity to engage and hear from both gubernatorial candidates on the ballot in a moderated conversation regarding issues that are critical to the Maryland business community.

Registration is required and will open in mid-August. Event is free to attend.


Highlights include:

  • An in-depth conversation on the most pressing issues for the business community
  • The chance for the audience to submit questions live via text
  • Networking before the program with fellow Maryland business professionals

Event agenda*:

  • 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m – Welcome reception with light refreshments and networking
  • 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m – Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

*Agenda is subject to change

Sponsorship Opportunities

Our audience spans 5,500 members across Maryland, comprising of stakeholders in the state’s leading industries. Our sponsorships include unique opportunities for members and non-members.



For more information on the event and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Michaela Bussey, events & programming manager at mbussey@mdchamber.org or (410) 269-0642, ext. 1116.