New Jersey City University (NJCU) hosted the delegation from Hebei, China on a visit at the Business Development Incubator (BDI) on March 14, 2019.

After the delegation was greeted by Gail Marquis, the Regional Director of NJSBDC at NJCU, the visitors saw firsthand how the NJSBDC operates, serves and supports new and existing businesses through a presentation from Ryan Silvestre, Senior Business Consultant of NJSBDC.

Alycea Nightingale, the Executive Director & Founder of Educate the Block, presented a case study; Videsh A. Bahadur of Professional Education & Lifelong Learning at NJCU gave a presentation on New Skills at Work; and, Vaughn C. Rogers, the Administrative Assistant for the Global Initiative International Programs, presented on Certificates for Training Completion.

After attending presentations by members of each organization, the delegation was given a tour of the BDI and given key information about the functions and importance of the BDI in our community.

Before visiting the BDI on Thursday, the Hebei Delegation enjoyed getting involved in creative activities offered by Dr. Vanashri Nargund and Dr. James Konopack of NJCU at the School of Business.