University of Bridgeport’s series on international relations will present Mark Wilterding and Hongbing Deng, experts in U.S.-China relations and international business, as they discuss “The China-Connecticut Connection” on Wednesday, February 9.

The event is free to the public and will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the duPont Tower Room, Arnold Bernhard Center, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport.

Mr. Wilterding is the former vice president of IBM Global Business Services for China. Mr. Deng is an entrepreneur and expert in China-U.S. trade relations.

The event is sponsored by the School of Business and the International College at the University of Bridgeport.
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