Managing Uncertainty: Financing, Workforce, & Sustainability

Rutgers Business School 6th Annual Business Community Engagement Symposium

28 Oct
Price: FREE


Dean Lei Lei created the Symposium so that Rutgers Business School could reach out beyond the ivory tower of academia and to share information on pressing contemporary business issues. The Symposium stimulates collaboration among an audience of people from corporations, entrepreneurial endeavors, higher education institutions, and government.

About the Business Community Engagement Symposium

Rutgers Business School reaches out and shares information on pressing business issues to stimulate collaboration among an audience of people from higher education institutions, corporations, small and medium sized business, entrepreneurial endeavors, and government.

Tentative Schedule

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 Welcome Lei Lei, Dean, Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick
9:10 Remarks Nancy Cantor, Chancellor, Rutgers University – Newark
9:20 Moderator Andrea Cunnell, Director, Alumni & Corporate Engagement, Rutgers Business School
9:25 RBS Partner Kelly Brozyna, CEO and State Director, New Jersey Small Business Development Centers
9:30 Featured Speaker TBA
10:00 Panel 1: Financing Lyneir Richardson, Executive Director, The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CUEED)
Timothy Rollender, Director, Venture Programs, New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA)
Luis De La Hoz, FVP, Community Lending NJ & NY, Valley Bank
10:40 Panel 2: Workforce Arturo Osorio, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, Rutgers Business School
Tennille McCoy, Assistant Commissioner, Human Capital Strategies, New Jersey Dept of Labor & Workforce Development
Brigette Eagan, Counsel, Human Resources Counseling & Compliance Group, Genova Burns
11:20 Panel 3: Sustainability Jay Soled, Professor, Rutgers Business School
Jens Molbak, Founder, New Impact
James Hughes, University Professor, Rutgers University
Jessica Gonzales, President InCharge, InCharged
12:00 Close Andrea Cunnell

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