Day One of the U S- China Manufacturing Symposium Kicked off at 8:30 this MorningMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Mar 27 2014 10:30 AM
DOTHAN: This morning the U S- China Manufacturing Symposium kicked off at 8: 40am. The ceremony started with Dothan Mayor Mike Schmitz welcoming everyone to the event.
The first speaker was Raymond Cheng founder and CEO of SoZo Group. He was followed by Alabama Governor Robert BENTLEY via Video Link. Governor Bentley welcomed everyone and thanked them for picking Alabama for the Symposium.
Businessman, philanthropist and Co-Chair of the Asia Society talked about the Right Place, Right Time and the Right People. This is what makes for great relations between the U S and China.
The Civic Center is filled with dignitaries from around Alabama and China. There is a large turnout for the Symposium.
The Symposium will continue all day and today’s festivities will end with International Foster Fest Kicking off at 6pm and running until around 10pm.