Innovators series presents “Manufacturing in Connecticut: Alive, Striving and Thriving” on Wednesday, February 5 at the University of Bridgeport

The University of Bridgeport’s Innovator series continues on Wednesday, February 5 with “Manufacturing in Connecticut: Alive, Striving, and Thriving,” a panel discussion moderated by Jonathan Winkel, member of the Governor Dannel P. Malloy’s Commission on Connecticut’s Future.

A wine-and-cheese reception will precede the event at 5:30 p.m. at the Arnold Bernhard Center, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport. The panel discussion follows at 6 p.m.

Innovators events are free and open to the public.

Expert speakers include Ken Lisk, CEO, Lacey Manufacturing; Kathy Saint, Owner, Schwerdtle Stamp; and Dave Kelly, general manager at NPI Medical in Shelton.

Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625,