On August 29, 2023, bwtech hosted a delegation from France for a forum on business relations between their country and Maryland. In attendance were members of the cyber security department of Universite du Picardie, representatives from the Maryland Department of Commerce, and potential candidates for Maryland’s Global Gateway Soft Landing Program.

Pictured above (not listed in order)

  • François Decoster, Vice-Président de la Région Hauts-de-France in charge of international relations
  • Gaëlle Devillaire, Director of international relations, Région HDF
  • Gilles Dequen, Vice-Président of Digital Studies, l’Université Picardie
  • Cyril Drocourt, Cybersecurity Department, Universite du Picardie
  • Brij Mohan Lal Srivastava, CEO, Nijta 
  • Andrew Kreinik, Senior Regional Manager for Europe, Maryland Department of Commerce
  • Mary Nitsch, director of Internatinoal Affairs, Maryland Office of the Secretary of State
  • Marjorie Cota, Directer of Entrepreneurial Services, bwtech
  • Aaron Miscenich, Executive Director, bwtech

We are looking forward to seeing these relationships deepen and bringing even more business to Maryland!