BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Recently, the Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) announced that the 2020 “BizFest,” for Somerset County small businesses and residents will be held virtually on Thursday, June 18, 2020 from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M as the SCBP’s first major virtual event in its history.

To continue the tradition of Somerset County's largest business trade show and networking event, the “Virtual BizFest” will offer a full day of networking, educational, and webinar-based events, including these very special health-related webinars, all open and free of charge to the community. These webinars include:

8:00 A.M to 8:30 A.M. - Tips to Make You Smile While Working Remotely                      

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Join Delta Dental and Uncle Larry for a fun and engaging session on best practices working from home and hosting Zoom meetings; importance of being positive and smiling; and how this is connected to one’s oral and overall health.

10:00 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. – Senior Living Options in a Post COVID-19 World

Health Village Retirement Community representative Melissa Nichols, will discuss the different senior living options that exist and the benefits and disadvantages of each in a post-COVID-19 world.  

12:30 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. – NJ Life Sciences and the Fight Against COVID-19

Learn about New Jersey’s life science companies’ efforts in the fight against COVID-19, including the development of new medicines and vaccines and donations of medicines and supplies to help patients and first responders.

3:00 P.M. to 3:30 P.M. – Atlantic Health Local Updates and Direct-to Employer-Services

Atlantic Health System delivers a 2-part presentation that includes updates on new services now readily available in your community and the latest developments in direct-to-employer health services. This includes: “Now in your backyard” – updates on the latest Atlantic Health System services in your area and the new joint venture with Hunterdon Healthcare

Employer Solutions for Today and Tomorrow – ever wonder what the future of direct-to-employer health services looks like?  We provide insight into the changing landscape of solutions for all sized employers.

Related: COVID-19 Clinical Research Study Underway at Atlantic Health System, Including Immune Response Study

5:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. – Partner with Profile by Sanford

Profile by Sanford is the nutrition, activity, and lifestyle health coaching program created by doctors and researchers from Sanford Health. The program is designed to take the guesswork out of healthy living by offering a turnkey wellness solution for employees.

Attendance is free for these events with registration required at www.scbp.org/bizfest/.