International leaders learn about opportunities in the Valley

The dignitaries walk around Imperial Valley College campus during their visit on Thursday as part of the fifth Americas Competitiveness Exchange. EDWIN DELGADO PHOTO

On Thursday, 49 representatives from 24 countries had the opportunity to tour parts of Imperial County as part of the fifth annual Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

The distinguished guests had the opportunity to explore, during their visit, the Calexico East Port of Entry, Imperial Valley College, San Diego State University campus in Brawley and the Energy Source facilities in Calipatria.

Staff Writer Edwin Delgado can be reached at or 760-337-3440.

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