• TN-China Network Blog


    Join TNCN and Nashville IBC for Discussion on Business Implications of China’s Party Congress

               China’s 19th Party Congress: Outcomes and Implications for Business Tuesday, November 28, 2017 8:30 – 10 a.m. CT Baker Donelson 211 Commerce Street – Event Center, 1st floor, Nashville, TN 37201   The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China ended on October 25th, resulting in President Xi formally […]

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    TNCN Holds Intercultural Communication Training with Foreign Students at Lipscomb Academy

    On August 28, 2017, to kick off the beginning of the fall semester of school, TN-China Network’s Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland held a training for incoming foreign students studying at Lipscomb Academy in Nashville. Coming from China, Korea, Vietnam, and other countries, the students face a variety of intercultural communication opportunities and challenges when integrating […]

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    Join TN-China Network for CHINA Town Hall events in Knoxville and Nashville Oct 24

    Join TN-China Network and 80+ communities across the United States in a national conversation on China, featuring an interactive webcast with Ambassador Susan Rice, moderated by Stephen A. Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and on-site discussions in both Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24, […]

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    Vanderbilt MBA Student Teams Offering China Business Analysis to Companies

    Does your company have a research need related to your business – or potential business – with China? For example, are you thinking of entering the China market and want to know about the market for your product?  Do you need to assess how strong the local China competitors are in your industry?  Do you […]

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    Time to Register for Non-Credit Chinese Classes This Fall

      Language schools across the state have opened registration for Fall 2017 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language and culture courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Beginner and Intermediate Level Adult Classes Time: Saturday, Aug. 12 – Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, 9:30am to 11:20am CT Location: Nashville Chinese School (NCS), H.G. Hill Middle […]

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    Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office Director Speaks to TNCN in Nashville

      On June 12, 2017, TN-China Network and the Nashville Area Chamber International Business Council held a luncheon discussion with Mr. Steve Barclay, Director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York. Over 35 people attended to hear Mr. Barclay speak about Hong Kong since its return to Chinese sovereignty and the […]

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    TNCN Visited Taiyuan and Chengdu with Sister Cities Delegation from Nashville and Franklin in May

      May 10 – 16, 2017, TN-China Network Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland traveled to Chengdu and Taiyuan, China, with a delegation from Nashville Sister Cities and the City of Franklin. 2017 marks Nashville’s 10th anniversary as a Sister City with Taiyuan in Shanxi Province. Franklin has a Friendly City relationship with a district named Chenghua, […]

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    Thank You to TN-China Network Members!

    Thank you to all of the TN-China Network (TNCN) members that have joined since we launched our new membership platform in the fall of 2016! The support of our members helps TNCN continue to provide quality educational events, networking opportunities, China business exchanges, online resources, consulting, training, and introductions across Tennessee. If you aren’t a […]

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    TNCN Luncheon with Director of Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office June 12

    A Luncheon Discussion with Steve Barclay Director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York   Hong Kong Under Chinese Sovereignty – Success or Failure?   Monday, June 12 11:30 am – 1:00 pm CT Frost Brown Todd Law Firm The Pinnacle at Symphony Place, 150 3rd Avenue South, Suite 1900 Nashville, […]

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    Registration Open for Chinese and English Classes in Nashville

      Tennessee Foreign Language Institute (TFLI) now has registration open for their upcoming summer-term Chinese classes, English classes for non-native speakers, their Language Instructor Fellowship Program, custom language classes for businesses, and more. Check out the links above for more details.

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