• TN-China Network Blog


    “Great Networking Opportunity & Informative Discussions” at Inaugural TNCN Annual Meeting

    On March 28, 2019, nearly 80 people joined TN-China Network (TNCN) in Nashville for our inaugural annual meeting Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. The lively and interactive event began with an update from TNCN Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland on the progress TNCN has made since our founding in 2014. In 2018 alone, over 530 […]

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    China Experts to Lead Networking Discussions at TNCN Annual Meeting March 28

      Hearing from high-profile executives and getting updated on the latest in the US-China and TN-China business relationships will be at the top of the agenda for the inaugural TN-China Network (TNCN) annual meeting in Nashville on March 28, 2019, Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. After the executive business panel, however, attendees will be […]

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    Photos and Readout from TNCN’s Knoxville China Business Experts Roundtable

    On October 3, 2018, TN-China Network held in Knoxville a China Business Experts Roundtable on the Status of US-China Trade and Investment. Nearly 50 people attended the Roundtable, which was held in partnership with the the University of Tennessee-Knoxville Confucius Institute, Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, and the US Commercial Service. For a readout of the […]

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    Thank You to New and Renewing TNCN Members and Sponsors for Q4 2018!

    Thank you to all of the new and renewing TN-China Network (TNCN) Members and Sponsors that joined TNCN in the fourth quarter of 2018! Your support helps companies across Tennessee to boost their business with China and aids Tennessee communities in attracting and retaining Chinese investment. Together we can create more China-related jobs right here in […]

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    Registration for Non-Credit Chinese Classes for Spring 2019 Now Open

    Language schools across the state have opened registration for Spring 2019 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language and culture courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee    Nashville   Chinese Beginning 1.1 Organizer: Tennessee Language Center Time: Thursdays, January 10 – March 14, 2019, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm CT Price: $325 Course Details: […]

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    CHINA Town Hall Events Featuring Webinar with Condoleezza Rice in Nashville and Knoxville Oct 9

      CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections Tuesday, October 9, 2018   Presenting an Exclusive National Webcast Secretary Condoleezza Rice   Join communities across the United States in a national conversation on China Tuesday, October 9, 2018. The event will feature an interactive webcast with Secretary Condoleezza Rice followed by on-site discussions with local […]

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    Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival Events Across Tennessee

    One of China’s most important annual holidays, Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as Moon Festival or 中秋节) this year takes place on Monday, September 24th (the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar). Across Tennessee in mid- to late-September, Chinese-American communities will be celebrating the festival. Below is a listing of several of […]

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    Hear From China Business Experts on the Status of US-China Trade and Investment, in Knoxville Oct 3

        China Business Experts Roundtable: Status of US-China Trade and Investment   Wednesday, October 3, 2018 8:00 – 10:00 am at the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce   With trade between Tennessee and China hitting $26.2 billion in 2017 and cumulative Chinese investment into Tennessee reaching $621 million in Q2 2018, Tennessee businesses are integrated […]

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    Time to Register for Non-Credit Chinese Classes This Fall 2018

    Language schools across the state have opened registration for Adult Fall 2018 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Beginner and Intermediate Level Adult Classes Organizer: The Nashville Chinese School (NCS) Time: Saturday, Aug. 11 – Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 Price: Adults $370.00 (tuition $305 + facility fee $65) Course […]

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    TNCN Executive Director Completes Economic Development Training

      TN-China Network (TNCN) is pleased to announce that in May 2018 Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland completed the 12th Annual Tennessee Basic Economic Development Course (TBEDC) through the University of Tennessee’s Center for Industrial Services (UTCIS) in Nashville, TN. Elizabeth would like to thank Mike Vaughn, CEO of Hyalynx, for sponsoring her attendance at the […]

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