• 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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    Manufacturing Day: Inspiring the Next Generation of Skilled Workers

    Manufacturing Day (MFG Day) offers students, educators, businesspeople, media, and professionals of all types an inside look into modern manufacturing. With an aim to support manufacturers, improve the public perception of manufacturing, and inspire the next generation of skilled workers, MFG Day draws attention to the social and economic significance of manufacturing all over the […]

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    Companies from Across Middle and East TN Attend China Business Experts Roundtable August 9

      Companies from across middle and east Tennessee attended the China Business Experts Roundtable on August 9, 2017. Hosted by TN-China Network and Georgia China Alliance, the event provided a great networking and learning opportunity for attendees and panelists alike. Over 40 people participated in the event, including senior executives from manufacturing, exporting, and importing […]

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    Innovate Manufacturing Receives $20,000 Manufacturing Skills Grant

      On October 21, 2016, Innovate Manufacturing in Knoxville announced that they have been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Development Corporation of Knox County to ease the financial burden of relocating engineers and technicians from China to train Innovate’s Knoxville team. The announcement was made at Innovate’s one-year anniversary open house (photo above). According […]

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    Seeking Hosts for Chinese Delegation to Knoxville in January

    Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville will be hosting a Chinese delegation January 9-20, 2017, and is seeking volunteers willing to host delegation members for dinner in their home.   The delegation will consist of 55 people visiting the US from Jiangsu Province in China, but the group will be divided into smaller groups for the […]

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    EVENTS UPDATE: USDA Acting Deputy Secretary Discusses TPP in Memphis June 27, and Other Upcoming Trade/China Events

    See below for a list of trade- and China-related events taking place across Tennessee in the coming months.   West Tennessee  Memphis   White House Business Council Briefing on Trans-Pacific Partnership Time:  Monday, June 27, 2016, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. CT Location: Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave #2000, Memphis, TN 38103 Price: Free Organizer: Baker Donelson […]

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