Local Events for Middle Tennessee:

Australia Market Brief for Education, Healthcare & Tourism

When: September 25-26, 2014

Where: TSU Avon Williams Campus – September 25

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation – September 26

Cost: FREE!

Register: Healthcarepatrick.spence@trade.gov



The U.S. Department of Commerce (Nashville Export Assistance Center), with the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, and the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation will host Monique Roos, U.S. Consulate - Sydney, who will conduct a briefing, on how your organization can access the market in Australia. She is the Education, Healthcare & Tourism Sectors Specialist in Australia and will be available to answer your questions.


Ms. Monique Roos

Commercial Specialist

US Commercial Service

U.S. Department of Commerce | International Trade Administration

American Consulate General, Sydney

Level 59, MLC Centre, 19-29 Martin Place

Sydney NSW 2000 Australia

For More Information: Please contact Andrew Collier at andrew.collier@trade.gov or 615-736-2224.

TSBDC Export Boot Camp

Cost: FREE!

This seminar will provide the nuts and bolts of information needed to become a successful exporter. Topics will include how to identify markets for your products, how to finance your export transaction, and how to mitigate economic political and financial risks. This is a free seminar but reservations are required and available on-line at www.tsbdc.org or by calling 615-898-2745. Please arrive and sign in 10 minutes prior to the startup of the seminar


September 24, 2014 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM CST


Business Development Center/Hamilton Co.

100 Cherokee Blvd.

Chattanooga, TN 37405


October 2, 2014 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST


Knoxville Chamber of Commerce

17 Market Square

Knoxville, TN 37902


October 16, 2014 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM CST


Renaissance Business Center

555 Beale Street

Memphis, TN 38103


November 13, 2014 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM CST


TSU Avon Williams Campus

330 10th Avenue North

Nashville, TN 37203


December 4, 2014 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST


Knoxville Chamber of Commerce

17 Market Square

Knoxville, TN 37902