Local Events for Middle Tennessee:

Discover Healthcare Opportunities in Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta Region

When: April 15, 2014 6:00 pm CDT

Where: Your computer and telephone.

Cost: $75

Register: http://go.usa.gov/KXp3                           

The U.S. Commercial Service invites you to take part in our interactive webinar to Discover Healthcare Opportunities in Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta (YRD) Region! This will be a tremendous opportunity for American businesses to discover the booming markets for healthcare services (senior care), medical devices (components), and pharmaceuticals.

By participating in this webinar, you will gain valuable insight in the CHALLENGING yet NEW and EXCITING healthcare/medical device/pharmaceutical industries in China.


Webinar speakers include:

  • Emery Brautigan, GM of United Family Healthcare, Shanghai Market Hospitals and Clinics
  • Steven P. Crandall, VP and GM of Technomic Asia
  • Scott Williams, VP of AmCham Shanghai
  • Mark Spitalnik, Director of China Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing
  • Eric Wolff, Deputy Principal Commercial Officer

We look forward to hearing from you and working with you to export your quality goods and services to China

For More Information: Please contact Patrick Spence at patrick.spence@trade.gov or 615-736-2225

Deadline to Register: April 11, 2014

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


Wednesday, April 09, 2014 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Location: TSBDC @ Middle Tennessee State University, Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce, Murfreesboro


Thursday, April 10, 2014 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Progressive Bank Conference Room, Cookeville


Wednesday, May 21, 2014 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: TSBDC @ STCC Satellite Office, Memphis Renaissance Center, Memphis


Thursday, May 29, 2014 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: TSBDC @ Volunteer State Community College, Betty Gibson Hall, Gallatin, TN