Education as an Export and Catalyst for Economic Development

Event Information

U.S. Department of Commerce


Thurs., May 4, 2023, 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Please join the U.S. International Trade Administration's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Travel and Tourism Mark Keam, the Commercial Service Knoxville, Study Tennessee and the District Export Council of Tennessee for a brief presentation and Q&A regarding the importance of education as an export and a net revenue generator for the local economy, as well as the role it can play as a partner in local economic and workforce development.

Representatives from Study Tennessee, the Commercial Service Knoxville and the District Export Council will be available to respond to your questions and provide contacts in your local community for forging connections as we work to brand Tennessee in the new global economy.


  • Jennifer Woods


  • 10:00 am EDT: Welcome and Introductions
  • 10:15 am EDT: Study Tennessee: Economic Impact of International Education and Your Partner in Economic and Workforce Development
  • 10:30 am EDT: The Tennessee District Export Council
  • 10:40 am EDT: Q&A Session


  • Free

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