Emerging Issues

We keep our finger on the pulse of what’s new and what’s next that will impact business.

Initiatives

Civics Education -– Bringing a non-partisan group of leaders together for a focused conversation about the importance of civics education to the future success of our nation.

Fast Forward Event Series – Hosting events that are future-looking platforms to showcase people, companies, and innovations that are shaping how we live, work, and do business.

MBA Case Competition – Engaging the next generation of business leaders with our Washington MBA Summit and MBA Case Competition that challenges MBA students to develop solutions to some of business’s most pressing issues. 

Path Forward - Helping America prepare to restart the economy and get millions of people back to work.  

Sharing Solutions – A national hub to highlight workforce resources and showcase innovative solutions to fight the opioid crisis.

Food Truck Nation Report – Producing research on local policies and practices that generate economic growth and serve as a framework for city leaders.

Emerging Issues
24
Jun
Thursday
2:00PM
3:00PM
24
June
Thursday
2:00PM
3:00PM
U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark and WHO's Dr. Michael Ryan will discuss the global response to COVID-19, the current state of global vaccine distribution, how we are impacted by the rise in cases in other countries, and what American businesses can do to support the global recovery efforts.
Emerging Issues
24
Jun
Thursday
3:00PM
4:30PM
24
June
Thursday
3:00PM
4:30PM
For businesses across Tennessee, the opioid crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic are intersecting with each other with disastrous results. To help employers respond to these dual crises, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will host a virtual event on how Tennessee businesses and community leaders can respond.
Emerging Issues
28
Jun
Monday
2:00PM
3:00PM
28
June
Monday
2:00PM
3:00PM
For communities across the country, barber shops and hair salons play a critical role as micro-community centers—helping clients not only look and feel their best, but also facilitating important conversations on current events, politics, health, and more.