“Is This Patriot Enough?”
A Conversation on Asian Identity and Anti-AAPI Hate

Join pioneering actor and social justice activist George Takei, and Army veteran and elected official Lee Wong for a conversation on Asian identity and anti-AAPI hate.

Anti-AAPI Hate


AAPI Education Series #2: From Tai Chi to Kung Fu, An Evolution of Self Defense Combat Skills

Join us for a preview of the education series presented by Midwest USA Chinese Chamber of Commerce. Today’s topic is: From Tai Chi to Kung Fu – An Evolution of Self Defense Combat Skills. Let’s find out what’s behind the difference between the two forms of martial arts or rather, philosophies.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Kung FuRegistration

Reshaping Trade in the Asia Pacific:
What’s Next for the Biden Administration?

Please join us for an FPLC special event with Wendy CutlerVice President of Asia Society and Former Acting Deputy US Trade Representative.

Wednesday, April 28 at 12PM (Noon) EST

Wendy Cutler is Vice President at the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) and the managing director of the Washington, D.C. office. In these roles, she focuses on building ASPI’s presence in the nation’s capital and on leading initiatives that address challenges related to trade, investment and innovation, as well as women’s empowerment in Asia.

She joined ASPI following an illustrious career of nearly three decades as a diplomat and negotiator in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), where she also served as Acting Deputy United States Trade Representative. During her USTR career, she worked on a range of bilateral, regional and multilateral trade negotiations and initiatives, including the US-Korea Free Trade Agreement, the Trans Pacific Partnership, US-China negotiations and the WTO Financial Services negotiations. She has published a series of ASPI papers on the Asian trade landscape, and serves as a regular media commentator on trade and investment developments in Asia and the world.

Cutler received her master’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and her bachelor’s degree from the George Washington University.


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Midwest USA Chinese Chamber of Commerce is committed to be your main resource for all China related matters! We create and stimulate opportunities, provide benefits and foster cooperation among all regional Midwest American and Chinese organizations. We arrange events and activities to promote trade and investments that lead to job creation.

Our feature events include:

  • Asian Financial Forum by Hong Kong Trade Development Council, January 2021
  • Canton Fair by the Ministry of Commerce of PRC, April and October 2021
  • Trade Winds by the Int’l Trade Administration (ITA), U.S. Department of Commerce, April 2021
  • China International Consumer Products Expo by the Ministry of Commerce of PRC, May 2021
  • China International Import Expo by the Ministry of Commerce of PRC, November 2021
  • China High Tech Fair by a panel of ministries and commissions of PRC, November 2021

Our participation in these events is designed to promote members and affilliated businesses from the Midwest USA to increase our exposure and gain market share in the highly competitive market.


China Import and Export Fair

China Import and Export Fair

Buyers and Suppliers Matching
Canton Fair Virtual

Friday, April 16, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

China Import and Export Fair, also known as Canton Fair, was established in 1957. Co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce of PRC and the People’s Government of Guangdong Province and organized by China Foreign Trade Centre, it is held every spring and autumn in Guangzhou, China. Canton Fair is a comprehensive international trading event with the longest history, the largest scale, the most complete product variety, the largest buyer attendance, the broadest distribution of buyers’ source country and the greatest business turnover in China.

Midwest businesses are welcome to join us in this webinar to learn about how to register and attend the Fair and use online resources to access suppliers and buyers from all over the world to succeed in your business.