IITI Calendar of Events

Keep up to date with all of the IITI activities and the international investment community goings-on throughout the state of Texas and the world. 


2019 Chinese New Year

Feb. 5th - 19th is the Year of the Pig. The last of the 12 zodiac symbols. In terms of the yin and yang, the pig is the yin and commonly known as the symbol of wealth. In regards to IITI, it means a great excuse to get together so stay tuned to find out what and where IITI is going to do to bring in the year of the Pig.

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IITI’s 2018 Holiday Happy Hour and Networking Event

Wednesday, December 5th 5:30 - 7:00 PM at Austin ArtSpace Gallery located at 7739 Northcross Drive, Suite Q in the shopping center. Attendees had holiday fun networking, catching up and a personal narrative tour of ArtSpace’s exhibit featuring original art from Austin military veterans. They learned the compelling stories behind the artwork from military veterans while enjoying some refreshments and networking with those involved in the foreign investment community. The event was sponsored by Mainstay Global and Austin Visual Arts Association (AVAA). Go to photos and recap to read and see more about the holiday cheer fest.


October 17th - 19th, Austin, TX

2018 Sino-Texas Business & Investment Forum 

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The Invest in Texas Initiative and Mainstay Global co-hosted the eight annual Sino-Texas Business & Investment Forum from Oct. 17th - 19th. The forum was held at the historic Texas State Capitol and the prestigious  University of Texas Exes center. Highlights included topic discussions on the China trade war and Investor Matchmaking opportunities.

The forum featured panel discussions regarding investing in high-tech, real estate and the current climate of foreign investment in the state of Texas. Chinese investors flew across the globe to meet with local business owners, incubators and real estate projects. Attendees were also treated to social events at The Grove, The Proper and Capital Factory and a guided tour of the LBJ Presidential Library.


September 19th - 28th, 2018

IITI China Multi-City Partners of Texas Tour 

IITI President and Mainstay Global Senior Partner Dandan Zou journeys to Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Changsha promoting the Texas investment landscape .



IITI hosts happy hours, business meeting and holiday events such as the Chinese new year and the U.S. holiday season. Stay tuned to IITI for the upcoming winter 2018 events.