Global Nashville with Karl Dean

Our interview series hosted by former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean made the transition from traditional Podcast to Webinar and has a spot on your calendar every other Tuesday evening at 7pm CT. Mayor Dean talks with community leaders representing business, diplomacy, NGOs, cultural organizations, New Americans and others, all voices with a perspective on Nashville as a global city.

Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Dec 8

Chief Operating Officer Kate Burke who oversaw the relocation of AB’s New York office to Nashville joined former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7pm CT on our “Global Nashville with Karl Dean” Webinar to talk about: the choice of Nashville for its corporate expansion, the company’s international operations, and its...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Nov 10

Nashville is home to the largest Kurdish community in the United States. Join us for this conversation examining the fabric of our neighbors in this community. Nawzad Hawrami is Vice President and a founding Board Member of the Salahadeen Center in Nashville. He serves as the Center’s office manager. Hawrami emigrated from Iraqi Kurdistan to...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Sep 29 | Guest: David Plazas

Global Nashville with Karl Dean Karl Dean, former Nashville Mayor talks with community leaders about the things that make Nashville a global city. Join Mayor Dean for a conversation with David Plazas, Opinion and Engagement Director for the USA TODAY Network newsrooms in Tennessee and The Tennessean, as they talk about community issues in the...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean – YPs of Nashville | Sep 15

Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean hosts a conversation with Bronte Prins and Mary Love Richardson, members of the Board of the Tennessee World Affairs Council, about the Global Young Professionals group. Join them for a conversation about the activities of the group including the Fall YP calendar. Follow up the Webinar with a meeting with...
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Global Nashville, Karl Dean Talks with Lord Mayor of Sister City Belfast | Jul 7

Global Nashville with Karl Dean Lord Mayor of Belfast – A Sister City of Nashville Right Honourable, the Lord Mayor, Alderman Frank McCoubrey Host Karl Dean, Former Mayor of Nashville and Member of the Board, TNWAC with John Greer Belfast Council Economic Development Director Áine Mallaghan VP – International Development, Invest Northern Ireland John M....
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Webinar | Global Nashville, Karl Dean Talks with Sister Cities | June 23

The Tennessee World Affairs Council invites you to the Global Nashville with Karl Dean Webinar Tuesday, June 23, 2020 – 7:00 PM CT Conversations with Nashville Leaders  Staff and Board Members from Sister Cities of Nashville Sarah Lingo, Executive Director Dr. Marieta Velikova, PhD, Member of the Board Claire Coleman, Director of Student Exchanges With...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Nashville’s Economic Future | Jun 9

 Designing an Economic Model for Nashville as a city of the Future Join former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean in his conversation with Amr El-Husseini, entrepreneur, venture capitalist, consultant, and business leader in what will be a stimulating conversation about the future of Nashville’s economy in the wake of current global events. As founder and...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Nashville & Covid-19 |

Karl Dean, former Nashville Mayor talks with Dr. James Hildreth about the Covid-19 global pandemic. James E.K. Hildreth, Ph.D., M.D. is the 12th president and chief executive officer of Meharry Medical College, the nation’s largest private, independent historically black academic health sciences center. He was born and raised in Camden, Arkansas. In 1975, he began...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean: Conversation with Doug Kreulen, Pres. & CEO Nashville Airports | May 13

This week former Mayor Dean will talk with Doug Kreulen, the head of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) which overseas Nashville International Airport (BNA) and John C. Tune airport. They will talk about Doug’s background including his career in the US Air Force; the BNA Vision project; the damage at Tune airport from the...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean: Conversation with Sean Henry, Predators President & CEO | Apr 28

This episode of former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean’s conversations with community leaders featured Sean Henry, Nashville Predators President and CEO, with co-host Pat Ryan, TNWAC President. Karl asked Sean about his background and the experiences he has brought to the Predators organization. They talked about the situation for the Predators and Bridgestone arena as a...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Nashville Chamber’s Ralph Schulz | Apr 14

In this episode Karl Dean, former Nashville Mayor, talks with Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce CEO Ralph Schulz about the business environment in Nashville during this time of pandemic. What sectors are impacted the most and in what ways? How has the global economy and business relocations that are important to the region be affected?...
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Global Nashville with Karl Dean | Apr 7

A conversation on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in Nashville and around the world and the TNWAC pivot to digital global awareness programs With Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean Amb Charles Bowers, USFS(Ret) Jim Shepherd, Chairman, TNWAC Board John Scannapieco, Chair Baker Donelson Global Business Team LCDR Patrick Ryan, USN(Ret) Today, we’re going to...
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