What sort of events would you like the group to organise? For example, would you like structured meetups with definite learning goals? Do you just want a chance to chat informally with other people in Mandarin?
just looking for conversation
If we can get professional Chinese teachers to provide some group tuition at our events would you be willing to contribute something to pay their fees? If so, how much would you be willing to pay?
not particularly interested
Are you using a Mandarin textbook as part of your studies? If so, which one?
China Panorama, vol. 3
Experiencing Chinese: Business Communication
I am an investor and lawyer involved in China business.