Recruitment Tour – EDUEXPOS - Colombia 2017

Date: March 24-April 02, 2017
Location: Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Medellin, Pereira, Bogota, Colombia
Target Audience: K-12 students, secondary students, post-secondary students, students - all levels, ESL/FSL, parents, post-secondary institutions, education agents, guidance counsellors, professionals in international education
Sector: Education

The Latin America region is an increasingly important markets for Canadian institutions, and interest in studying in Canada is growing rapidly among students from Latin America. Activities on the tour have been designed to assist Canadian institutions in their promotion efforts by:

  • Building awareness about education in Canada;
  • Attracting a high calibre of students to the events through targeted promotion; and
  • Facilitating linkages with educational institutions and reputable agents in the countries visited.

EDUEXPOS Tour - Fair Dates:

Panama Panama City March 22, 2017 Colombia Barranquilla March 24, 2017 Colombia Medellin March 26, 2017 Colombia Bucaramanga March 28, 2017 Colombia Pereira March 30, 2017 Colombia Bogota April 1 & 2, 2017 Ecuador Quito April 4, 2017 Peru Lima April 6, 2017 Chile Santiago April 8, 2017 Argentina Buenos Aires April 10, 2017

Why your organization should participate:

  • Attract foreign students, inform parents and school counsellors
  • Meet academic or research entities
  • Meet foreign education institutions and/or organizations
  • Participate in networking events
  • Pitch your product /service to selected audiences
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Pavilion/exhibit

The Trade Commissioner, Francois Payeur, is specializing in the education sector for the Colombia market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.

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