List of Trade Events Abroad

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Events 2016 | 2017

Event TitleDatesCityCountrySector
Recruitment Fair or Tour – China Education Expo 2016October 22-30Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, ShanghaiChinaEducation

ICT Mission to MexicoOctober 24-28Mexico City, Monterrey and/or GuadalajaraMexicoInformation and Communications Technologies

Canadian Cleantech & Green Building Trade Mission to Hong KongOctober 26-29Hong KongHong Kong, SARSustainable Technologies

ICT in Education Conference 2016October 26-28Ocho RiosJamaicaEducation, Information and Communications Technologies

Góndola - Retail ExpertsOctober 26-28CartagenaColombiaAgriculture and Processed Foods, Consumer Products

Game ConnectionOctober 26-28ParisFranceInformation and Communications Technologies

Recruitment Tour - 2016 Caribbean Regional Education Tour - Canada Education Fair in BarbadosOctober 28-30BridgetownBarbadosEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Middle East Tour - United Arab Emirates (UAE)October 30-November 02Abu Dhabi and DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesEducation

Incoming ICT mission Dominican Republic – Costa Rica (Santo Domingo & San José) - October 31- November 4, 2016October 31-November 04Costa RicaInformation and Communications Technologies

FIHAV 2016 Havana International FairOctober 31-November 04HavanaCubaAgriculture and Processed Foods, Life Sciences

Gaudeamus Brno 2016November 01-04BrnoCzech RepublicEducation

U.S. Private Label Webinar with MMINovember 01U.S.A.Agriculture and Processed Foods

Cummins Innovation DayNovember 01ColumbusU.S.A.Information and Communications Technologies

Recruitment Tour - 2016 Caribbean Regional Education Tour - Canada Education Fair in St. LuciaNovember 01-02CastriesSaint LuciaEducation

Recruitment Fair - Study in Canada Fairs, JapanNovember 02-05Tokyo and OsakaJapanEducation

Recruitment Fair Study in Canada Fair in Rome and Milan, ItalyNovember 02-05Rome and MilanItalyEducation

Aruba College Fair 2016November 04-05OranjestadArubaEducation

Recruitment Tour - 2016 Caribbean Regional Education Tour - Canada Education Fair in Trinidad and TobagoNovember 04-06Port of SpainTrinidad and TobagoEducation

SeafexNovember 07-09DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesFish and Seafood

Web SummitNovember 07-10LisbonPortugalInformation and Communications Technologies

Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conferences (ADIPEC)November 07-10Abu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesOil and Gas

Speciality Food FestivalNovember 07-09DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesConsumer Products

Recruitment Tour - 2016 Caribbean Regional Education Tour - Canada Education Fair in JamaicaNovember 07-11Kingston and Montego BayJamaicaEducation

Curaçao Study and Career Fair 2016November 07-11CuraçaoNetherlands AntillesEducation

Senegal Mining Conference and Exhibition (SIM)November 08-10DakarSenegalMining, Oil and Gas

ICT Business Mission to Central EuropeNovember 11-16November 11: Prague, Czech Republic | November 12-13: Private weekend | November 14: Brno, Czech Republic | November 15: Budapest, Hungary | November 16: Zagreb, CroatiaCzech RepublicInformation and Communications Technologies

Partnership Event - Office of Civil Service Commission (OCSC) International Education Expo 2016November 12-13BangkokThailandEducation

Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) ShowNovember 13-15ChicagoU.S.A.Agriculture and Processed Foods

Canada Pavilion at the Private Label Manufacturers Association ShowNovember 13-15ChicagoU.S.A.Agriculture and Processed Foods

METS-Marine Equipment Trade ShowNovember 15-17NetherlandsOcean Technologies

Recruitment Tour - 2016 Caribbean Regional Education Tour - Canada Education Fair in BahamasNovember 16-18NassauBahamasEducation

European Bioenergy Future 2016 Aebiom ConferenceNovember 16-17BrusselsBelgiumSustainable Technologies

SelectCanada Graduate Studies Roadshow in Chengdu and ChongqingNovember 16-17Chengdu and ChongqingChinaEducation

SACO StockholmNovember 17-18StockholmSwedenEducation

Partnership Event - the 31st TIECA Study Abroad ExpoNovember 19BangkokThailandEducation

Recruitment Fair or Tour – PhD Workshop China 2016November 19-22Beijing, ShanghaiChinaEducation

Recruitment Tour : EduCanada MBA Showcase TourNovember 19-26Delhi, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Bangalore and MumbaiIndiaEducation

Internet of Things World (Europe)November 20-22DublinIrelandInformation and Communications Technologies

Big 5 International Building and Construction showNovember 21-24DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesInfrastructure

ICT Opportunities in Luxembourg and its Greater RegionNovember 22-23Luxembourg-Kirchberg, LuxembourgLuxembourgInformation and Communications Technologies

MSGBC Basin Summit and ExhibitionNovember 23-24DakarSenegalOil and Gas

Master and More fair BerlinNovember 24BerlinGermanyEducation

Recruitment Fair – The Go Abroad FairNovember 25-26UtrechtNetherlandsEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada North Africa Tour - TunisiaNovember 25-26TunisTunisiaEducation

The Budapest Water Summit 2016November 28-30BudapestHungarySustainable Technologies

HIE - Health ingredients Europe, Natural ingredientsNovember 29-December 01FrankfurtGermanyAgriculture and Processed Foods

Partnership Event - Studia Fair 2016November 29-30HelsinkiFinlandEducation

Aeromart Toulouse 2016November 29-December 01ToulouseFranceAerospace

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada North Africa Tour - AlgeriaNovember 29-30AlgiersAlgeriaEducation

PRO EducoNovember 29-December 01KosiceSlovak RepublicEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada North Africa Tour - MoroccoDecember 02-04Casablanca and MarrakeshMoroccoEducation

Recruitment Fair - Campus Abroad FairDecember 02-04EbeneMauritiusEducation

Heavy Oil International Conference and Exhibition in Kuwait (HOCE 2016)December 06-08Kuwait CityKuwaitOil and Gas

Events 2017

Event TitleDatesCityCountrySector
Silicon Valley Delegation to CES 2017January 04-08Las VegasU.S.A.Information and Communications Technologies

International Builders' Show 2017January 10-12OrlandoU.S.A.Forestry and Wood Products, Infrastructure

StudyTravel Alphe ConferencesJanuary 13-15MálagaSpainEducation

World Future Energy Summit 2017January 16-19Abu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesSustainable Technologies

BAU MunichJanuary 16-21MunichGermanyForestry and Wood Products

EDUCATIO Exhibition and Recruitment FairJanuary 19-21BudapestHungaryEducation

Recruitment fair - KUB EDUCO 2017 International LanguageJanuary 20-21PodgoricaMontenegroEducation

Recruitment fair - KUB EDUCO 2017 International Language and Educational WorkshopJanuary 20-21BelgradeSerbiaEducation

SIRHAJanuary 21-25LyonFranceAgriculture and Processed Foods

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – GhanaJanuary 23-24AccraGhanaEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – NigeriaJanuary 25-28Abuja and LagosNigeriaEducation

Gaudeamus Prague 2017January 25-26PragueCzech RepublicEducation

Salon L’Etudiant « Partir étudier à l’étranger »January 28-29ParisFranceEducation

Open Doors Event:  “Study in Canada”January 30ParisFranceEducation

Arab HealthJanuary 30-February 02DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesLife Sciences

ASEAN Education ToursJanuary 31-February 02Kuala Belait and Brunei MuaraBrunei DarussalamEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – KenyaFebruary 03-04NairobiKenyaEducation

Studyrama 2017 Geneva February 4 Focus on Education in Canada Information session, February 3February 03-04GenevaSwitzerlandEducation

Recruitment Tour – EduCanada in Mexico – Winter 2017February 05-17Mexico, Querétaro, León, San Luis Potosí, Guadalajara, Monterrey, ChihuahuaMexicoEducation

The Dawn Education Expo 2017February 06-14Karachi, Lahore, IslamabadPakistanEducation

Study in Canada School Visits 2017February 06-08ManilaPhilippinesEducation

Fruit LogisticaFebruary 08-10BerlinGermanyAgriculture and Processed Foods

MRO Middle EastFebruary 08-09DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesAerospace

Recruitment Fair - Study in Canada FairsFebruary 10-13East Java / DKI JakartaIndonesiaEducation

Recruitment Fair - OVECFebruary 11-13Flying Dodo BagatelleMauritiusEducation

Recruitment Fair - OVECFebruary 11-13MokaMauritiusEducation

Dublin Tech SummitFebruary 15-16DublinIrelandInformation and Communications Technologies

Biofach – World´s Leading Trade Fair for Organic FoodFebruary 15-18NurembergGermanyAgriculture and Processed Foods

Education Fair and school visits in Singapore (part of the ASEAN tour)February 16-17SingaporeSingaporeEducation

Partnership event - Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) Annual ConferenceFebruary 19-22Washington, DCU.S.A.Education

IDEX 2017February 19-23Abu DhabiUnited Arab EmiratesDefence and Security

Education fair and school visits in Malaysia (part of the EduCanada ASEAN Recruitment Tour)February 20-25Kuala Lumpur and PenangMalaysiaEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – SenegalFebruary 21-22DakarSenegalEducation

Recruitment Fair - International Education Fair SKOLA 2017February 24-26RigaLatviaEducation

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – Côte d’IvoireFebruary 24-25AbidjanCote d'IvoireEducation

International Agricultural Trade ShowFebruary 25-March 05ParisFranceAgriculture and Processed Foods

SIMAFebruary 26-March 02ParisFranceAgriculture and Processed Foods

GulfoodFebruary 26-March 02DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesConsumer Products

Game Developers Conference (GDC)February 27-March 03San FranciscoU.S.A.Information and Communications Technologies

Mobile World Congress 2017February 27-March 02BarcelonaSpainInformation and Communications Technologies

Recruitment Tour - EduCanada Africa Tour 2017 – CameroonFebruary 27-March 02DoualaCameroonEducation

Partnership Event – Success Canada Spring Forum 2017March 05BangkokThailandEducation

Explore Canada 2017March 06-10Medellin, Cali and BogotaColombiaEducation

Dubai Wood ShowMarch 07-09DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesConsumer Products, Forestry and Wood Products

MADE 2017March 08-11ItalyInfrastructure

Nairobi International Education FairMarch 09-12NairobiKenyaEducation

CEI Education Spring Fairs 2017March 09-12Danang, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh CityVietnamEducation

Recruitment fair - Belgrade EDUfair 2017March 11-12BelgradeSerbiaEducation

Recruitment Tour - SelectCanada Canadian Universities Mission to Southwest China 2017March 13-18Chongqing, Chengdu, Mianyang, Kunming and GuiyangChinaEducation

Recruitment Fair - Study in Canada Fair, JapanMarch 17-18TokyoJapanEducation

ProWein – International Trade Fair for Wines and SpiritsMarch 19-21DuesseldorfGermanyAgriculture and Processed Foods

Signature Event - Asia-Pacific Association for International Education Conference (APAIE)March 20-23KaohsiungTaiwanEducation

IDS International Dental Trade FairMarch 21-25CologneGermanyLife Sciences

Recruitment Tour – EDUEXPOS - Colombia 2017March 24-April 02Barranquilla, Bucaramanga, Medellin, Pereira, BogotaColombiaEducation

Recruitment Fair or Tour – China International Education Exhibition Tour 2017March 25-April 09Beijing, Shanghai and various citiesChinaEducation

AgraMEApril 10-12DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesAgriculture and Processed Foods

SEG – Seafood Expo GlobalApril 25-27BrusselsBelgiumAgriculture and Processed Foods

conhIT - connecting Healthcare ITApril 25-27BerlinGermanyLife Sciences

International Paris Air Show (Paris-Le Bourget)June 19-25FranceAerospace

Medica – World´s Leading Medical Trade Fair Parallel to Medica: Compamed – International leading specialist trade fair for suppliers of medical technologyNovember 14-17DüsseldorfGermanyLife Sciences