EduCanada Fairs in Japan – Spring 2018

Date: March 16-17, 2018
Venue: Embassy of Canada to Japan (Tokyo)
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Target Audience: Canadian education institutions at all levels. Include provincial governments and education associations.
Sector: Education

Built on the success of previous EduCanada Fairs, the Embassy of Canada to Japan will organize the 2018 Spring EduCanada Fairs in the mid-March, 2018. The event will include the following activities:

  • Public Fairs and Information seminars
  • B2B Workshops and meetings (meetings with Japanese institutional      representative and study abroad agents)
  • Briefing with Academic Relations team in Tokyo (Trade commissioners      service)  (TCS)
  • Briefing with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
  • Briefing for agents and school counsellors by      TCS and IRCC
  • Networking opportunities with school      counsellors and agents

 

Event Schedule (subject to change):

Tokyo - Friday, March 16, 2018 (TBC)

Welcome Briefing for Canadian institutions

B2B meetings (one-on-one meetings with agents and school counsellors)

Recruitment fair (open to the general public)

 

Tokyo – Saturday, March 17, 2018 (TBC)

Recruitment fair (open to the general public)


Why your organization should participate:

  • Attract foreign students, inform parents and school counsellors
  • Develop a first-hand understanding of the opportunities and challenges of doing business in foreign markets
  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet foreign education institutions and/or organizations
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit
  • Seminar

The Trade Commissioner, Megumi Akiyama (Megumi.Akiyama@international.gc.ca) and TOKYO’s academic relations team, are specializing in the education sector for the Japan 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.