EduCanada Fair in Japan – Fall 2018

Date: November 02-04, 2018
Venue: Embassy of Canada to Japan (Tokyo) and Umeda Center Building 16F (Osaka)
Location: Tokyo and Osaka, 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 Fall EduCanada Fairs in the early November, 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:


Tokyo - Friday, November 2, 2018

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, November 3, 2018

Recruitment fair (open to the general public)


Osaka – Sunday, November 4, 2018

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

Trade Commissioners, (, ( 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.