Education fair and school visits in Malaysia (part of the EduCanada ASEAN Recruitment Tour)

Date: February 20-25, 2017
Location: Kuala Lumpur and Penang, Malaysia
Target Audience: Canadian education institutions at the postsecondary level
Sector: Education

The five-day tour will include visits to top local and international schools in both Penang and Kuala Lumpur, as well as participation to the annual Study in Canada Fair in Kuala Lumpur.  It will provide an opportunity for Canadian education institutions to present the study programs offered and meet with students and teachers to build awareness.


Why your organization should participate:

  • Attract foreign students, inform parents and school counsellors
  • Compare your product/service with international competitors
  • 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 academic or research entities
  • 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
  • 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

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Site visits

The Trade Commissioner, Bethany Tien is specializing in the Education sector for the Malaysia 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.