IFARHU Fair – Colón

Date: July 04, 2017
Venue: TBC
Location: Colón, Panama
Target Audience: Canadian education institutions at all levels
Sector: Education

The Central American region is an increasingly important market for Canadian institutions, and interest in studying in Canada is growing rapidly among Panamanian students. This IFARHU Fair and planned side activities 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.

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
  • 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
  • Pavilion/exhibit

The Trade Commissioner, Michael.Redenbach@international.gc.ca, is specializing in the education sector for the Panamanian 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.