Recruitment fair - Belgrade EDUfair 2017

Date: March 11-12, 2017
Location: Belgrade, Serbia
Target Audience: Canadian education institutions at postsecondary level
Sector: Education

Our mission intends to continue with the coordination of the participation of Canadian post-secondary institutions in Belgrade EDUfair to be held in March 2017. After the 2010 participation as Guest of Honour in EDUfair and the continuing participation from 2011-2016, we expect further increase in number of student applications in the coming years. The mission is planning to coordinate again a Canada pavilion at Belgrade EDUfair assisted and guided by GAC/BBY. Over 110 local and foreign universities and colleges from 20 countries showcase their education offering to more than 100 000 future students from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Macedonia who have visited the Fair so far.

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
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet academic or research entities
  • 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
  • Product pitch to select audiences
  • Seminar

The Trade Commissioner, Olgica Marinković, is specializing in the education sector for the Serbian, Macedonian and Montenegrin 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.