EduCanada Middle East Tour – UAE

Date: October 28-30, 2018
Venue: to be confirmed
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sector: Education

Global Affairs Canada is pleased to invite eligible Canadian institutions to participate in the 2018 edition of the EduCanada Fairs across the Middle East and Gulf region.

These fairs are designed to allow Canadian educational institution representatives to meet potential students and their parents, educational agents and institutional representatives throughout the region.

The Canadian Embassies in the Middle East and Gulf region will be providing clients with customized services and organizing market briefings, business-to-business meetings and side events.

Please note that this event is part of the EduCanada Middle East Tour taking place in the following countries:


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 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
  • 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
  • Site visits

The Trade Commissioner, Mabelle Sawaqed, is specializing in the education sector for the UAE 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.