EduCanada ASEAN Tour – Fairs in Philippines

Date: October 11-14, 2019
Venue: TBC and Crowne Plaza
Location: Bonifacio Global City (TBC) and Ortigas, Philippines
Target Audience: All Canadian education institutions at the postsecondary and K-12 levels
Sector: Education

Following the success of its EduCanada Fairs in 2018, the Embassy of Canada in the Philippines is organizing a number of student recruitment events to target different markets in the Philippines:

  • Market briefing with the Trade Commissioner Service
  • Study Permit and Study Direct Stream (SDS) Briefing with Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
  • Two (2) Education Exhibits and Themed Information Seminars in two separate locations in Metro Manila
  • Agent Workshop
  • Agent B2B session
  • Networking Event with key education contacts, including potential institutional partners

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
  • 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
  • Learn more about the study permit and SDS processes in the Philippines

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit
  • Seminar

The Trade Commissioner, Marie Angela Cachuela, is specializing in the education sector for the Philippine 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.