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Our Education Team members can assist you with the following:

  • International Market Research – our overseas education specialists generate reports on the education sectors of target markets around the world. You can see three reports highlighted below, but you can also access more of them at in our Market Research Library under the Services section.
  • Recruitment Fairs – we can help you identify the right international education fairs for your institution.
  • Webinars – learn about the education sector in a market of interest without leaving your desk.
  • Virtual Education Events – showcase your school to a potential partner institution and/or agents using a powerpoint presentation live over the internet.
  • Gold Key Service – we will set up in-country meetings for you with possible partner educational institutions, identify qualified recruiting agents, find companies that require specialized training for their employees and/or connect you with the Ministry of Education.
  • Single School Promotion – we will organize an event featuring your institution/program and invite the country’s key players in the education sector.


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Detailed Event Information For Beijing International Book Fair Detailed Event Information For Beijing International Book Fair
Beijing International Book Fair -- Books/Periodicals
Location/Date: Beijing, China 09/19/2013 - 09/22/2013
Event Summary:
The Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) will be held in September 2013 in Beijing, PR China. BIBF is China's largest and most respected book fair with approximately 30,000 square meters of floor space and 1,200 participating companies. The exhibition covers books, special publications, periodicals, electronic publication and audio-video products. The U.S. Pavilion will offer prospective U.S. exhibitors the following services: streamlined booth arrangements, market entry counseling and logistics liaison with Chinese organizers. Assistance with setting up one-to-one meetings with prospective Chinese buyers is available for a separate fee.

Jing Qiu, Beijing
Commercial Specialist
Phone: (86-10) 8531 4157