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Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide team of education specialists is here to assist with your international outreach to students, potential partners, and agents. To find your local education specialist, please click on the link to the left titled “Local USDOC Offices”.

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.


For more about the Education Team and our services, please click here for our team flyer.

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Detailed Event Information For China Maritime Oil Spill Response Webinar Detailed Event Information For China Maritime Oil Spill Response Webinar
China Maritime Oil Spill Response Webinar -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Defense Industry Eq., Education/Training Services, Environmental Technologies, General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Pollution Control Eq., Water Resources Eq./Services
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Location/Date: Beijing, China 04/16/2013 - 04/16/2013
Event Summary:
A brief introduction to the China market for oil spill and disaster management response services, products and technologies. You will benefit from an overview of this fast growing industry, the level of Chinese government support, how projects and acquisitions are typically funded, future training and equipment needs, and what participants in the June 2013 “Sino-US Maritime Oil Spill and Emergency Response Management Seminar and Expo in Qingdao“ can expect to get out of the executive program. Event supported by the U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Embassy-Beijing (speaker), U.S. Trade and Development Agency, Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard as they introduce China's future training and equipment needs. More info:

Kellie Holloway-Jarman, Portland OR
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 503-326-3002
Joshua Halpern, Beijing
Commercial Officer
Phone: (86-10) 8531-4325
Hengyan Tian, Beijing
Commerce Specialist
Phone: 86 10 85314263