Canada-ASEAN Partnerships Forum
Sunday, November 26 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
As a key feature of the Canada-ASEAN Partnerships Forum, there will be multiple opportunities to meet, network and exchange information with key stakeholders from the Southeast Asian region. Learn country-specific sector insights and priorities with the objective of identifying and catalyzing meaningful opportunities for collaboration and engagement with Canada.
Speed Networking: Creating Crucial Contacts for SEED with Cambodia, Indonesia and Lao PDR
Monday, November 27 | 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Participants are welcome to join a dynamic speed networking session to meet and connect with international delegates from institutions in Cambodia, Indonesia and Lao PDR. Learn more about the Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) program that provides opportunities for students from ASEAN member states to conduct short-term student or research in Canadian post-secondary institutions in areas that contribute to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Suitable Development. View the list of the SEED 2023 Delegates from Cambodia, Indonesia, and Lao PDR.
The Canadian Trade Commissioner Services (TCS) – B2B Sessions
Tuesday, November 28 + Wednesday, November 29
Trade Commissioners Services (TCS) and their international delegations from Algeria, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Kenya, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Nigeria, the Philippines, Tanzania, and Ukraine will be attending the CBIE Annual Conference and can facilitate meetings between Canadian Education institutions and their foreign delegates who are attending this year’s conference. Appointments required. Please register your interest in participating in the TCS B2B sessions.
International Relations (IR-PLC) Breakfast Meeting
Tuesday, November 28 | 07:00 a.m. – 08:30 a.m
The International Relations Professional Learning Community (IR-PLC) invites all members to join us for an International Partnership Breakfast during the 2023 CBIE Annual Conference. This year, our breakfast session will offer a unique opportunity to meet, network, and exchange information with Trade Commissioners Services (TCS) and their international delegations from Algeria, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Kenya, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Nigeria, the Philippines, Tanzania, and Ukraine.
Building on the conversations from our recent virtual session with colleagues from TCS and Global Affairs Canada, this event will offer a space for International Relations Officers (IROs) to establish meaningful introductions and connections that can lead to further exploration and future collaborations. In short, join us for breakfast and partnership building if you are interested to:
- Start the day with hot coffee, warm food, and the wonderful company of our community;
- Meet with the IR-PLC Steering Committee members in person and learn more about our vision and activities;
- Connect and expand your network with the IR-PLC members and IROs across Canada; and
- Learn about the key priorities & opportunities for Canadian engagement from the Trade Commissioner Service representatives and international delegations.
ELAP Collaboration Mission Networking Session – Exploring Partnership Opportunities
Tuesday, November 28 | 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Meet delegates from the Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program Collaboration Mission at a speed networking session! You will have the opportunity to explore new partnerships with representatives from post-secondary institutions in Latin America and the Caribbean. Promote your institution, broaden your international network, and build institutional partnerships in the Americas. No registration required.