China Education Matters

Date: Sep 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Format: Seminar
Hosted By: BCCIE
Location: Room 1400-1410, SFU Harbour Centre
City: Vancouver, BC
Cost: Non-paid


With the uncertainties around diplomatic and trade relations between China and Canada it’s important we continue to discuss how the current environment is impacting international education and research collaboration between the two countries.

Come hear from the Visa and Education Consuls from the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Vancouver as they provide updates on visa policies and address concerns from our sector over student recruitment in China and bilateral educational exchanges.

Target audience:  K-12 schools and districts, EQA-designated post-secondary institutions and language schools in BC

Key takeaways

  • Meet with key officials from the Visa and Education Sections from the Chinese Consulate General in Vancouver
  • Learn about the latest visa policies for China
  • Hear the Chinese Education Consul perspectives on recruitment and educational cooperation opportunities between China and BC

Working agenda

1:30 p.m.          Registration

2:00 p.m.          Opening by BCCIE

2:10 p.m.          Presentations and Q&A

4:00 p.m.          End of event

Space is limited and registration is on a first-come first-served basis. Each district/school/institution can send up to three representatives. To register, please fill out the registration form by Friday, August 23, 2019. For more information, please contact