Welcome to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Education Team page. This website is your resource for market research reports, international student recruitment events, and study consortia information.

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 75 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 Education Specialists”.

Our Education Team members can assist you with the following:

  • International Market Research – please refer to the report on the left side of the page entitled “Resource Guide 2018”.
  • 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.


Event Highlight: Opportunity to Meet with Commerce’s Overseas Education Specialists at NAFSA 2018

U.S. Educators are invited to meet with U.S. Commercial Service Education Specialists from China, India, Kazakhstan, Mexico, and Ukraine to discuss market potential and issues regarding international student recruitment. This year, we are pleased to offer meetings with an official from Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) to discuss research and deemed exports (more information available here… (

Meetings will be limited to 20 minutes and available on a first come, first served basis. To register for these meetings, please go to this website…


For more about the Education Team and our services, please click here for our team flyer. If you are interested in the Global Education Team programs and services, please fill out the Educational Institution Questionnaire and submit to your local Education Trade Specialist.

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Detailed Event Information For 2018 NAB Show Detailed Event Information For 2018 NAB Show
2018 NAB Show -- Audio/Visual Eq., Consumer Electronics, Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Films/Videos, Information Services, Photographic Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Telecommunications Services
Location/Date: Las Vegas, NV, United States 04/09/2018 - 04/12/2018
Event Summary:
The 2018 NAB Show will be the 95th consecutive NAB event. NAB Show, held annually in Las Vegas, is the world's largest and most important media and entertainment event on earth and is focused on the creation of content, the management of content and the delivery of content to multiple platforms and devices. With over 100,000 attendees from over 165 countries, more than 1,800 exhibiting companies from around the world and offering 500+ educational sessions, NAB Show fosters the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embraces content delivery to new devices in new ways. It provides the essential technologies, education and partnerships to lead US companies focused on the global marketplace. NAB Show attracts a broad cross-section of professionals from all areas of the media and entertainment industries and supports business needs for engineering, production, prost-production, management, sales, marketing, policy, regulations and emerging technologies. In addition to the National Association of Broadcasters, there are many partner organizations that provide support and expertise through conference programming and make NAB Show a true all-industry event. It is the world's single most comprehensive B2B event for the media & entertainment ,industry nd the ultimate opportunity to take advantage of export potential , global brand enhancement/awareness and to explore international new business opportunities. Attendees representing every sector of the industry will be there. Broadcast, Digital Media, Film, Entertainment, Telecom, Post-Production, Education, Houses of Worship, Advertising, Retail, Military/government, Security, Sports, IT and more converge in Las Vegas for six days to explore the latest business solutions for next -generation content.

Margaret Cassilly, National Association of Broadcasters

Phone: 202-429-3189
Gemal Brangman, Trade Event Programs
Supervisory International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-3773

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