Let Pakistan’s brightest students take your institute to new heights
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is a unique higher education platform, specially conceived to facilitate the enrolment of Pakistani students in universities and institutes of higher learning.
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is organised by DAWN, Pakistan’s leading English language newspaper, read by the country’s most influential consumer segments. DAWN is also recommended reading in the finest schools and colleges throughout Pakistan, and it is from this select body of schools that the DAWN EDUCATION EXPO draws its maximum student participation, thereby ensuring exceptional quality.
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is organised with the specific objective of helping institutes of higher learning reach a national cross section of Pakistani students who have the qualifications and the means to contemplate further education in Pakistan or abroad.
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is held at a critical juncture (late February) – when students have received their final results and are making their final choices regarding the institute they will choose for their higher studies.
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 has a proven track record of success. In 2009, DAWN EDUCATION EXPO was held in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. It attracted an audience of over 20,000 top achieving students. Many universities and higher education institutes participating from Pakistan, Australia, France, Germany, Singapore, the UAE, the UK and the USA, the 2009 event was a resounding success.
DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 offers institutes of higher learning unique networking opportunities designed to facilitate student-to-university as well as university-to-university interface.
Venus and Date
February 27 & 28, 2010
Pearl Continental Hotel The Pearl Continental Hotel is a 5-Star hotel centrally located in the heart of the business hub and 15 km from the airport. Vibrant and progressive, it retains the warmth and the spirit of Pakistan, while offering a variety of rooms, stylish restaurants and contemporary business facilities, establishing itself as an undisputed, premier business hotel with over 30,000 sq. ft. exhibition halls conference & meeting rooms.
March 3 & 4, 2010
Pearl Continental Hotel The Pearl Continental Hotel is a 5-Star hotel centrally located in the heart of Lahore, 25 minutes away from the Allama Iqbal International Airport. The Pearl Continental Hotel offers the largest banquet and conference facilities in Pakistan at about 56,000 sq. ft., and can accommodate up to 30,000 visitors and 120 exhibitors. In-house audio-visual services are also available.
March 6 & 7, 2010
Jinnah Convention Centre The Jinnah Convention Centre is located next to the Diplomatic Enclave. The Centre can accommodate up to 20,000 visitors and 110 exhibitors. The main conference hall on the ground floor has a seating capacity of 314 people and the gallery area can accommodate up to 1,630 people. The second floor has a media room with a seating capacity for 80 people and a press briefing room that can accommodate 40 to 50 people. Arrangements can be made for fax, telex, data transfer, photocopies and other communication facilities. The parking area has space for over 500 cars.
To ensure maximum participation, Dawn Education Expo will be supported by a nationwide, multimedia advertising campaign in DAWN in the print media, DawnNews on TV, CityFM89 on the radio and DAWN.COM in the digital space.
To further widen the outreach of DAWN Education Expo, an extensive Special Report will be published with DAWN on the first day of the exhibition in each city. The Special Report will feature specially commissioned articles pertaining to education in general, as well as information about participating universities and colleges