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David Thyne

"At the first Shanghai Get-Together I met several American expats. I am very grateful that they shared their experience with me."

Diana Anhaus-Brey

"It is just so easy to find other international people and global minds with InterNations. I didn´t know there were so many in Shanghai."

InterNations - A Place for Canadians in Shanghai

Hello to all of our Canadians in Shanghai! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Canadian expats in Shanghai? Are you looking for advice from other Canadians, e.g. which bars in Shanghai will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for maple pancakes?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Shanghai. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Canadian expats, coming from Ottawa, Vancouver, Montreal and all regions of Canada.

Meet fellow Canadians at our events in Shanghai

Attend our monthly events and activities for Canadians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Shanghai Expat Guides

Forum Posts by Canadians in Shanghai

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our Shanghai expat forums.

Canadian Expats in Shanghai Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Canadian expats in Shanghai exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The "Paris Of The East" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Shanghai’s Canadian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Canadian expats in Shanghai.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Shanghai to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Canadians in Shanghai at Our Events

Our community in Shanghai is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Shanghai’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other Canadian expats to explore the deltas of China's two major rivers, the Huang He and Yangtze. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Canada in your local community as well as Canadians in China nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Canadians living in Shanghai!