SIETAR Europa has been organising regular congresses since 1991. They are both a platform for the exchange of experiences and know-how as well as a unique networking opportunity.


Most recent congress:

Dublin, Ireland
May 22nd to 27th 2017 (including pre-congress workshops)
Click here to go to the Congress 2017 website


Past congresses:

Refreshing the Cultural Paradigm: Sharing Stories, Theories and Next Practices
(a.k.a. Grandioso & bonito was our motto)
Valencia, Spain
May 21st to 23rd 2015
Click here to go to the Congress 2015 website

Global Reach, Local Touch
(a.k.a. Old city & in new, high-tech Europe)
Tallinn, Estonia
September 18th to 22nd 2013
For Congress results and other information, click here. (temporarily unavailable)

Interculturalism Ahead: Transition to a Virtual World?
(a.k.a. Rinek, Wawel & Kazimierz)
Krakow, Poland
September 21st to 25th 2011

Global SIETAR Congress
(a.k.a. Global, local & total)
Granada, Spain
October 22nd to 26th 2008

Sofia, Bulgaria
(a.k.a. Sofia, Bulgaria, Maria)
April 25th to 29th 2007
For Congress results and other information, click here.
Sofia Papers (PDF format, 647 kb) - a special issue representing a selection of contributions to the SIETAR  Europa Sofia Congress 2007.  It features nine articles related to research issues in the intercultural field, edited by Juliana Roth. One author is a practicing trainer, all others are academic teachers

La Colle-sur-Loup, France
(a.k.a. One cosy community)
September 21st to 25th 2005
For Congress results and other information, click here.

Berlin, Germany
(a.k.a. Where West met East & Mitte)
April 1st to 4th 2004

Budapest, Hungary
(a.k.a. Open space for once)
May 21st to 24th 2003
For Congress results and other information, click here.

Vienna, Austria
(a.k.a. Red Vienna & Blue Danube )
April 10th to 13th 2002

Stavanger, Norway
(a.k.a. National parade & state oil)
May 16th to 19th 2001

Brussels, Belgium
(a.k.a. Millennial, capital & renewal)
March 15th to 18th 2000

Trieste, Italy
(a.k.a. la bella multiculti figura)
February 24th to 27th 1999

Bath, United Kingdom
(a.k.a. Anglo-Euro cultural bath)
April 1st to 4th 1998

Poitiers, France
(a.k.a. Present scope in Futuroscope)
March 27th to April 2nd 1997

Munich, Germany
(a.k.a. Global mindsets & Siemens)
June 28th to July 2nd 1996

Prague, Czech Republic
(a.k.a. The open air museum)
March 10th 1995

Jyvaskyla, Finland
(a.k.a. Warm & cosy inside, cold outside)
March 11th to 13th 1994

Bad Nauheim, Germany
(a.k.a. Not bad at all, sort of Heimweh)
March 1993

Colle Val d'Elsa, Italy
(a.k.a. Small & beautiful (I suppose!))
March 1992

Haarlem, The Netherlands
(a.k.a. Founding fathers & mothers)
March 1991



Pictures of SIETAR Congresses

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