Pre-congress workshops online now!
Pre-congress workshops are full- or half-day workshops offered prior to the formal commencement of the congress (SIETAR Europa Congress officially starts on May 25th of 2017). The pre-congress workshops will take place from Monday, 22nd to Wednesday, 24th of May 2017 in Dublin!
Pro-congress workshops typically include new methodologies and tools for the intercultural field shared in a participatory and interactive format! The lengths of the workshop vary from half a day to up to three days! Below you find an overview plus details regarding the 7 pre-congress workshops.
Please note, these workshops are NOT included in the SIETAR Europa Congress fees. Participants register and pay for these workshops separately and in addition to the main congress! You can sign-up for pre-congress workshops via our Registration page.
In case you cannot attend the regular congress days, but do not want to miss the chance to register for our pre-congress workshops only, please sign up via: Pre-congress Workshop registration page.
Please have a look at our SIETAR Europa YouTube Channel where you can find short webinars for almost all pre- / post-congress workshops to get a glimpse into what is expecting you. Furthermore, you have shorter clips online here!
CDI – Cultural Development Intensive. Grow with your shadow?
When: 22nd, 23rd and 24th of May 2017 | Length: 2 1/2 days | Price: 499 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 5 | Max. amount of participants: 14*
Join this workshop, dedicated to all professionals, who would like to work on a deeper level! This two and half day intense pre-congress workshop will provide a safe environment for consultants, coaches and trainers to get in touch with their own developmental edge. It is delivered by two experienced facilitators who have all undertaken substantial personal development work, group facilitation training as well as being qualified tutors.
Cultural Detective Certification
When: 22nd, 23rd and 24th of May 2017 | Length: 3 days | Price: 499 EURO** (Incl. 23% VAT)
** Reduced rate for full time students available: 189 EURO (proof of enrolment needed); does not include registration as a certified Cultural Detective® Trainer & promotion of your competence and services online
Min. amount of participants: 8 | Max. amount of participants: 30*
Facilitator: George Simons
Would you like to be a certified Cultural Detective®? Join this three-day pre-congress workshop to gain the certificate with a dynamic set of tools that develop invaluable intercultural competencies in individuals and organizations! The workshop is dedicated towards HR professionals, IC consultants, trainers, professors and teachers (secondary level and above), university students in intercultural studies fields, international business and negotiation, media professionals and others wishing to deepen their cultural competence.
Familiarize yourself with the method and materials, and be prepared and equipped using and profiting from Cultural Detective®!
The Intercultural Competence ‘Mini-Lab’
When: 23rd of May 2017 | Length: 1 day | Price: 275 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 8 | Max. amount of participants: 12*
Join this highly interactive one-day Intercultural Competence Learning Lab (ICLL) pre-congress workshop and learn more about the design, practices and results of the training in an experiential manner. The typical audience would consist of the culturally curious educators of the international classroom, and of managers who want to inspire their team for the same reasons.
Both facilitators are qualified IDI test administrators. Additionally, Marcel van der Poel is a licensed IRC test administrator.
The Neuroscience of Inclusion: New Skills for New Times
When: 24th of May 2017 | Length: 1 day | Price: 200 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 6 | Max. amount of participants: 30*
Facilitator: Shannon Murphy Robinson
This interactive one-day pre-congress workshop will present a new, brain-based paradigm for advancing inclusion and increasing cultural dexterity. You will learn the latest neuroscience findings on how the natural wiring of the brain impacts our ability to work effectively across cultures and differences, navigate complexity, and create sustained positive behavior change, and what we can do about it. Furthermore, you will acquire skills and tools to manage the brain’s tendencies that work against inclusion and learn how to strengthen the brain’s capacity for inclusion.
Feedback and its alternatives – an exploration for global, mindful people
When: 22nd and 23rd of May 2017 | Length: 2 days | Price: 390 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 8 | Max. amount of participants: 16*
Feedback can become a blessing or a curse, depending on the context and the type of feedback applied. Join this experiential two-day pre-congress workshop engaging in a journey to explore feedback and expand it into new forms, which rather allow feedback to be perceived as a blessing within the relationships and cooperation, where feedback is used. The workshop follows multiple goals: at a personal, content and business level.
"Train the Online Trainer: take the first step to the virtual classroom"
When: 24th of May 2017 | Length: 0.5 day plus 2h | Price: 240 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 8 | Max. amount of participants: 14*
Facilitator: Fredrik Fogelberg
This pre-congress workshop consists of a half-day session in Dublin, Ireland and a 2 hour follow up session in the virtual classroom. Join this workshop to familiarize yourself with the design and delivery of online training and facilitation in an interactive way. This means you will learn how to design online training sessions, team meetings, group coaching and webinars that are.
Successfully Across Cultures. Integrating Design Thinking and Managing Cross Cultural Differences in Projects
When: 24th of May 2017 | Length: 0.5 day | Price: 250 EURO (Incl. 23% VAT)
Min. amount of participants: 10 | Max. amount of participants: 20*
Facilitator: Barbara Bartczak
Design Thinking is Cross Cultural Knowledge Management or Project Management can be used as tool for Trainers and Managers, who are looking for new approaches of reaching goals while working with groups. Join this half a day pre-congress workshop to go through the main phases of design thinking and work with intercultural factors to find theories and methods for designing education and managing cross cultural projects.
We are looking forward seeing you in Dublin!
Sign-up for pre-congress workshops and the congress via our Registration page.
* Please note:
In order for a pre-congress workshop to take place, a minimum number of partcipants must register. In case this minimum number is not reached by April 30th 2017 the workshop will be cancelled. In case of cancellation of a workshop: 1-Registration fee will be refunded; 2-There is the opportunity for participants to register in another workshop. In case of a different workshop selection the price difference between the cancelled workshop and the new selected workshop will be refunded or will have to be paid depending on the case.
Gold sponsors of the congress
Silver sponsors of the congress
|George Simons International and diversophy®||CultureCatch and Richard Lewis Communications|
Bronze sponsors of the congress
|Intercultures||Università della Svizzera Italiana||Birkbeck University of London|