|Dear SIETARians and interculturalists from all over the world,
as the organizers of SIETAR Europa Congress 2017, we would like to warmly invite you to join us in Dublin on 22-27 May 2017 and hereby update you on our congress. Our congress welcomes everyone whose life and work puts them at the interface of cultures, from the perspectives of economy, society and education, with the aim of reshaping intercultural discourse, questioning our current cultural paradigms and exploring new thinking to help us navigate complexity in our emerging global world.
Key Dates of #seucongress2017:
22-23-24 May 2017: Pre-congress Workshops (more information here)
24 May 2017: CEMS Doctoral Workshop (afternoon only)
24 May 2017: Congress Welcome Event (evening)
25-26-27 May 2017: Official Congress Days (9-18 CET)
26 May 2017: Congress Gala Dinner
The detailed Congress Programme will be online in February!
REGISTRATION OPEN: IACCM and SIETAR members are eligible for discounted rates. Please check with your local SIETAR or SIETAR Europa for the discount code. If you are part of or join a national SIETAR, it is not necessary to join SIETAR Europa. During the registration process, you will be able to register for the congress, confirm your presence at the welcome reception, book your lunches, book the gala dinner, book accommodations, and book excursions to sites in Dublin and its surroundings. The Early Early bird rates apply until 28 February 2017, while the Early bird rates apply until 31 March 2017. more information on the registration page here.
ACCOMODATION In recognition of the popularity of Dublin as a business and holiday destination and the resulting high demand for hotel accommodation, SIETAR Europa has worked to make available to congress delegates a choice of comfortable, quality accommodations at reasonable prices. All the accommodation will be convenient to easily reach the venue and it will start at 62 euros including breakfast. You can book accommodation when registering for the congress, more information online here!
Room Mate Connection?: Do you want to attend the congress but you are a first time attendee and don’t know anyone? Or, are you anxious about the cost and would appreciate an opportunity to save a little money? Well, consider sharing your hotel room with a potential roommate and you will be able to reduce your costs and expand your network and meet a colleague who could potentially become a great friend. More information online here!
DISCOVER – LEARN – SHARE: with our pre-congress workshops. 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. more information online here. 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.
Do you want to know who will be our keynote speakers? we are happy to offer you a great variety – information can be found online here.
We are very much looking forward to seeing you in Dublin!
On behalf of the SIETAR Europa Congress Committee
PS: A congress requires a lot of effort. Have a look at the team behind the SIETAR Europa Congress 2017 here.