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06 Mar 2015 • Tysons Corner Marriott, Virginia

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Families in Global Transition is a welcoming forum for globally mobile individuals, families, and those working with them. We promote cross-sector connections for sharing research and developing best practices that support the growth, success and well-being of people crossing cultures around the world.

FIGT has been the global leader in cross-cultural education and training to support the entire expat family. FIGT offers information-packed conferences and year-round benefits through its Membership Program and expanding educational website. FIGT promotes the positive value of the international experience, and empowers the family unit and those who serve it before, during and after international transitions. FIGT believes in the capacity of the expatriate and repatriate family to transition successfully, and to leverage the international experience for all of its human and global potential.
To learn more about FIGT and watch a short video with its founder, Ruth van Reken, click here.    

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2015 FIGT Annual Conference

March 6-8, 2015 | Tysons Corner Marriott, Virginia
Finding "Home": Amidst Global Change

We are pleased to announce the Families in Global Transition Conference (FIGT15) in Tysons Corner Marriott, Virginia, USA scheduled for March 6-8, 2015.  We have a host of excellent keynote speakers and workshop presenters. Our keynotes are: Teja  Arboleda and Doug Ota. We know the conference will prove to be professionally stimulating and will provide you with an opportunity for networking and building camaraderie.

Over an inspiring and engaging two days you will be able to attend Concurrent Sessions, Kitchen Table talks, and Panel Discussions on Finding “Home” Amidst Global Change. We will have Ignites, the fun, fast-paced, selection of presentations where speakers gather to share their knowledge and passion. Bringing innovative minds from around the world with the Pollock Scholars and the Parfitt Pasco Writing Residency members will add excitement to FIGT15.

To register or to learn more about the 2015 FIGT Conference, please click here.

Conference Bookstore Update: If you are attending the 2015 FIGT conference and the author of a recent book of interest to attendees, you may be eligible to have your book included in the conference bookstore. For details, please click here.

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Become a member of FIGT today and take advantage of educational and training opportunities beyond the conference. Through membership, it is FIGT's goal to promote the positive value of the international experience, empower the family, and those who serve families before, during and after international relocations. Become a member today! Click here to learn more.



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