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Events

Upcoming events

    • 06 Mar 2015
    • 08 Mar 2015
    • Tysons Corner Marriott, Virginia

    2015 FIGT Conference
    March 6-8, 2015
    Tysons Corner, VA

    Our theme this year is
    Finding "Home": Amidst Global Change

    Highlights of this year's conference include:

    • Inspiring Keynote speakers:
      • Teja Arboleda
      • Dr. Doug Ota
    • Over 40 renowned speakers representing all aspects of the expat experience.
    • Thought provoking concurrent sessions.
    • Dynamic, interactive kitchen table conversations.
    • Ignite sessions to spark new ideas!
    • Panel Discussions to look at the big picture.
    • Networking with some of the most respected names in expat research, service providers, and cross cultural educators.
    • Forums and workshops with successful expat innovators and writers.
    • Dedicated Research Forum, promoting expertise exchange for academic researchers.
    • A bookstore brimming with expat centric literature and an opportunity to meet many of the authors.

    Registration: To register, please click the 'register' button to the left, or download a registration form here.

    Accommodation Information:  FIGT has reserved a block of rooms at the conference venue, the Tysons Corner Marriott for $89.00 USD per night (excluding local and state taxes). To reserve your room online, please click here. For reservations by phone, please call 800-228-9290 and reference the group name either using FIGT or Families in Global Transition. Reservations must be made by Thursday, February 19, 2015.

    Conference Location Address:

    Tysons Corner Marriott
    8028 Leesburg Pike
    Vienna, VA 22182

    Transportation: Please click here for your transportation/travel options.


     

Past events

04 Dec 2014 DC Winter Networking Event
16 Oct 2014 DC Fall Networking Event
26 Jun 2014 DC Summer Networking Event
13 Jun 2014 Webinar | Two Minds Abroad--What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Global Living
24 Mar 2014 Switzerland Affiliate: Preparing your Student for the University Transition
21 Mar 2014 FIGT 2014 Conference: Reception & Keynote with Ray Leki
21 Mar 2014 2014 FIGT Conference - The Global Family: Redefined
06 Feb 2014 DC February Networking Event
04 Dec 2013 DC December Networking Happy Hour
05 Nov 2013 Switzerland Affiliate: Beating the « November Blues »!
21 Oct 2013 Webinar | Best Practices in Cross-cultural Training for Expatriates
09 Sep 2013 Webinar | Practical Tools for Making Sense of Cultural Transitions
28 Jun 2013 Industry Event | Celebrate Canadian Success- New York 2013
18 Jun 2013 Industry Event | The North-East USA Totally Expat Show
30 May 2013 Webinar | Using Story Board Techniques for Needs and Expectation Assessments
17 May 2013 UK Affiliate | To IB or not to IB - The IB: Not Just for University, for Life
16 May 2013 DC May Networking Happy Hour
16 May 2013 Webinar | In Search of Identity: Awakening Your Authentic Self
22 Mar 2013 2013 FIGT Conference
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Discover Your Cultural Intelligence (CQ) and learn how to Increase It!
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: 3 Keys to Creating your Portable Career
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: HKEELEE (Talk to Me) – Stories as Tools for Cross-cultural Communication and Negotiation
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Rebranding To Be Better Than You Believe
20 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Transitioning Successfully for University Training of Trainers Program
11 Mar 2013 Webinar | Getting the Best Out of Your FIGT Conference: Guidlines for First Timers
05 Sep 2012 Webinar: Going Global - Coaching with a Global Mindset
28 Jun 2012 Webinar: Third Culture Kids Transitioning Successfully for University
21 Jun 2012 UK Affiliate Official Launch Reception
29 Mar 2012 2012 FIGT Conference
27 Mar 2012 Switzerland Affiliate: Preparing for University Transition
19 Oct 2011 Webster University's Geneva Campus First International Counseling Conference
13 Oct 2011 Growing Up Cross-Culturally: Broadening Horizons for Academic Research Symposium
10 Oct 2011 Swiss Chapter launch
17 Mar 2011 2011 FIGT Conference
20 Jan 2011 USA Girl Scouts Overseas Webinar on Third Culture Kids
 

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