In just about a week from September 21st - 25th the European SIETAR Congress will be held in Krakow. This years congress theme is: Interculturalism Ahead: Transition to a Virtual World". IDRInstitute is participating in several ways. We will be sponsoring an aperitivo and world café session on Thursday evening from 18:15 - 19:45.
If you are attending the conference, please plan on coming to the activity and contributing to a stimulating and dynamic discussion on intercultural ethics, competence, theory and the professional profile of the interculturalists. In addition, associates of the IDRInstitute are scheduled for the following activities:
- Workshop by Dr. Milton Bennett: Interculturalism in a virtual world of multiple absolutes.- Workshop by Dr. Ida Castiglioni: Chronophagy in our embodied intercultural experience: the case of student exchange and their use of virtual social networking
- Workshop by Dr. Luca Fornari: Entertainment education facing new technologies: social and health services embodying new world-views
- World Café Aperitivo: Discussion and networking in the World Café style
- Workshop by Mag. Elisabeth Weingraber-Pircher: Making virtual coaching across cultures more effective.- Panel discussion on "Culture, Interculturalists and Technology" with Dr. Milton Bennett as one of the panel members.