Our Events

6 February 2024
19:30 - 21:00
Across Divides: Depolarization of Communication Across Divides: Depolarization of Communication
Across Divides: Depolarization of Communication     Location: Online   Tickets via EventBrite   Dutch follows Across Divides: Depolarization of Communication (or How to Talk With People You Disagree With)... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
15 January 2024
19:30 - 21:00
Inclusive Communication with/met Ursula Brinkman Inclusive Communication with/met Ursula Brinkman
  Inclusive Communication with Ursula Brinkman Monday 15th of January, in the evening Inclusive communication means reaching your intended recipients and sharing information in ways that take their needs seriously.... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)

2023

2 December 2023
11:00 - 13:00
Amplify Empathy Micro Training Amplify Empathy Micro Training
Amplify Empathy Micro Training – Only a few spots left! Saturday 2 December, 11:00 – 13:00 (+ optional lunch) The Do Good Only Company Eendrachtsplein 3 Unit 1B, 3015 LA... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
6 October 2023
16:00 - 17:30
How to Expand Your Intercultural Training to Healthcare Professionals How to Expand Your Intercultural Training to Healthcare Professionals
How to Expand Your Intercultural Training to Healthcare Professionals Time: Friday 6 October 16:00 -17:30 Location: @ Space to Create,  Stationplein Utrecht & Online Language: English Registration: This link Followed by... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
11 September 2023
19:30 - 21:00
Deepening the Dialogue: Going Beyond Privilege Deepening the Dialogue: Going Beyond Privilege
Monday, 11 September, 19.30 Online Language: English Registration: This link. As intercultural trainers, our effectiveness hinges on our own depth of self-awareness and sensitivity. This interactive session delves into the... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
30 June 2023
00:00
Sail the Amsterdam Canals on a refugee boat Sail the Amsterdam Canals on a refugee boat
Sail the Amsterdam Canals on a refugee boat Friday, 30 June boat tour + borrel (afternoon, exact time follows) About Rederij Lampedusa: In 2015 we pulled two former migrant boats... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
13 May 2023
10:00 - 11:00
Neuromyths: Are we running ahead of time? Neuromyths: Are we running ahead of time?
Neuromyths: Is wat we weten over de neurowetenschap van DEI & IC feit of fictie? Lopen we vooruit op de tijd? The advance of neuroscience has shed new light on... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
22 March 2023
19:30 - 21:00
Africa – The Multicultural Continent with a Global Reach Africa – The Multicultural Continent with a Global Reach
Africa – The Multicultural Continent with a Global Reach The richness of the African continent’s cultural diversity cannot be underestimated. The continent’s abundance of unique and complex ethnic populations defies... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
10 February 2023
15:45 - 17:00
Our Colonial Inheritance at the Tropenmuseum Our Colonial Inheritance at the Tropenmuseum
Sietar NL is delighted to invite our members to join a tour of the exhibit “Our Colonial Inheritance”, currently at the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam Oost. The exhibition shows how colonialism... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)

2022

2 December 2022
18:30 - 22:30
A reason to celebrate: 40 years of SIETAR Netherlands A reason to celebrate: 40 years of SIETAR Netherlands
Save the date for SIETAR’s 40th anniversary! You are warmly invited to share the festive spirit with your fellow SIETARians. Let us rejoice, reconnect and reach out to each other... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
10 November 2022
18:00 - 19:00
The power of the Iranian Women’s Protest Movement – Interview with Dr. Haleh Esfandiari The power of the Iranian Women’s Protest Movement – Interview with Dr. Haleh Esfandiari
Register here! Will Iranian women make history by instigating a revolution? After 43 years of a fundamentalist regime that has suppressed women’s rights and deprived them of the freedom of... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
11 October 2022
15:00 - 16:30
The Future of Intercultural Communication in Higher education The Future of Intercultural Communication in Higher education
Dutch higher education has internationalized at a rapid pace. Many bachelor- and master-level programs are bilingual or fully in English, and universities aim to recruit highly qualified students from all... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
14 September 2022
19:30 - 21:00
Cultural Fusion Identity and its Impact
Cultural Fusion Identity and its Impact Monika de Waal Time: Wednesday September 14 at 19.30 Location: Hybrid event at Seats2Meet Utrecht CS & on-line Language: Dutch (English, or a mix... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
17 August 2022
19:30 - 21:00
Engage your audience with Cross-cultural Storytelling and Humour
Engage your audience with Cross-cultural Storytelling and Humour It’s summer and time to have a light-hearted webinar on a serious subject! At the heart of what we do as trainers... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
20 June 2022
19:30 - 21:00
Building Bridges between D&I and Interculturalism
BUILDING BRIDGES BETWEEN INTERCULTURALISM AND D&I May 30 & June 20: 19:30 – 21:30 (welcome from 19:00) Hybrid At Seats2meet Amersfoort CS & on-line A set of two workshops (with... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
16 February 2022
19:00 - 21:00
Trends in Cross-Cultural Leadership
Looking at studies, facts and trends, Carla will provide us with a snapshot of how the cross-cultural world is looking today, and explore questions such as what that means for... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
19 January 2022
19:00 - 21:00
Networking games for Cross Culturalists
A fun on-line networking session filled with games, quizzes, and breakout rooms which will not only help us to get to know each other better but will also give you... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)

2021

3 November 2021
14:00 - 18:00
SIETAR Nederland presents the workshop Holding Space  by Aminata Cairo Ph.D. SIETAR Nederland presents the workshop Holding Space by Aminata Cairo Ph.D.
How do we hold the space for each other as professionals? How do we hold space for our clients? Sometimes we get so caught up in providing services for our... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
23 June 2021
19:30 - 21:00
Sietar NL webinar: Embrace Your Ignorance
Embrace Your Ignorance: A proposal for where culture and diversity work begin I have nothing to teach you. What happens when we start our exploration of culture or diversity and... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
3 June 2021
19:30 - 21:00
Sietar NL webinar: What about gender
Op 3 juni organiseert Crystal Hassell het webinar “What about gender?”. Wat is gender? Hoeveel genders zijn er eigenlijk? Waarom is het van belang om het over gender te hebben... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
20 May 2021
19:30 - 21:00
Sietar NL webinar: Virtual Teams Across Cultures
Remote work has become a norm during the pandemic, but many people like me have focused on what it means to work virtually for many years. In particular, I investigated... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
29 April 2021
19:00 - 21:00
Algemene Leden Vergadering
In 2020 is de Strategie ‘Inspiratie, Verbinding, Groei 2020-2023’ bekrachtigd. De werkgroep Diversiteit & Inclusie geflankeerd door de klankbordgroep heeft afgelopen half jaar belangrijk onderzoek verricht naar diversiteit en inclusie... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
21 April 2021
18:00 - 19:00
A different kind of happy-positive psychology and coaching psychology in the Middle-East
Positive psychology coaching has the potential to support individuals in achieving their goals while promoting their wellbeing at the same time. Yet, coaching and wellbeing can mean different things in... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
13 April 2021
07:30 - 20:45
Webinar by Annelie Wambeek: “Is a burnout a cultural phenomenon? It was for me!”
Annelie was an Interculturalist long before she even knew what it meant. Born in Sweden, part Sri Lankan, part English, with Dutch ancestors, Annelie was raised as a true Third... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
30 March 2021
19:30 - 20:30
Sietar NL book-/filmclub: Filmclub session about ‘The White Tiger’
De Sietar NL film -en boekclub is een feit Zeker in deze onzekere tijd, waarin wij elkaar niet in persoon kunnen ontmoeten, zien wij dat de behoefte om elkaar te... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
24 March 2021
20:00 - 21:30
Online presentation of the survey’s results from Sietar NL’s workgroup ‘Diversity & Inclusion’
De werkgroep Diversiteit en Inclusie presenteert de resultaten van de survey  Op 24 maart van 20.00 – 21.30 uur deelt de werkgroep D&I de resultaten van een jaar verkenning van... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
17 March 2021
18:00 - 19:00
Negotiating across cultures
Negotiating on behalf of your organization is a tough challenge. Working effectively with unfamiliar cultures is a tough challenge, though one we expect our audience to be familiar with. Doing... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
12 March 2021 - 20 March 2021
Hele dag
Sietar Ireland’s first online congress
Sietar Ireland invites you to their first online congress from March 12th to the 20th “As Ireland, our organizations, and communities become more culturally diverse, our intercultural experiences and identities... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
3 March 2021
18:00 - 19:30
Understanding the influence of power relations in the dialogue about racism
When talking about racism, we do not hear the same message in Europe as we are in the United States and elsewhere. Our specific history stands in our way to... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
26 February 2021
11:00 - 12:00
Quality standards and Ethics for intercultural trainers
What do SIETARs do to ensure quality standards and ethics for Intercultural Trainers? Have you developed a code of ethics and/or a quality standards document? Is it mandatory to follow... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
16 February 2021
18:00 - 19:00
Modern Russia: Destroying myths and stereotypes
“A riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma”, that’s how Britain’s former prime minister Winston Churchill once described Russia. A lot of water has flown under the bridge ever... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
3 February 2021
18:00 - 19:30
Story telling and Anti-Racism: There are two sides to every story experience
Stories are the fuel that keeps us aware of and working on anti-racism. We know the stories of people like George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. We seek the stories of... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
29 January 2021
11:00 - 12:00
Best practices for organizing a General Assembly
What are the best practices for organizing a General Assembly? Almost all national Sietars have the obligation to run an annual General Assembly. Approving the budget and plans are key... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
28 January 2021
20:00 - 21:30
Webinar Şeydâ Buurman-Kutsal: Het ongemakkelijke gesprek over racisme/ the uncomfortable conversation about racism
  Op 28 januari zet Şeydâ Buurman-Kutsal de Discriminatie & Racisme reeks voort met een webinar over ‘het ongemakkelijke gesprek’ over racisme en de rol van zelfreflectie daarin. Şeydâ is seniortrainer,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
19 January 2021
18:00 - 19:00
Extending the paradigm: From Diversity and Inclusion to Belonging and Well-being
Extending the paradigm: From Diversity & Inclusion to Belonging & Well-being In my presentation, I’ll first present what D&I means for us practitioners, educators, or researchers around the world, and... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
6 January 2021
19:30 - 21:00
From Diversity & Inclusion to Wellbeing: the D.I.V.E.R.S.I.T.Y. approach
This presentation will first explain what D&I means for practitioners, educators or researchers. Starting from Diversity as a reality, the host Vincent Merk will showcase how we can actively co-create... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)

2020

10 December 2020
19:30 - 21:00
The power of Dyad to connect cultures during lock down
This workshop is also a thank you to Sietar NL for sponsoring Young Sietar to have an international event in Ukraine, a country that still shows traces of the civil... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
3 December 2020
20:00 - 21:30
Zwarte Piet – zwart of niet? // Black Pete – black or not?
Al jaren is er discussie over de figuur Zwarte Piet maar er lijkt nu een kanteling te komen bij een breed publiek. Veel overheden, organisaties en instellingen hebben al afscheid... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
19 November 2020
20:00 - 21:30
Sietar NL’s new concept: Blundernight on 19/11
Blunderavond! De meest leerzame lessen in het leven komen voort uit situaties waar het even niet goed ging. Vanuit het overkoepelende thema van de Racisme & Discriminatie webinar serie organiseert... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
7 October 2020
20:00 - 21:30
Kick-off webinar Racism & Discrimination with Lida v/d Broek
Op woensdag 7 oktober organiseert SIETAR NL het Kick-off Webinar Racisme & discriminatie, het eerste webinar in een reeks. Lida van den Broek, organisatie-antropoloog en auteur van twee boeken over... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
16 September 2020
15:30 - 17:00
The Floor is Yours, webinar #3: “Shift the Power” by Manon de Courten
Shift the Power: how can we contribute to the movement of decolonizing development cooperation?   The international field we commonly call ‘development cooperation’ or ‘aid’ is currently faltering as a... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
2 July 2020
14:00 - 15:30
The Floor is Yours, the online edition (EN): “Peer feedback in the international classroom” by Jannemieke Geesink en Ingrid Bartels
Twee andere sprekers die graag hun “The Floor is Yours” presentatie online willen delen met ons, zijn Jannemieke Geesink en Ingrid Bartels. / Two other speakers that would like to... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
30 June 2020 - 2 July 2020
Hele dag
CONFERENCE: 17th IMISCOE Annual Conference ‘Crossing Borders, connecting cultures’ (Luxembourg)
There is a call for a panel titled: Shrinking regions as welcoming spaces: opportunities and challenges of attracting migrants for revitalization. More information about the conference can be found here. This... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
24 June 2020 - 26 June 2020
Hele dag
CONFERENCE: “Interpreting and Translation”
Bridging diverse worlds: expanding roles and contexts of non-professional interpreters and translators. The University of Amsterdam presents the 5th International Conference on Non-Professional Interpreting and Translation. Due to increased globalization and... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
13 June 2020
10:00 - 11:30
The Floor is Yours, the online edition (EN): Key-note Dr. Mai Nguyen
We zijn blij aan te kondigen dat de key-note spreker van het ‘The Floor is Yours’ evenement, dat in maart zou plaatsvinden, dit ons online aan wil bieden!   /... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
29 April 2020
08:00 - 18:00
WEBINAR: Corona and its Intercultural Impact with guest speaker Richard Farkas
Webinar Series: Corona and its Intercultural Impact #5 As Sietar NL we have organized a webinar series about the Corona crisis and the impact interculturality has on it. As interculturalists,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
24 April 2020
16:30 - 17:30
WEBINAR: Corona and its Intercultural Impact
Webinar Series: Corona and its Intercultural Impact #4 As Sietar NL we have organized a webinar series about the Corona crisis and the impact interculturality has on it. As interculturalists,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
16 April 2020
18:45 - 21:00
Algemene Leden Vergadering – General Assembly / 16-04-2020
ALV 16 april, 18:45 uur Meld je aan! / Register! Op 16 april houden we een virtuele ledenvergadering via Zoom. De leden die zich hebben geregistreerd ontvangen de link om in... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
14 April 2020
14:00 - 22:00
Inspiratie- & netwerkbijeenkomst TOPOI
Vanuit docenten in het hoger onderwijs die met TOPOI werken is de vraag gekomen naar de organisatie van een inspiratiebijeenkomst TOPOI en naar het inrichten van een netwerk van docenten... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
10 April 2020
00:00
WEBINAR: Corona and its Intercultural Impact
Webinar Series: Corona and its Intercultural Impact #3 As Sietar NL we have organized a webinar series about the Corona crisis and the impact interculturality has on it. As interculturalists,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
3 April 2020
00:00
WEBINAR: Corona and its Intercultural Impact
Webinar Series: Corona and its Intercultural Impact #2 As Sietar NL we have organized a webinar series about the Corona crisis and the impact interculturality has on it. As interculturalists,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
27 March 2020
00:00
WEBINAR: Corona and its Intercultural Impact
Webinar Series: Corona and its Intercultural Impact #1 As Sietar NL we have organized a webinar series about the Corona crisis and the impact interculturality has on it. As interculturalists,... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
27 January 2020
13:00 - 17:00
RUNOMI/Mosaic: Discussion meeting on refugee mental health (Dutch)
De mentale gezondheid van vluchtelingen is van belang voor hun arbeidsmarktparticipatie. In 2017 zijn we daarom gestart met het ‘Mosaic’ project. Hierin hebben we een groepscursus ontwikkeld op basis van... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
16 January 2020
15:30 - 17:30
SEMINAR: ‘Nationalism, Populism, Radicalism’
Met de sprekers Eric Kaufmann (auteur van Whiteshift), Andrej Zaslove en Marcel Lubbers. Schrijf je hier in.
15 January 2020
19:00 - 22:00
De Grote Suriname Tentoonstelling: De Suriname Monologen door Sophie Redmond
“Bijzondere avonden over kopstukken uit de Surinaamse geschiedenis in De Nieuwe Kerk: een productie van theatergroep Julius Leeft!. Onder regie van John Leerdam, met een topcast en muziek van Harto... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)

2019

10 December 2019
20:00 - 21:00
SIETAR NL: Slack Webinar – 10 december
In de laatste maand van het jaar blikken velen terug op het jaar dat achter hen ligt. Afgelopen maanden zijn we vooral met elkaar bezig geweest hoe we op welke... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
6 November 2019
17:30 - 21:00
SIETAR NL: Van Dialoog naar Verdieping
In september presenteerden we de Concept Strategische Visie ‘Inspiratie- Verbinding – Groei. Het was bijzonder om op 8 oktober met 23 leden deze visie te verkennen en in dialoog te gaan... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
31 October 2019 - 2 November 2019
Hele dag
IÉSEG and IACCM conjoint CONFERENCE
Intercultural competencies for a disruptive VUCA world: Exploring creativity, innovation, resilience & resistance in intercultural research, training & management While globalisation with its quick flows of people, information and technology... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
30 October 2019 - 2 November 2019
Hele dag
Sietar USA Conference
“From Adversity to Diversity: The Role of the Interculturalist”  The world has become an ever more complex, and polarized place. The gap between opinions, perspectives, and facts has widened and... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
8 October 2019
17:00 - 21:00
SIETAR NL: in Dialoog tot Inspiratie – Verbinding – Groei
Bijeenkomst voor Sietar-leden Een warme zomer ligt achter ons en de meesten hebben weer een start gemaakt om de dagelijkse zaken op te pakken. Het bestuur en de Activiteiten Commissie... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
2 October 2019 - 3 October 2019
Hele dag
Sietar Rusland Congres
SIETAR Russia, the International Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research and RABO, the Russian Association of Business Education invites you to participate in the international conference “Intercultural PUZZLE in... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
25 September 2019 - 29 September 2019
09:00 - 14:00
Young SIETAR: Training of Intercultural Trainers – TOIT
TOIT stands for “Training of Intercultural Trainers” and allows the participants to learn, develop and improve their skills how to design, develop and deliver intercultural trainings. The TOIT is conducted... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)
19 September 2019
15:00 - 20:00
Museum en lezing: van Indië tot nu
De culturele en historische erfenis van het voormalige Nederlands-Indië is springlevend en de laatste tijd volop in de belangstelling. Mede door initiatieven van de 3de en 4de generatie Molukkers en... (klik op de titel om meer te lezen)