GOALS  of 

  • To enhance awareness of intercultural issues in all interactions
  • To facilitate communication and respect between and among people of different cultures
  • To improve intercultural relations, both domestic and global
  • To encourage the highest standards of ethics and conduct among intercultural specialists according to the SIETAR-USA Living Code of Ethical Behavior (learn more)
  • To promote the exchange of information, knowledge, and expertise in the intercultural field

17th Annual SIETAR USA Conference
October 18-21, 2017 

For more information, visit the conference website. Also, check out the latest updates on the Conference Updates blog.

Cultural Detective Facilitator Certification
San Diego, CA, Oct. 21-23, 2017

SIETAR USA is excited to offer a post-conference Cultural Detective Facilitator Certification Workshop in conjunction with Cultural Detective, from October 21 - 23, 2017. For more information, go to the CD Certification page on the conference website.

2017 Call for Nominations for the Board of Directors

Are you looking for a way to enhance your intercultural career and meet fantastic people along the way? SIETAR USA invites its members to support its mission and to provide the leadership to guide the organization. We have issued the 2017 Call for Nominations for the Board of Directors for roles that will become available for terms beginning in 2018. This is a valuable way for SIETAR members to get connected, expand their network, develop leadership skills, and contribute to the important cause of stewardship of the organization. 

News & Updates

Spotlight on Ethics

The SIETAR USA Ethics Committee and Chair are responsible for the coordination of educational activities designed to support the understanding of and participation in the LIVING CODE. As part of these efforts, the committee presents Critical Incidents to encourage discussion of ethical issues. To participate in these discussions, please visit the Ethics Critical Incidents posted on the Critical Incidents page.

New Members SIETAR USA
Board of Directors

In January 2017 SIETAR USA welcomed two new board members, and one returning:

  • Secretary - Monica Mumford (new term)
  • Conference Oversight - Alisa Poehler
  • Local Groups - Julia Gaspar Bates

Download a description of these board portfolios.

CONFERENCE SPONSORS for the 2017 Conference

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Special Sponsor

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2017 Conference EXHIBITORS

WAREE-African Crafts 

Nicholas Brealey Publishing 

Manazil Management, LLC

Dates to Note

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