SIETAR USA is your home for professional development in the intercultural field! 

SIETAR USA offers both face-to-face and virtual opportunities to learn about the field and grow your knowledge and understanding of intercultural issues. At SIETAR USA, you’ll find help with a plan for your personal professional development, educational conferences and webinars, ethics, and a variety of intercultural resources. Use the summary below to explore the SIETAR USA website and start learning new strategies for doing your job more successfully!

Build your Professional Development Plan 

Coming soon!  Discover the best ways to advance your career. Check back soon as we bring you tools for planning your personal intercultural developmental plan.

Attend Conferences

Enhance your success as an intercultural professional with our cornerstone event!

The annual SIETAR USA conference offers an opportunity to engage in dialogues, share ideas, explore concepts, and learn from the experts in the field. Visit the Conference page to explore this year’s theme and keynote speakers. You’ll also find the details of intercultural presentations, workshops, panels, poster sessions, and experiential learning activities. We encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity for face-to-face professional development with a diverse intercultural community.   

Remember to explore the SIETAR Global Network for international opportunities to connect and learn by attending conferences around the world!

Webinars and Online Events

Check the Events page for upcoming opportunities to learn and network through the SIETAR USA virtual community.  Stay informed and engage with colleagues about intercultural topics. These virtual events bring you current information on the intercultural field along with what is happening at SIETAR USA.

Living Code of Ethical Behavior

 To encourage the highest standards of ethics and conduct among intercultural specialists, SIETAR USA offers members the opportunity to demonstrate a commitment to ethical standards set out in the SIETAR USA Living Code of Ethical Behavior. See the Ethics page to learn more.


Keep up-to-date on current issues in the intercultural field. The SIETAR USA Blog offers insight into what interculturalists are working on and presenting: hot topics, new tools and training techniques, new books and best practices. Contribute and connect in this SIETAR USA virtual community. 

SIETAR USA Resource Center

Visit the SIETAR USA Resource Center to find sources for additional ways to increase your skills as an interculturalist. Resources include: a bookstore, monthly newsletter, and a job board. Be sure to check back as SIETAR USA continues to add to the Resource Center in order to bring you new ways to develop as a professional in the intercultural field.

SIETAR USA Projects and Leadership

Get involved! Let’s work together to further the SIETAR USA mission.

Develop as an intercultural professional by sharing your skills and knowledge with a SIETAR USA committee or the Board of Directors. Visit our Volunteer page to learn more about how you can participate in meaningful programs and projects, and contribute to the organization as you grow your leadership skills.


Grow your career as an interculturalist by participating in the SIETAR USA mentoring program. Both mentees and mentors are sure to increase their skills by connecting and working together. You can learn more about the program by visiting the Mentoring page.

Contact Us
P.O. Box 548
Wheaton, IL 60187-4729


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