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

News & Updates

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Thanks to all the presenters and attendees who were able to share your time with us at the Master Workshop Weekend October 9-10, 2021. It was a tremendous opportunity to connect, to learn, and to share ideas, plans, and good fellowship.

An email with links to the session recordings and additional resources from each workshop will be going out soon. Watch for that message, and also keep an eye out for new virtual meetings and training opportunities as we close out 2021!

Check Out: the Aperian Global Partnership

We are pleased to announce a partnership between SIETAR USA and Aperian Global where all online learning available on Aperian Global's GlobeSmart website is now available to SIETAR USA Members at a 20% discount! 

To learn more, check the Membership Discounts page under 'Get Involved' here on the SIETAR USA website. 


Recognizing that this could be a very long list, we would like to bring into the room, the name of George Floyd. In the strongest possible terms, SIETAR USA:

  • Believes Black Lives Matter
  • Condemns police violence
  • Supports peaceful protest
  • Values authentic and honest dialog
Racial injustice is embedded into U.S. culture and there is no single solution that will take care of everything that needs to be changed and improved. We need to begin by eliminating racism in our own SIETAR USA house. We need to listen to each other—in a learning mode—and be willing to explore ways we can make effective changes. READ MORE

Upcoming events


Please welcome the following individuals and/or organizations who have made a committment to SIETAR USA in the past month:

 Kim Cermak Jeffrey Cone
 Lauren Dickinson Kathy Ellis
 Robert Hayles Meredith Henderson
 Vesna Karmelic Helen Kim
 John Luecke Valerie Macarie
 Mary Meares Syliva Pertzborn
 Sue Shinomiya Barbara Stone
 Jovhanna Tovar Esra Uzun Mason

SIETAR USA appreciates the support of its Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors!

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