• 08 Apr 2019
    • 7:00 PM (UTC+01:00)
    • 27 Apr 2019
    • 10:00 PM (UTC+01:00)
    • London

    Festival of European Theatre Trip

    : April 8 - 27, 2019

    Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm GMT

    Location: London

    Cost: Tickets range from £11 - £13 per play

    Amy Tasker, an affiliate member, has organized The Festival of European Theatre in London between 8th - 27th April 2019.

    Cost £11 - £13 per person per play. If anyone would be interested in seeing a play and having a meal afterwards please get in touch at

    • 26 Apr 2019
    • 8:00 AM (UTC+07:00)
    • 28 Apr 2019
    • 5:00 PM (UTC+07:00)
    • Bangkok, Thailand

    Have your passport and a credit or debit card available before you start the registration process.

    April 26-28, 2019

    NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand

    Our theme: Connect. Lead. Change.
    Welcoming new perspectives to inspire and support people in transition

    Let us celebrate that Families in Global Transition (FIGT) is moving to Southeast Asia for the first time ever. We are excited to welcome new and old experts and professionals to the conference from all over the world.

    We invite globally mobile individuals as well as those who sponsor, support, and study them, to share their perspectives on connection, leadership, and change related to this lifestyle.

    #FIGT2019 will continue to build bridges between communities and sectors as expressed in our mission statement:

    “FIGT is a welcoming forum for globally mobile individuals, families, and those working with them. Our mission is to promote cross-sector connections for sharing research and developing best practices that support the growth, success, and well-being of people crossing cultures around the world.”

    Group Registration Information

    Groups must include at least four registrants from one single organization. Pricing is per person. A group is defined as people working for the same employer or registered volunteers for the same organization. You can apply for group registration status here. Please allow up to 2 business days for Group approval and your custom discount code. 

    Cancellation Policy

    If you need to cancel your conference registration you must do so prior to April 5, 2019. There will be a $50 cancellation fee. After April 5, 2019 FIGT is unable to refund any registration fees. Please contact FIGT at if you have any questions. 

    Looking for somewhere to stay? Visit our Hotels, Transfer and Local Information page for accommodation details.

    • 03 May 2019
    • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM (EDT)
    • New York, USA

    The Future of Education is in Two Languages

    Date: Friday, May 3, 2019

    Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location: Midtown Manhattan, New York. Exact address supplied after you register.

    Cost: FREE. Open to all.

    Our guest speaker: Dr Fabrice Jaumont, PhD

    Dr Jaumont is a French educator educator, researcher, and author based in NYC. He has published several books, including The Bilingual Revolution. Fabrice serves as Education Attaché for the Embassy of France to the US, a Program Director for FACE Foundation in NY, and a Research Fellow at Foundation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme in Paris.

    He is also the founder and editor of New York in French, an online community platform that serves 12,000 members.

    • 10 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (UTC+03:00)
    • Marousi, Athens, Greece

    Thriving in Cross Cultural Transition

    : Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EEST

    Location: Marousi, Athens, Greece

    Facilitator: Lee AiJun

    Please contact for more information.

    • 22 May 2019
    • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (UTC+01:00)
    • Amersham, Buckinghamshire

    Coffee, Cake and Meetup

    : Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm GMT

    Location: Amersham, Buckinghamshire

    Cost: FREE. Open to all.

    The UK Affiliate May informal coffee, cake and meet up will be on Wednesday 22nd May at 10.30 am in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.

    For more information please get in touch at

Past events

12 Apr 2019 FIGT Research Network Affiliate
11 Apr 2019 FIGT DC Affiliate
11 Apr 2019 FIGT DC Affiliate
09 Apr 2019 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
08 Apr 2019 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
05 Apr 2019 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate
21 Mar 2019 FIGT UK Affiliate
11 Mar 2019 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
06 Mar 2019 FIGT Boston Affiliate
06 Mar 2019 FIGT UK Affiliate
01 Mar 2019 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate Meeting
08 Feb 2019 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
04 Feb 2019 FIGT UK Affiliate
11 Jan 2019 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
12 Dec 2018 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
10 Dec 2018 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate Meeting
28 Nov 2018 FIGT UK Affiliate
13 Nov 2018 FIGT Counseling & Coaching Affiliate
12 Nov 2018 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate Meeting
25 Oct 2018 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate Meeting
24 Oct 2018 FIGT DC Affiliate Meetiing
22 Oct 2018 FIGT New York Tri-State Affiliate Meeting
16 Oct 2018 FIGT Netherlands Affiliate Meeting
08 Mar 2018 2018 FIGT Conference - Diverse voices celebrating the past, present, and future of globally mobile lives
18 Oct 2017 Webinar | How to maximize your career or business opportunities on LinkedIn
14 Sep 2017 Webinar | Pitching for Expats
14 Jun 2017 Webinar | Lasting Love on the Move
03 May 2017 Webinar | Home is What You Make It:
08 Mar 2017 Webinar | Community Matters
17 Nov 2016 Webinar | Retire + Return = Rewire
12 Oct 2016 Webinar | Developing Intercultural Competence in International Schools
21 Sep 2016 Webinar | Moving With Children
13 Jul 2016 Webinar | Expat Fatigue
10 Feb 2016 Webinar | Personal Challenges in Moving to a New Country - How to Help Beneath the Surface
13 Jan 2016 Webinar | Raising Bilingual Children
08 Dec 2015 Webinar | Taking Your Child with Special Needs Overseas: What to Know Before You Go
14 Apr 2015 Webinar | A Safe Passage Through a Sea Change: A Review of Effective Support for TCKs From Childhood Through the Transition to Adulthood
13 Jun 2014 Webinar | Two Minds Abroad--What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Global Living
21 Oct 2013 Webinar | Best Practices in Cross-cultural Training for Expatriates
09 Sep 2013 Webinar | Practical Tools for Making Sense of Cultural Transitions
30 May 2013 Webinar | Using Story Board Techniques for Needs and Expectation Assessments
17 May 2013 UK Affiliate | To IB or not to IB - The IB: Not Just for University, for Life
16 May 2013 Webinar | In Search of Identity: Awakening Your Authentic Self
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Discover Your Cultural Intelligence (CQ) and learn how to Increase It!
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: 3 Keys to Creating your Portable Career
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: HKEELEE (Talk to Me) – Stories as Tools for Cross-cultural Communication and Negotiation
21 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Rebranding To Be Better Than You Believe
20 Mar 2013 Pre-conference Workshop: Transitioning Successfully for University Training of Trainers Program
11 Mar 2013 Webinar | Getting the Best Out of Your FIGT Conference: Guidlines for First Timers
05 Sep 2012 Webinar: Going Global - Coaching with a Global Mindset
28 Jun 2012 Webinar: Third Culture Kids Transitioning Successfully for University
21 Jun 2012 UK Affiliate Official Launch Reception
20 Jan 2011 USA Girl Scouts Overseas Webinar on Third Culture Kids

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