From Abu dhabi to San Francisco: Welcome to the ixpat.com International Hour, the globally connected community event for expats and internationals abroad. Here we discuss ideas about expat living (not only in the UAE) while enjoying games, fun and storytelling to make new friends around the world.
When in Rome, you must do as the Romans do and accept the local customs, if they are not immoral. - St. Vincent de Paul
Direct interaction with participants at different locations open up exciting new perspectives far beyond Middle East & Africa. In between, there's opportunities for small talk as well as a challenging community quiz to top it all off. Book now!
12:30 PM Welcome & small talk
12:40 PM Newcomer intro
12:50 PM Networking group activity
13:00 1-on-1 Speed Networking
13:10 Break & small talk
Discussion: Local developments and their effect on expat life
Discussion: Which local customs do I particularly appreciate?
Discussion: Which ones not so much?
13:50 Break & small talk
14:00 Community quiz/Trivia
14:20 Feedback and announcements
Tech prerequisites: Webcam, upbeat mood and global mindset. Out of consideration for others (background noise) please don't use your loudspeaker, but an external headphone/headset with microphone.
Target group: Expats, internationals and locals with experience abroad and interest in worldwide debates. Specific Abu dhabi questions should be asked directly within the ixpat.com Community.