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diversophy® at SIETAR conference, Japan, Tokyo, 9-10th November 2019

Promoting Gender Equity through Education, Training, and Research: Examining Masculinity and Male Privilege was the theme of SIETAR Japan 34th Annual Conference. Held in Sophia University Yotsuya Campus, Tokyo, the conference was attended by many new attendees as well as old friends.   Travis Garcia, Lecturer at Tokyo Denki University, facilitated the Manhood diversophy® game during a brownbag luncheon session of the recent SIETAR Japan Congress in Tokyo. The session was attended by participants from diverse cultures, who described their experience of the game as thought provoking and personally motivating. They reported how the game cards stimulated them to become aware of their...

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Intercultural Gamification Workshop, France, Paris, 31st October 2019

Learning how to use and create intercultural games!   A daylong version of our highly successful Intercultural Gamification for Intercultural Intelligence training workshop took place on 31 October in Paris in conjunction with the Research Conference, IACCM-IÉSEG 2019 Congress Workshop. The focus: exploring game mechanics, playing sample games, creating new games.     Facilitators: Maria Todosiychuk, Grazia Ghellini, George Simons.           If you missed it, we will keep you informed of our up-and-coming gamification workshops! The next one is being planned for early 2020 in Milan, Italy – we hope to see you there! Also, if...

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diversophy® at WIN Conference in Athens, 4th October 2019

Change your brain - Change your game Recently created NEUROdiversophy Mini-Game  was presented by its author, Cynthia Milani, Neuroanthropologist, Intercultural Trainer, Coach, Public Speaker and Author. The game was presented and played at at WIN Conference in Greece, Athens. If you understand how your brain works, you can become the master of our life. You can improve your ability to communicate, lead, collaborate and influence with personal style.     Cynthia presented the game also at the world-renowned Biblioteca Alexandrina, a leading center for world cultures in Egypt.

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diversophy® at SIETAR EU Congress in Leuven, Belgium, 28th May - 1st June 2019

diversophy® actively participated in SIETAR EU Congress 2019, held in Leuven. diversophy® collaborators managed workshops on the 28th and 29th and 31st of May. On the 1st of June, George Simons also took part of a session called, ”Wise Voices around the Campfire” as one of four senior Cross-Cultural Mentors. SIETAR Europa is part of the SIETAR network, the world’s largest association of interculturalists. George Simons has been a member for over 30 years and has served on various SIETAR governing boards SIETAR EUROPA has been organizing congresses since 1991 and now holds them every other year in different locations...

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Lectures in Finland and Austria, March-April 2019

Dr. George Simons visited in Finland at JAMK University of Applied Sciences in Jyväskylä, Finland, 16-26th March, and in Carinthia, Austria 25-26th April 2019 Dr. Simons is a well-known and liked guest lecturer in JAMK. He does a few visits there every year, frequently during in Autumn and Spring. JAMK has been collaborating with diversophy® from 2015, as a respond to the refugee crisis in Finland they created a New Horizons game. Lately JAMK and diversophy® have had ongoing developing and creating process with a game about challenges, concerns and matters that young people face in their daily life. Here...

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