International employees of the University of Warsaw can join the intercultural communication and cultural adaptation workshop organised by the Welcome Point. The meeting will take place on 24th May. The registration deadline is 21st May, 10:00 am.

The Welcome Point team is organising a workshop on intercultural communication and cultural adaptation at the University of Warsaw. The training is dedicated to the international employees of the UW, hired on the basis of employment contracts, especially the academics.

 

The programme of the meeting includes:

  • communication styles and assumptions concerning everyday cooperation within the academic context,
  • possible misunderstandings in intercultural communication,
  • the concept of Global Dexterity,
  • challenges to cultural adaptation at the UW,
  • strategies to bridge differences.

The event will be held on 24th May from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm in the Old Library building on the Main Campus at Krakowskie Przedmieście. The workshop will be conducted by Dr Aleksandra Winiarska from the UW Institute of Applied Social Sciences.

 

To take part in the workshop administrative and service employees are requested to register via the Kampus Pracownik platform not later than 21st May, 10:00 am. In addition, it is necessary to send a signed permission to attend the workshop from their immediate supervisor to the e-mail welcome.event@uw.edu.pl.

 

More information is available on the Welcome Point’s website >>

Course implemented under Action II.2.3. “Support of the relocation process of employees from abroad by introducing solutions facilitating involvement of new foreign employees to work at UW and preparation to stay in Poland” of the Excellence Initiative – Research University (IDUB) at the University of Warsaw.