2018 Events



Please join us for our 2018 Annual General Meeting Thursday  February 8, 2018

5:30 to 8:30 PM

Networking Dinner and Meeting - Milestones Restaurant @ 2425 Cambie  (one block from the Canada Line)

Please join us as a new member or renew your membership! See our membership page for more information.


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Call for ideas

Do you have a great idea of an event? Would you like to host a workshop? Contact us - maybe we can do it together! 



What does the word 'culture' mean to you? How do we understand its many meanings and uses in our time and place?
Please Join us for a rich and stimulating conversation about culture, society & the current moment at this SIETAR BC Networking Event. We welcome the community to a safe, open space to hold these discussions. Donations will be accepted at the door.


SOUFRA Screening & Panel Discussion

Thursday, October 25th at Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St. Vancouver, B.C.

Join us for the special screening of SOUFRA, an award-winning documentary about a team of refugee women in Lebanon that defy all odds and launch a successful catering company, Soufra, and expand it into a local food truck business. We are connecting this story to that of Tayybeh, a local catering and food truck business run by Syrian refuge women, and to other refugee stories. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion.


Compassionate Listening and Intercultural Connections

Saturday, November 3rd at MOMENTUM festival hosted at the University of Victoria Interfaith Chapel.

How can we use compassionate listening as a way to foster connections? How can we practice compassionate listening? How can we bring more kindness into our work and relationships? This workshop covers strategies to be more intentional compassionate listeners and how this can translate to better relation in the workplace, our relatives and other cultures. By working in circles of trust, participants will dive deeper into their own definitions and experiences of listening.