Working and living across borders


Global economy and the impact of cross-border working relationships concern Expats and their families, HR, team-leaders and local teams. With this event we focus individually on the three main group concerned "spouses - international employees - HR and team-leaders"

Opportunities and challenges especially here in the Rhine Valley and across boarders  

26 August, 2019 from 12:30pm - 9:30pm in Grabs & Buchs

relocating     I     on-boarding     I     integrating     I     talking     I     networking     I     exchanging

Part 1: For Spouses from 12:30 - 3pm

@ Setzchaschte in Grabs

Register until 21 August

For a successful relocation process, spouses are the key for success and the number one reason for its failure. 

  • The challenge of a spouse “Lifecycle of an Expat Spouse - boxes are unpacked, partner at work, kids at school - now what?
  • Motivational speech „don’t pause" - The moment has come to put your passion into action!


  • Great examples form those spouses who offer a service or an activity (Elevator Speech).     Register yourself if you have an activity or services your like to present, for more details contact me please.
  • Workshops/Info sessions for different interest groups.
    • Spouses with baby’s
    • Spouses with School kids
    • Spouses who are, or wish to be self-employed or looking for a job
  • Enjoy snacks & drinks and get inspired at the Marketplace while you are networking
  • Bring your business card and flyers with you!!

Part 2: Für Personalleiter & Führungskräfte

von 15:30pm - 18:30pm

@ Hotel Buchserhof, Buchs

Registrieren Sie sich bis 21. August  

Wir brauchen sie, die Fachkräfte aus aller Welt aber was bedeutet das für die die Expats und deren Familien und welche Herausforderungen stellen sich an das HR Team, Führungskräfte und das Team? 

  • Wir thematisieren, sensibilisieren, tauschen uns aus und zeigen Lösungswege auf.
  • Die Herausforderung eines Standortwechsel ins Alpenrheintal für Expats und deren Familien “Lifecycle of an Expat"
  • Diversität & Inklusion und wie es funktionieren kann, damit Spannungen und Missverständnisse wegen den kulturellen Verschiedenheiten minimiert und die Firma von der Diversität im Team profitieren kann.
  • Podiumsgespräch mit verschiedenen Akteuren, um einen Einblick zum aktuellen Thema zu gewinnen.
  • Networking - Apéro 

Part 3: For Expats from 7pm - 9:30pm         @ gmg Buchhandlung, Buchs

Register until 21 August 

Are you aware of the “expat lifecycle? How does the integration in the region work and what is inclusion really about?

  • The highs and lows of the "Lifecycle of an expat" and what are your options for a smoother ride.
  • Inclusion at work and living here in the Rhine Valley
  • Book presentation on Swiss Etiquette “Tipps & Pitfall
  • Activities in English and ways to integrate in the region
  • Networking - Apéro 

Detailed Program: coming soon

Registration & payment until 21 August 2019: (your reservation will be valid with the payment)

Venues - 3 events - 3 venues!

Your investment: Single or Combi Tickets are available

Information: Claudia Doron, Tel. +41 79 511 49 24

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