From Beijing 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 China) while enjoying games, fun and storytelling to make new friends around the world.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud - Sophocles
Direct interaction with participants at different locations open up exciting new perspectives far beyond East Asia. In between, there's opportunities for small talk as well as a challenging community quiz to top it all off. Book now!
16:30 Welcome & small talk
16:40 Newcomer intro
16:50 Networking group activity
17:00 1-on-1 Speed Networking
17:10 Break & small talk
Discussion: Local developments and their effect on expat life
Discussion: What kind of scams are lurking in my host country?
Discussion: Did I ever fall for one? (story)
17:50 Break & small talk
18:00 Community quiz/Trivia
18:20 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 Beijing questions should be asked directly within the ixpat.com Community.