POSTPONED – Walk and Talk with WISTA at Fløyen

September 14 @ 17:00 - 19:00
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Dear WISTA Members,

 

We have finally found the ideal place to host our WISTA Bergen Kick-Off:

 

Please join us for a ‘Walk & Talk’ at Skomakerstuen, Fløyen, Monday 14 Sep at 1700 -1900

 

Due to the venue layout we can maintain safe distance and spill out into the outdoors if required.

 

Programme:

We gather in Skomakerstuen at 1700:  https://www.floyen.no/aktiviteter/kreativt-mote-pa-floyen/  

1710      We are served a warming Fish Soup

1720      Agnes Bamford, NHH PhD Research Scholar – will introduce us to ‘Intercultural Competencies and Cultural Intelligence in the Work Environment’

1745      Q & A – Blueberry Buns and Coffee

1800      Canoe Paddling Relays at Skomakerdiket

1900      End

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SIGN UP HERE by Thursday 10 Sep

 

Speaker:

Agnes Bamford is a PhD Research Scholar at the Department of Professional and Intercultural Communication at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and runs her own intercultural consultancy.

Her research interests include international business communication. Agnes’ area of research is intercultural communication in multinational corporations, with a specific focus on global parental leave policies. Her teaching at NHH includes English for Business and the Internship Abroad Master Course.

Agnes has more than 20 years of international business experience, which includes working in financial services (fintech) in London, for Bloomberg LP, being a board member for the Norwegian-British Chamber of Commerce for seven years and running an intercultural business consultancy across Europe Middle East and Africa.

She holds an MA in Applied Linguistics from the University of London  and she is also a graduate ‘siviløkonom’ from NHH

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Practical info:

Let us know if you are not familiar with how to get to Skomakerdiket.

You might want to wear sporty attire if you are to join the canoe paddling relay.

For those who want to walk up we will meet at Fløien Station at 15.30. If you prefer taking Fløybanen up, allow 10-15 mins for the ride and you can buy tickets at www.floyen.no

 

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We hope that you would like to join us for a walk, a talk and heaps of fun at Fløyen and Skomakerdiket!

For any questions please contact us on wistanor@gmail.com or give Siri Sundal Shield a call on  +47 95 10 15 88

Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
17:00 - 19:00

Organizer

Wista Norway
Email:
wistanor@gmail.com
Website:
www.wistanorway.no