Symposium Membership

Our Symposium Network is for organisations with a globally mobile population of more than 100. The Symposium Network is growing rapidly and we are building a strong community of like-minded professionals who enjoy the opportunity to interact and learn from peers and specialists…

Why Join Symposium?

When you join the Symposium Network you will get to take advantage of all of our fantastic membership benefits and be able to meet and network with lots of other organisations that are in the same boat as you.

There is so much to be gained by becoming an Expat Academy member and attending our training and networking events, but that’s just for starters – to discover all the other fantastic benefits of joining our Symposium Network, please see below…

*Please note there is a one-off joining fee of £495 and prices start from £2,095 per annum.

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Symposium Membership benefits

Online Tools & Templates

Access to the revolutionary Expat Academy ‘Vault’ – The only central online Global Mobility resource; providing a comprehensive library of policy templates, guidance notes, checklists and more. Click HERE to learn more about the VAULT!

Benchmarking Service

For any Global Mobility questions you want to ask fellow members but can’t due to anti-trust. Available via your desktop, laptop or mobile device, search HERE for previous responses or ask a new question to benchmark what you do or what you should be doing.

Symposium Network Huddles

Meet three times a year to share knowledge with like-minded Global Mobility professionals managing similar sized programmes to yours. Discuss current issues and challenges and receive expert advice and input from Expat Academy and their network sponsors. Click HERE to find out more about our Huddles!

Bite Size Briefings

An inspiring training series of three events per annum for in-house Global Mobility professionals covering latest trends, technical updates and industry insights. Click HERE to find out more about our Bite Size Briefings!

Annual Conference

The opportunity for your in-house team to learn, connect and share with peers at the number one Global Mobility event of the year!

Essential Global Mobility

An introduction into global mobility jargon, acronyms and the assignment life cycle with an overview of the tax and immigration considerations when managing globally mobile employees.

Exclusive Training Course

Global Mobility Policies

Explore global mobility policy design and strategy and learn about appropriate options to achieve specific mobility goals within the context of competitive practice and current trends.

Exclusive Training Course

Intermediate Global Mobility

A practical course for Global Mobility professionals with at least 3 years’ experience. Challenge your mind with technical content and develop your business skills.

Exclusive Training Course

Presentation Skills

This course will equip you with the skills and tools to deliver effective presentations with confidence. It will also provide an awareness of cultural issues when presenting to international audiences.

Exclusive Training Course

Working Effectively across Cultures

Increase knowledge of cultural values, attitudes and their impact on international working and raise awareness of your own working preferences and communication style.

Exclusive Training Course

Influencing and Persuading Skills

This intermediate level course will enable learners to develop a more persuasive and influential communication style for business interactions through a range of practical techniques and strategies. Suitable for Global Mobility professionals with 3 years experience.

Exclusive Training Course

Supporting Assignee Wellbeing & Health

This half day session will cover the challenges of educating globally mobile employees on the benefits of utilising wellness and health care programmes.

Exclusive Training Course

Effective Networking Skills

What is networking? What is its value? This half day course will enable you to better understand networking and its benefits, and explore techniques for getting ready to network.

Exclusive Training Course

Stakeholder Management

The ability to engage with a wide range of stakeholders has become an increasingly important competence in many roles. This half day intermediate level course covers the essential frameworks and principles associated with effective stakeholder engagement for those working in Global Mobility.

Exclusive Training Course

Project Management

The aim of this half day intermediate level course is to gain an understanding of Global Mobility projects, their definition and characteristics.

Exclusive Training Course

Online Training Modules

Do you or your colleagues need quality Global Mobility Training but struggle to leave the office for a day? Is so, we are delighted to let you know that all licensed members of Expat Academy have access to our on-line training modules.  We have 17 modules altogether covering, a wide variety of topics from essential GM concepts to tax philosophies and essential GM policy design. What’s more you can earn MyGMPD accreditation points for each module you complete. To find our what we have on offer you can find a very brief overview HERE.

Monthly Newsletter

Industry updates and topical news! Click HERE to download!

FOCUS Membership

Receive one complimentary membership for an assignee to gain full access to their website and enjoy all the benefits of being part of the FOCUS community.

Symposium Sponsors

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