The TANDEM International meeting 2016 was held in Toulouse, France. Our member school Langue Onze – TANDEM Toulouse organized the TANDEM International meeting from 06.05. to 07.05.2016.
The directors of TANDEM member schools from Germany, Spain, Italy and France joined the meeting:
- Scuola Machiavelli, Florence: Rossella Bianchi – Mario Paiano
- TANDEM München: Jutta Huber – Marcelo Avalos
- Escuela Montalbán, TANDEM Granada: Marga Fortmann
- TANDEM Madrid: Matilde Cerrolaza
- TANDEM Bielefeld: Bettina Offenmüller – Kerstin Harms
- Zentrum für deutsche Sprache Frankfurt / TANDEM Frankfurt:
Klaus Führmann – Wolfgang Ellwitz
- Institut Européen de Français, Montpellier: Sandrine Nocco
- TANDEM San Sebastián: Ana Mendikute – Bernd Kibbel
- Istituto Venezia: Matteo Savini
- Torre di Babele, Roma: Enzo Cosentino
There were plenary session regarding the following topics:
- Activity report : Marketing – Quality – Networking
- Communication agency: Formo
New Marketing strategies for TANDEM International: Presentation by Pablo Soler, Manager of Formo Communication Agency in Toulouse.
There were several workshops regarding the following topics:
“Key words, expressions and relevant information by country” by FORMO
Brainstorming by the language groups in order to highlight the most important information each language group want to emphasize to promote their country.
Workshop 2 :
“Quality charter” by the board of directors
Review and update of our Quality Charter in small working groups.
Social Media 2015 – 2016
Presentation of the social media status by Margret Fortmann
Presentation from Paolo Nunes from IBERACTIV.COM regarding Online Marketing possibilities for the network.
- Legal matters
- Approval of 2015 balance
- Vote on 2016 budget
- Vote on a new president
The plenary voted unanimously for the Presidency of Marcello Avalos of TANDEM Munich to the head of TANDEM International.
- Future perspectives
From here thank’s to our partners in Toulouse who also organized a variety of amazing cultural activities during the weekend!
The next international meeting will take place in May 2017 at our partner school TANDEM Madrid.