CIC at a glance

The CIC Carinthian International Club facilitates and supports a person's introduction to social and economic life in Carinthia. For Austrians it offers networking acitivities to get in contact with international people.The CIC is an association that is financed through membership fees. A list of current member companies and institutions is available at www.cic-network.at.

Interested individuals may acquire membership for themselves and their family. Employees from member companies benefit from a reduced rate. To membership

CIC networking acitivities
CIC networking sessions
Monthly meetings to chat and get to know each other, held in the CIC.
CIC coffee mornings
Once in a month in the morning, for employees' partners.
CIC get together
Events for you to come along to. They're opportunities to make contact with other expatriates and locals.
CIC culture clubbing
A celebration of the cultural diversity of colleagues working together, this is a local tour through the global world.
Diverse programme of activities
Regular opportunities to join in (e.g. excursions, cultural events, family events, international afternoon, dragonboat cup, cross culture talks, special events)


CIC advisory service and social assistance
CIC welcome package
(available in your company's Human Resource department) - this „welcome package" should offer you key information about your new host country, and help you to take your first steps in Carinthia so that your life can soon return to normal.
CIC contact hours
Help with settling in in Carinthia. Private, personalized advice available in member companies. Appointments in member companies on demand.
Guidance and Support Service
(e.g. work opportunities for family members and advice on schools, what's recognised here...) - meetings by appointment, please send an e-mail to: office@cic-network.at


CIC language swap
One to one language coaching, the CIC conveys the contacts of two interested individuals 
CIC be active: get involved and have your say as a CIC member e.g. translations, writing articles for the website, ideas.
CIC summerkids 
Childcare (bilingual) in August, Villach, Klagenfurt, Lavanttal, for CIC members
Language Groups: German groups, German Conversational groups, German Conversational Cooking group, English, Italian for children, contacts for learning German


CIC members can get a special discount of 10% for all "Deutsch in Österreich" (German in Austria) courses at Klagenfurt University's language centre, (but not for "German as a Foreign and Second Language" semester courses).


For CIC company members

• Exchange of good practice for Human Resource departments

• Development of tools for cultural diversity accompanied by Univ. Prof. Erol Yildiz (Alpen-Adria-Universität).

• CIC welcome package for new employees

• Job service

• CIC events and network (get togethers, networking sessions etc.)

 For institutional company members (associations, honorary consulates)

• Networking

• Information

• CIC events and get togethers