BESIG Events Coordination Team

The IATEFL BESIG Events Coordination Team was created in November 2016 to streamline the organisation of BESIG's face-to-face events and coordinate the efforts to raise the SIG's profile and attract sponsors.

The BESIG Events Coordination Team consists of the following SIG members.

Helen Strong - Events Coordinator

Helen StrongHelen Strong is a business skills trainer, teacher trainer and materials writer based in Ingolstadt, Germany. She has many years' experience in both corporate and academic training environments and she has trained teachers in Germany, Austria and the UK. Helen served on the Committee of the IATEFL-affiliated Munich English Language Teachers Association from 2010 to 2016 in various roles, including Chair, Events Coordinator and Web Administrator. She regularly gives talks and workshops at international conferences. For more details see Helen can be contacted at

Dale Coulter - PR & Sponsorship Coordinator

Dale CoulterCurrently Head of English at IH Zurich-Baden, Dale Coulter is a teacher, trainer, education manager and author of print and digital English materials. His experience lies mainly with intensive and extensive business English training. He has taught in the UK, Italy, Germany and Switzerland. Dale can be emailed at about PR and sposonship opportunities at IATEFL BESIG.