Our Partnerships at a glance …







Research and Development

ICCM partners with universities worldwide to expand our intellectual capacity, develop our consultants, and gain a deeper understanding of global management principles. These thought exchanges have allowed ICCM to develop innovative products and services while growing larger knowledge networks in the global community.

Abu Dhabi University

ICCM researchers collaborated to research trust formation and trust repair in Middle Eastern cultures.

BI Norwegian Business School

BI Business School is an internationally recognized, non-profit private university in Norway that is one of Europe’s most productive academic environments. ICCM has formal research and exchange agreements with BI.

Brazil-Florida Chamber of Commerce

Partnering with the Chamber, ICCM provides training in cross cultural competence and U.S. culture to Brazilian high potentials.

Center for Advanced Study of Language


The Center for Advanced Study of Language is a DoD-affiliated research center based in the University of Maryland. Here, nationally recognized researchers conduct empirically based science to inform the strategic needs of the intelligence community. The Center’s research focuses on providing new insight that can inform comprehensive language preparedness, improve workforce readiness, and improve leadership decisions and operational performance.

East China Normal University


ICCM exchanges faculty with ECNU and work with them to create professional development programs for HR professionals in China.

Erasmus Mundus


Erasmus Mundus is a study program designed to enhance the quality of higher education and encourage dialogue and mutual understanding between people of various cultures through academic cooperation. An EU program, Erasmus provides support to universities and students and any organization active in higher education. To meet its objectives of enhancing educational quality and intercultural learning Erasmus partners with many universities in Europe.



Harris is an international communications and information technology company that serves clients in more than 125 different countries. With such a diverse clientele and a diverse workforce of over 14,000 employees they have partnered with ICCM to help develop training to enhance their global operations.

Institute for Simulation and Training

ICCM researchers partners with IST on funded research examining trust in multicultural settings and global virtual teams.

International Congress of Applied Psychology

ICCM staff conducted workshops on internationalizing the organizational psychology curriculum, and edited a book on the topic with contributors from 11 countries.

University of Gondar

The first organizational psychologist in Ethiopia trained at ICCM, and now spearheads efforts to research east African leadership style.

University of Maryland

ICCM researchers collaborated with U of M on multiyear funded research project examining conflict resolution in the Middle East.

University of Silesia


The University of Silesia prioritizes internationalization in their classrooms, research, and their goals. They perform research with partner institutions worldwide and cooperate internationally for educational projects.

University of Valencia


The University of Valencia is one of the best universities in Spain and one of the top ten in the world for learning Chinese language and culture. Their exchange programs and development aid programs help students study across the world in other institutions. They place a strong emphasis on intercultural learning and understanding.

Applied Solutions

ICCM partners with organizations around the world to develop a more culturally competent workforce and improve international business practices. We provide cultural tools that help organizations save time and money, reduce risk, and make better decisions. ICCM is a provider of cultural assessment tools, professional development workshops, e-learning tools, and strategic cultural analysis.

Aperian Global

ICCM partners with Aperian to provide culture general training to support their GlobeSmart web tool.

Army Research Institute

ICCM serves as a technical advisor for the development of a 21st century cross cultural competence assessment system used to select and classify Army recruits.

Center for Conflict Dynamics

ICCM evaluated the generalizability of the Conflict Dynamics Profile for Chinese culture.


ICCM provided cross cultural competence training focused on Japanese organizational dynamics to a CONTEC acquired company in the U.S.

Development Dimensions International (DDI)


ICCM partnered with DDI on research examining the leadership development of 12,000 global executives and developed recommendations on best practices.

Educational Testing Service

ETS retained ICCM as a technical advisor on the development of an innovative cross cultural competence assessment.

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

ICCM hosted Fulbright scholars from FIOH, and provided workshops on cross cultural competence to Finnish executives.

Quality Learning International


Partnered with QLI to develop workshops in cross cultural competence and global leadership

The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI)


DEOMI contracted ICCM to evaluate measures of cross cultural competence and develop region specific cultural databases for military training.

United States Air Force Academy

USAFA contracted ICCM to provide cross cultural competence training and evaluate the Ambassadors of Inclusion program.