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Contract renewed with OeAD-Housing Office

18/11/2019 We’re delighted to have been appointed by OeAD-Housing Office for the sixth year running to support the promotion of their two Vienna-based summer schools in the UK. ⠀⠀⠀⠀ Green.Building.Solutions. (GBS) offers first-hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise to like-minded academics and professionals all seeking a sustainable future, while the Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) […]

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Celebrate Autumn Traditions Like A Local… In Stunning Innsbruck

10/10/2019 The cattle have come down from the mountain pastures, the Alpine peaks that surround the stunning city of Innsbruck are taking on their autumn hues and it’s time to celebrate the changing seasons… ‘Törggelen’ style. It’s the ideal time to live like a local and embrace this traditional autumn festival – with a brisk […]

Christian Felber

New test measures corporate input to the ‘common good’

11/09/2019 A new checklist has been developed for businesses as part of a drive to shift the measure of success from a focus on profit to the ‘common good.’ The Economy for the Common Good (ECG), has developed the free test to give organisations an insight into the ground-breaking economic model. It takes just 30 […]

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Innsbruck secures prestigious three-year mountain bike world tour deal

19/08/2019 Action-packed ‘Capital of the Alps‘ Innsbruck has secured its unique place on the international mountain bike competition circuit until 2022. Organisers of the Crankworx World Tour have confirmed the city as the only European stop for the elite gravity mountain bike festival in June 2020, 2021 and 2022. It joins Rotorua, New Zealand and […]

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Top 5 reasons to put Innsbruck on your summer bucket list

09/07/2019 The Capital of the Alps‘ unique iconic blend of urban and imperial attractions, provides every ingredient for the perfect summer getaway. Here are the top five reasons why you should visit Innsbruck this summer; You won’t spend all of your holiday travelling – with direct flights from all major airports in the UK, you […]

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Time is running out to join world-leading green buildings programme

11/06/2019 Time is running out for applications to a unique summer school, dedicated to creating a dynamic learning environment for individuals to develop their knowledge of sustainable buildings. The Green.Building.Solutions (GBS) summer university attracts those working in or studying architecture, as well as other construction-related professions. Taking place in Vienna this year from July 20 […]

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Deadline looms to book world-leading alternative economic summer school

03/06/2019 Time is running out to book a place on a world-renowned summer school, which sets the pace in investigating alternative options to current economic models. The Vienna-based Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) programme challenges the norm and puts fresh ideas and perspectives under the spotlight – looking into an alternative approach to the […]

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Crankworx Has Cranked It Up In 2019

26/04/2019 One of the world’s biggest mountain bike freeriding competitions is descending on the Capital of the Alps this summer for the third year running, with all-new challenges awaiting the competitors. Innsbruck is the second of just three global stops on the international Crankworx Tour and is the only chance for adrenaline junkie spectators to […]

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Top Five Reasons Innsbruck Is Geared Up For Bike Lovers

10/04/2019 Throughout winter Innsbruck hosts active travellers seeking the thrill of the snow-clad slopes but come spring and summer the Capital of the Alps, and its surrounding villages and valleys, gets its wheels in motion to turn into a biker’s paradise. The slopes surrounding the city open up for mountain bikers, with forest tracks and […]

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Summer school looks at putting economies on a more sustainable footing

04/03/2019 Sovereign money and regional currencies are frequently cited as possible solutions to put economies on a more sustainable footing. Gaining an understanding of concepts such as these and others within a truly international context brings an exciting dimension to the Vienna-based Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) programme, which challenges the norm and puts […]