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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 […]

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Austrian summer school shares pioneering approach at Futurebuild

27/02/2019 Visitors to Futurebuild can learn about the unique attributes of the Green.Building.Solutions summer university, which has become a magnet for architects and building professionals who want to understand how to put the environment first in their careers. Representatives from OeAD-Housing Office will be at the London expo to share insight and information on the […]

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Take A Walk In The Footsteps Of An Emperor

27/02/2019 Visitors to Innsbruck can follow in the footsteps of Austria’s famous Emperor Maximilian I as part of a new walking initiative, designed to give people the inside track in the Capital of the Alps. This year is the 500th anniversary of the death of Habsburg Emperor Maximilian I, and Innsbruck is pulling out the […]

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Innsbruck in the news

04/10/2018 It’s been a great time for Innsbruck, with significant media coverage of the recent UCI Road World Championships showing the beauty and sporting challenge the Capital of the Alps offers. It’s been a great experience for the Shepherd PR team supporting media activities for the event with our client Innsbruck Tourism. Now it’s time […]

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Innsbruck scales new heights in sporting adventure travel

07/09/2018 Action-packed biking and cycling adventures, just a stone’s-throw from a vibrant city centre, are the specialism of the Capital of the Alps, Innsbruck. And if you need proof that this awesome city, just two hours’ flight from the UK, is a thrill-seeker’s paradise, just take a look at the internationally acclaimed sporting events on […]

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More flights to Innsbruck this Winter

28/08/2018 British Airways, easyJet and Laudamotion are introducing more flights to Innsbruck ready for the ski season. From 9 December 2018, British Airways will run flights from London Heathrow to Innsbruck every day of the week, bar Wednesday, as well as twice a day on weekends. A return flight, from London Heathrow to Innsbruck, with […]