Other events in the Alps

4th edition of the Alpine Convention’s Young Academics Award
The Young Academics Award is an initiative led by the Alpine Convention in collaboration with ISCAR that seeks every year to reward the best master theses of students from different universities from across the Alps, who deal with relevant Alpine topics. The 4th edition of the Award is entitled “Sustainable water management in the Alps”. The…
International Conference on the Future of Mountain Agriculture in the Alps on 13th-14th September 2017
The International Conference on the Future of Mountain Agriculture in the Alps will take place on 13th-14th September 2017 in St. Johann im Pongau, Salzburg. The conference will be an occasion to discuss about the perspectives of mountain agriculture within the framework defined by the future developments of CAP 2020.…
Saturday, 29 July 2017

Sestriere Film Festival 2017

Sestriere Film Festival 2017
The seventh edition of the international Sestriere Film Festival, organized by the association Montagna Italia, will be entirely dedicated to the mountains, alpinism, exploration and hiking. The festival will be accompanied by a photo contest, open to amateur and professional photographers. You will find more information and the complete programme…
Conference “The future of Regions with a fast-developing tourism sector”
The national conference in Pontresina will focus on the situation of the Alpine tourism sector, taking into account the trends and the transformation that are currently influencing it. The conference will outline what are the future perspectives for Regions and localities with a fully developed tourism sector and whose economies…
"We are Alps" journalists tour 2017
The Permanent Secretariat of the Alpine Convention is organizing the “We are Alps “ journalist tour:  an annual event for a group of journalists who will be crossing the Alps in a week-long excursion. The upcoming edition will take place from the 25th June to the 2nd July 2017 and…
Living conditions in rural areas have changed radically over the past few decades. Many regions manifest a tendency towards depopulation. For women in particular, there is a lack of sufficient means to earn a living. Infrastructure is poor, many learning opportunities such as childcare or schooling are absent. And right-wing…
In the frame of Interreg Alpine Space programme, the forum will include workshops on how to identify Alpine challenges and how to initiate and develop projects on an international scale with the help of digital tools. The event will be attended by the representatives of EU Strategy for the Alpine…
Conference :" Mountain regions, territories of innovation"
The international conference of LabEx ITEM " Mountain regions, territories of innovation" will be held in the City Territory - Université de Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France, from 11 to 13 January 2017. The aim of this project is to conduct a social, economic and cultural analysis of innovation in Mountain Territories. A…
Sunday, 11 December 2016

Reading mountains festival

Reading mountains festival
For the second year between the 5th and 11th of December, the Alpine Convention organize the Reading mountains Festival. The festival is an occasion to celebrate the Alpine literature and to promote the cultural differences and similarities all along the Alps. ALPARC supports the initiative "Reading Mountains" Festival by co-…
Wednesday, 12 October 2016

30th Sondrio film Festival

30th Sondrio film Festival
The 30th edition of the international Sondrio film Festival will be held from the 7th to the 13th of November 2016, in Italy. It takes place every year in Sondrio since 1987. The aims of the Festival are the awareness of the culture of nature parks, protected areas and environmental protection,…