Thursday, 06.09.2012

Early Bird Programme

Tai Chi, Jogging, Walking, Swimming

50th Permanent Committee

of the Alpine Convention (closed event)

Sessions 6-10

Session 6: Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs): neglected engines for local regeneration in the Alpine Arc?Potential contributions of SMEs to economic, social and environmental regeneration in the Alps
ARE / University of Bern
Contact: Daniel Baumgartner, Universität Bern

Session 7: New Urbanization in the Alps: mobility and urban life-style dynamic
How do mountain climates, topography and risks initiate a complex design specific to a new type of urbanization in the Alps?
Laboratory of architecture and urban Mobility LAMU, EPF Lausanne
Contact: Fiona Pia, EPFL-LAMU

Session 8: Academic Mountain Knowledge as a Common GoodHow can scientific journals contribute to the renewal of the Alps?
Contact: Tanja Maehr, CIPRA

Session 9: Renewing Alpine Governance IIWorld Café discussion of facts and findings of the session "Renewing Alpine Governance I"
University of Geneva / ISCAR
Kontakt: Gilles Rudaz, University of Geneva

Session 10: The Brown Bear - A Possible Co-existence Practical problems concerning the coexistence between brown bear and humans in the Alps and how they can be solved
Regione Lombardia / WWF
Contact: Elisabetta Rossi, Regione Lombardia

Sessions 11-15

Session 11: Young Voice - New Vision

The Voice of the Alpine YouthCIPRA
Contact: Tanja Maehr, CIPRA

Session 12: ALPSTAR: Toward Carbon-neutral Alps How can we transform today's best practice in to future minimum standards? Approaches in the fields of energy, tourism, transport and spatial planning

Alpstar Project
Contact: Jure Leben, Alpstar

Session 13: Alpine Populations and New Enterprise

New creative potential in the Alps through innovationUniversity of Torino
Contact: Federica Corrado, Associazione Dislivelli

Session 14: Small Schools in Mountain Regions
Pedagogical approaches, present state and future perspectives
The University Colleges for Teacher Education of Vorarlberg, Grisons, St. Gallen and Valais
Contact: Andrea Raggl, PH Vorarlberg

Session 15: Rethinking the Alpine Territory Planning ecological connectivity with support of the Jecami mapping tool
ALPARC / Platform Ecological Networks
Contact: Yann Kohler, ALPARC

ALPARC: General Assembly

(closed event)

Sessions 16-20

Session 16: Valposchiavo Shapes its sustainable future
The multisectoral and participatory approach of the hosting region towards an integrated spatial development

Regione Valposchiavo
Contact: Cassiano Luminati, Regione Valposchiavo

Session 17: --

Session 18: From Old to New – Integrate People, Recycle Knowledge, Create Added Value in Mountain Communities!How old, young, new, seasonal visitors and local residents can share a better living in the Alps
Contact: Carole Piton, AidA

Session 19: Young in the AlpsTraditional knowledge reinterpretation through education and innovation as a key for mountain sustainable mountain development
University of Milan / Mountain University Edolo
Contact: Anna Giorgi, University of Milan

Session 20: Transalpine Traffic: New Solutions to Old Challenges? How can we develop a sustainable and ecological transalpine traffic system?Alpine Initiative Switzerland / Alpine Space Programme project iMONITRAF!
Contact: Niklas Joos, Office for the Environment of the canton of Uri


Overview of market stands

Field trips

Overview of field trips

Multivision "For the Alps"

An audiovisual production by ALPARC

Meet on the Piazza

On stage:
young@lpweek theater performance. Exchange fresh ideas, experience new views, expand your mind!
Philharmonic orchestra of Brusio, Poschiavo and Tirano (I)