GO Group head to Vienna

gglogo2Greener, smarter, more sustainable – the GO Group motto is spreading all across the European events industry and the GP Group are finding more and more followers of the green events philosophy. Festivals from all over the continent have taken the lead on this journey and spearhead the movement, but still there’s a long way to go.

The last and very successful international GO Group workshop in Paris showed there is need for this interactive, open and communicative format we set up to stimulate exchange, cooperation and inspiration – between event organizers, suppliers and science.
Now it’s time for the 5th international GO Group workshop in Vienna. 

GO kindly invite you to this 2-day seminar at the Umweltbundesamt (Federal Environmental Agency), on April 7 and 8 2014. The workshop is kindly hosted by Beatpatrol Festival and Jump (Jugend-Umwelt-Plattform)Please register at the Bucks University online store . There’s a special offer for Yourope members. Please notice that the workshop capacity is limited!

This GO Group workshop for Sustainable Festivals and Events will focus on “challenges & solutions“ (day 1) and “communication & audience involvement“ (day 2). Presentations, discussion and case studies from experts and major European festivals will show new perspectives and will be combined with group work and discussions on both days.

Program: (subject to change)

Sun 06 April 2013, 19h 

GO Group get together 

Day 1,

Mon 07 April 2014, 10h
Main topic: challenges & solutions
incl. lunchCoffee Break 
and group work sessions

GO Group dinner, 20h 
hosted by Yourope (the European Festival Association)

Day 2,

Tue 08 April 2014, 9h
Main topic: communication & audience involvement
incl. Coffee Break & lunch
and group work sessions

The event will feature speakers from:

Beatpatrol Festival (A) 
Bucks New University (UK)
GreenEvents Europe (GER)
Green Music Initiative (GER)
JUMP – young environmental platform (A)
Musicnet (A) (tbc)
New Design University/St.Pölten (A)  (tbc)
Sounds For Nature Foundation e.V. (GER)
Umweltbundesamt (A)
VAZ St. Pölten (A) 

GO are looking very much forward to meeting you all in Vienna!


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