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“The Walk of Our Life”

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Feuerwehrhaus
Culture / Interview
german language

“The Walk of Our Life” took Simon Niggli (Switzerland) and Christoph Obmascher (Alpbach) on foot from St. Christoph to China. Together they covered a distance of more than 7,000 km. In a talk with journalist Hanna Molden they report on their experiences and show pictures from their exceptional journey.

Speakers

President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna Welcome
Globetrotter
Waiter, Alpbach
Writer and Journalist, Alpbach Chair
Minister, Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management, Vienna Conclusion

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz FISCHLER

President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

1973-1979 Research Assistant, Institute for Agricultural Management, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
1978 Doctorate, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
1979-1984 Executive Assistant, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck
1985-1989 Director, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck
1989-1994 Austrian Federal Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Vienna
1995-2004 European Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries, Brussels
2005-2011 Chairman, Ecosocial Forum Europe, Vienna
2005-2015 Chairman, RISE-Foundation, Brussels
2014-2015 Chairman of the Steering Committee of the EU scientific programme for Expo Milano 2015
since 2012 President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
since 2016 President, Board of Trustees to the Austrian Institute of Advanced Studies (IHS), Vienna

Dr. Hanna MOLDEN

Writer and Journalist, Alpbach

 Hanna Molden ist in Wien geboren und aufgewachsen und hat an der Universität Wien zum Doktor der Staatswissenschaften promoviert. Über ihre Tätigkeit als Übersetzerin von Büchern aus dem Englischen kam sie zum Journalismus, Schwerpunkt Feuilleton. Ihr erstes Buch "Am Arlberg" war ein historisches Sachbuch. Es folgten das heitere Sachbuch "Man nennt es Pubertät", der Roman "Kurakin", die Biographie "Greif und Rose", der Essayband "Geschichten vom Dorf", sowie die Romane "Der Tarzaneffekt" und "Amelie und die Liebe unterm Regenschirm". Die Witwe von Fritz Molden lebt und arbeitet in Wien und in dem Tiroler Bergdorf Alpbach.

DI Andrä RUPPRECHTER

Minister, Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management, Vienna

1988-1989 Assistant to the Director, Austrian Farmers' Union, Vienna
1989-1997 Member, Cabinet of Austrian Federal Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry Franz Fischler, Wilhelm Molterer, Vienna
1993-1994 Member, Negotiation team on expert level for the agriculture chapter of the Austrian accession negotiations to the European Union
1995-2002 Head, EU-Coordination Unit, Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry, Vienna; Austrian Spokesman, SCA - Special Committee on Agriculture, Council of the European Union, Brussels
1998 President, SCA - Special Committee on Agriculture, Council of the European Union, Brussels
1998-2002 Deputy Director General, Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry, Vienna
2002-2007 Director General, Department Agriculture and Nutrition, Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry, Environment and Water Management, Vienna
2006 Head, National delegation, Council of Agriculture, Council of the European Union, Brussels
2007-2013 Director for Rural Development and Agriculture Finances, General Secretariat, Council of the European Union, Brussels
since 2013 Federal Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management of the Republic of Austria, Vienna
since 2017 President, Union of European Federalists Austria, Vienna

Cultural Programme

show timetable
kategorie: Alle Culture

18.08.2016

17:15 - 19:00"Tools of Enlightenment"Culture
19:00 - 21:00"Elmar Trenkwalder"Culture
21:30 - 22:00"Einfach mal die Kresse halten"Culture

20.08.2016

13:00 - 13:30"Horizon in Motion"Culture
18:00 - 19:00"MEMORIES by Margit and Heinz Fischer." Book LaunchCulture
19:30 - 20:30"The Future Museum - A New Enlightenment, a Bulwark against Creative Illiteracy?"Culture
20:30 - 22:00"Le Meraviglie" & "Le ultime cose" (Clips)Culture

22.08.2016

12:35 - 13:45"Feel Dementia." An Artistic InterventionCulture
13:00 - 14:30"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Robert ProsserCulture
18:30 - 20:00"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Annamária TóthCulture
20:30 - 22:00"FUTURE BABY: How Far Do We Go?"Culture

23.08.2016

10:45 - 12:00"Feel Dementia." An Artistic InterventionCulture
10:45 - 12:00"Feel Dementia." An Artistic InterventionCulture
13:00 - 14:30"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Club Alpbach Upper AustriaCulture
17:00 - 18:30"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by IG ViennaCulture
18:00 - 19:00Elmar Trenkwalder Gives a Tour through his ExhibitionCulture
19:30 - 21:00"A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William ShakespeareCulture

24.08.2016

13:00 - 14:30"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll hosted by Club Alpbach Südtirol Alto AdigeCulture
17:00 - 18:30"Home Visit Europe" by Rimini Protokoll hosted by Club Lower AustriaCulture
19:00 - 19:45"The Great Sun, an Unleashed Horse"Culture

25.08.2016

18:15 - 19:00"Inherited Disorders"Culture

26.08.2016

20:30 - 22:00"In 80 Minutes around the World." More than a ConcertCulture

27.08.2016

17:30 - 19:00"The Walk of Our Life"Culture

28.08.2016

11:00 - 12:30"Rimini Protokoll." Matinée with Stefan KaegiCulture
22:00 - 23:45KAL BAND Rock'n'RomaCulture

29.08.2016

15:00 - 17:30"Judgment in Hungary"Culture
16:00 - 17:30"Judgment in Hungary" Artist TalkCulture

30.08.2016

18:00 - 19:00"Horizon in Motion"Culture
18:00 - 19:00Elmar Trenkwalder Gives a Tour Through His ExhibitionCulture
22:00 - 23:30JÜTZ New Adventures in Alpine Music & ALPACH BRASSCulture

31.08.2016

19:00 - 20:00"Two Parallel Realities"Culture
20:00 - 21:30"Stroke upon Stroke"Culture

01.09.2016

19:00 - 20:30"Learning from History!" A Talk about the Haus der Geschichte ÖsterreichCulture

02.09.2016

11:00 - 12:30Matinée with Fuad Gritli - Between Freedom of Press and Death Threats: Political Cabaret in LibyaCulture
18:15 - 19:15Concert by the Tiroler Bürgermeisterkapelle SchwazCulture
19:30 - 20:30"Spot on!"Culture