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Schwarzenegger and Environmental Expo at AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2024

For the first time, a dedicated environmental expo showcasing innovative solutions will accompany the climate conference on June 20th. On June 20, 2024, Arnold Schwarzenegger will convene his annual climate conference, the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT (AWS), gathering high-ranking national and international guests at the Vienna Hofburg for the eighth consecutive year. This year’s theme, “Be…

AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2024 on June 20th

(Vienna, June 20, 2023) After the incredible success of this year’s AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT, the date for next year’s environmental conference has been set. The 8th AUSTRIAN WOLRD SUMMIT will take place on June 20th, 2024, at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna. Host, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Austrian Federal President, Alexander Van der Bellen, who traditionally…

Arnold Schwarzenegger calls for new Environmentalism

AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT: On Course for Change in Vienna’s Hofburg, Focusing on Climate Protection and Security “Times have changed, and we have to change with them.” host Arnold Schwarzenegger said in his opening speech at the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT, which took place for the seventh time on May 16th at the Hofburg in Vienna, with…

AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2023

The AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT is back! The theme of this year´s conference, hosted by Arnold Schwarzenegger, is “We Have the Power” and it will take place on May 16, 2023, at The Hofburg in Vienna. The focus will once again be on climate protection, especially on topics like climate change, security and peace, circular economy,…

Dinner in the spirit of Climate Action

Arnold Schwarzenegger paid a short visit to his home country Austria for a dinner at Motto am Fluss in Vienna with representatives from the business community. The talks focused on the challenges in the fight against pollution and the climate crisis and also served to prepare for Schwarzenegger’s annual climate conference, the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT,…

AWS 22 Report now online

It´s a wrap on the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2022 and a lot of things were happening on stage and around the conference. In this year´s report you can read all about the summit, it´s guests and the take aways from the panel discussions. On June 14th, 2022, one of the biggest environmental summits in the…

Schwarzenegger: Eliminate addiction to fossil fuels

Arnold Schwarzenegger hosted this year´s AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT live from his filmset in Toronto, but his messages were very real: “We must do whatever it takes to eliminate our addiction to fossil fuels,” he emphasized in his opening speech and condemned the war in Ukraine and the dependence on Russian oil and gas. “No matter…

AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2022: Creating Hope – Inspiring Action

On June 14th 2022, Arnold Schwarzenegger hosted his climate conference, the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT, at the Hofburg in Vienna. Numerous prominent guests from politics, business, science and civil society highlighted the importance of climate protection and immediate climate action. In addition to Schwarzenegger and the Austrian Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen, the two top…

AWS 21 Report

The 5th AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT on July 1st 2021 was a full success. Arnold Schwarzenegger returned to Vienna this year to attend his annual climate conference. Over the years it has grown to become one of the biggest environmental summits in the world and was all about the topic “Healthy Planet – Healthy People”. Humans…

Fast Fashion vs. Fair Fashion

The facts and figures are frightening. The fashion industry is – and very few people know this – the second largest polluter in the world. It is one of those industries in which consumption has grown rapidly in recent decades. About 60 percent more clothing was purchased in 2018 than in 2000! The life of…