May 20th 2023
On May 16th, 2023, the 7th AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT took place at the Hofburg in Vienna, with the energetic theme “WE HAVE THE POWER”. Some of us feel overwhelmed by the multiple crises we are facing – however, we have the power to solve these challenges and change the way we live and produce towards the better. No more “we could”, “we should” or “someone would need to…” but rather use the momentum to implement and put those concrete climate actions and solutions in motion is the way forward. Find out more here.
June 16th 2022
The date of the 6th AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT marked the 30th anniversary of the Earth Summit in Rio. After so much time passing with hardly any action it was even more crucial to show best practice climate action examples and to focus on solutions at the 2022 conference. Read a detailed report here.
July 1st 2021
Humans depend on healthy ecosystems – if the planet is sick, then the people get sick. The AWS 2021 was about solutions, inspiring people, and successful projects that fight climate change and pollution at the same time. Read more about the outcomes here.
September 17th 2020
Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the conference was organised as a hybrid event: It allowed people to join from all around the world to demonstrate the opportunities of a green economy and green recovery from the pandemic. Find out more about the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2020.
May 28th 2019
Besides focusing on climate communication, the overall common goal of this conference was to increase the pressure on decision makers, to raise awareness and forge solutions for a sustainable future.
May 15th 2018
Arnold Schwarzenegger was joined by distinguished guests to create a positive momentum for the 2018 UN Climate Change Conference: COP 24 in Poland. The event once more served as a meeting place for “action heroes” committed to sustainability and climate protection projects.
June 20th 2017
Under the motto “From Sustainable Goals to Real Action” the conference showed different perspectives on climate change and how it affects us all. It was important to emphasize that each and every one of us can and must make their contribution to climate protection. Read more about the AUSTRIAN WORLD SUMMIT 2017 here.