The only Wilderness Conference focusing on Europe’s last Wilderness will be held May 27-29, 2019 in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Salzburg Lungau.
In 2019 we honour 5 years of European Wilderness Society, 10 years of Wilderness in Europe and 55 years of the US Wilderness Act. Join us!
This year already speakers from 11 countries have signed up to talk about such interesting issues like the differences and commonalities of Wilderness in the US and Europe, successful Wilderness outreach programmes, sustainable tourism in action, the challenge to the UNESCO World Heritage Beech forests, the new and updated European Wilderness Quality Standard and Audit System 2.0 and the European Wilderness Network.
What your ticket includes:
- Wilderness Welcome Pack
- Access to all presentations and workshops
- Wilderness Anniversary Gala Dinner on Monday
- Complimentary ticket to Wilderness Film Festival
- Certificate ceremony for all participants
- Excursion in the Ramsar and Wilderness Areas in Salzburger Lungau Biosphere Reserve
- Lunch Monday and Wednesday
- Coffee, tea and light refreshments, Monday and Wednesday
- Dinner included for Monday, Tuesday
- Opportunity to shape the future of Wilderness in Europe
- Friendly and inclusive environment
Wilderness Film Festival
We will screen on Tuesday evening several award-winning films, showcasing large carnivores and Wilderness. This evening is also open to the public.