07 September 2015
News - Kiku. International Mountain Summit
- Гребцов Алексей
Место: Italy, Bricksen , GPS: 46.716667, 11.65
Packages are the IMS new entry
The experience packages are one of the brand new entries of the IMS program. You will experience various Encounters during 4 days. While hiking on and in the mountain you are getting closer to nature and the mountain world’s power. Mountain.People will reveal touching stories and experiences. The Mountain.Soul is in the center during meetings with philosopher, motivational coaches and people that overcome boundaries.
It doesn’t matter if you are a mountain biker, climber, entrepreneur, single, hiker or nature friend – the Mountain.Experience is offering for every outdoor-taste the right solution either in a 4-day-program or on a daily basis. Find further information at www.IMS.bz .
Speaker's list includes many mountain people
This year’s IMS speaker‘s list is quite large and diversified. Personalities will talk about their passion for mountains and their life experiences.
Starting with Felix Brunner, who had to reconsider his life from the beginning after an accident on the mountain and is now able to reach the peak with his mental power. Joey Kelly, who doesn’t accept any limit according to his incredible discipline and determination. Matthias Pöhm, who knows that success doesn’t make you happy will show you the path to reach happiness.
Meet these and many other Mountain.People during walks, keynote speechs and evening events at the Kiku. International Mountain Summit. Stories, biographies and backgrounds of this year’s speakers are available on http://www.ims.bz/en/program/protagonists/bergsteiger-und-athleten.html
Mountain fascination exhibited in Brixen/Bressanone
The close connection between culture, art and mountain world is transmitted every year at the Kiku. International Mountain Summit through various exhibitions. You can visit three exhibitions in the city centre of Bressanone. At the Pharmacy Museum you will learn everything about healing herbs and toxic plants present in the South Tyrolean mountain flora.
In the Hofburg you turn into a mountain dreamer while visiting the exhibition Aqua Montis. In the Stadtgalerie Robert Bösch, a Swiss mountain photographer will transmit you through his exhibition “Landscapes” love for nature and the action photographer’s profession. The peak of the exhibiton is the keynote speech of Robert Bösch on October 16th. Detailed information regarding the exhibitions and the opening hours are available here: http://www.ims.bz/en/program/exhibitions.html.
The mountain and its faces
The IMS Photo Contest 2015 has successfully reached the final stage. This year's motto “Mountain faces” was extremely challenging for photographers coming from all over the world. 1700 photographer from 90 countries are competing this year for the Kiku. Photo Award and the DJI Aerial Photo Award. The public voting goes on until September 4th . On www.imsphotocontest.com you will also have the opportunity to vote for your three favorite pictures among the Top100 and be part of the IMS Photo Contest. In the meantime a jury of experts, including renowned photographers like Georg Tappeiner, Manuel Ferrigato, the Polish outdoor photographer David Kaszlikowski or the Swiss Robert Bösch are working at full speed.
On October 14th, while the IMS opening is taking place in Bressanone, the photobook collection „Atem der Berge“ will be presented at the International Book Fair in Frankfurt. It is a unique photo book with mountain pictures coming from all over the world, which have been submitted during the past editions of the IMS Photo Contest.
Reaching the IMS peak
The established collaboration with a large number of supporters and partners made it possible to offer a varied festival program. Especially, when referring to the organization of the experience programs, new partnerships have been created. The team of the Brenner Base Tunnel with coordinator Martin Ausserdorfer offers a look into the inner part of the mountains. The Mining world Villanders with coordinator Robert Gruber gives the unique opportunity to visit the oldest mining plant of the Alps. Mountain bikers get unforgettable experiences due to the collaboration with the HERO Team and OK President Gerhard Vanzi. Werner Baumann and the “Herzklopfen” Team offer a package especially created for singles. The Italian alpine club CAI, Dr. Luigi Festi and lawyer Waldemaro Flick are responsible for the discussion “Mountain Freedom vs. Risk – a discussion without peak”. Gerd Bittl – Fröhlich, the founder of Safetysella will reveal new techniques and strategies to sellers.
Premium sponsors of the Kiku. International Mountain Summit are the umbrella brand South Tyrol, KIKU, DJI, GORE-TEX, Raiffeisen, Brixen/Plose, Durst, Foundation Südtiroler Sparkasse and the Messner Mountain Museum.