International Mountain Summit – Bressanone/Brixen (IT)10 October 2016
The 8th edition of IMS - International Mountain Summit will be held in Brixen (South Tyrol - IT) from October 10 to 16.
The Festival is dedicated to the mountains and brings in Brixen, in the South Tyrolean Dolomites, professionals and mountains lovers from all over the world.
In congresses and conferencies controversial topics regarding the world of mountains are discussed and analysed. Internationally renowned personalities, top mountaineers, decision makers in alpinism and inspiring minds exchange their ideas and opinions. Talks and films on mountains take the visitor on a breathtaking trip between rock towers and slopes.
Hikers and climbers have the possibility to participate in a walking tour or to climb walls together with experts.
64 speakers from 8 countries will join IMS 2016 to talk about their experiences (among the athletes: Nives Meroi, Romano Benet, Markus Eder, Hanspeter Eisendle, Ueli Steck).
To report a special event: the firs screening and presentation of the movie "Still Alive", the directorial debut of Reinhold Messner.
In addition, during the IMS 2016, the AVS (Alpine Association of South Tyrol) will host the annual UIAA general meeting.
See more on the official website.