International Mountain Summit – Bressanone/Brixen09 October 2017
IMS - International Mountain Summit takes place from October 9 to 15 in Bressanone/Brixen (Alto-Adige, IT).
The not to miss event for mountain and mountaineering lovers is back in its ninth edition. Bressanone will again be the world capital of mountaineering and the mountain. Here you will meet at the International Mountain Summit, the world's best mountaineers alongside experts from various alpine companies, researchers, philosophers and lovers of the outdoor world of all kinds.
Under the motto "Meet.Mountain.People.Soul", thanks to the uniqueness of the varied program of the festival, participants at the International Mountain Summit will meet the mountain, get to know its people and characters, participate in discussions. All presented, thanks to the simultaneous translations in the three official languages of the festival: Italian, German and English.
During the Festival, there will be the world premiere of Reinhold Messner's movie "Der Heilige Berg - The Sacred Mountain”; a meeting with Alex Honnold and Peter Habeler; the IMS Photo Contest.
Some of the special guests are: Hanspeter Eisendle (alpine guide and mountaineer), Samuel Koch (actor), Florian Langenscheidt (author and researcher of happiness), Roberta Mancino (model and base jumper), Paola Marcello (photographer and globetrotter), Michael Martin (geographer and photographer), Oswald Oelz (doctor and mountaineer), Hans-Peter Stauber (journalist and documentarist), Martin Teuber (Paralympic Champion).
To heat up the atmosphere and make the event even more welcoming and informal, music and good local food will be there in the spirit of conviviality.
See the official website for information and tickets.