Between November 11th and 14th, 2015 the Ark Metropolis crew visited Barcelona on a preparatory trip. Interlocutors were among others the Barcelona City Council, the sustainability center "Fabrica del Sol", the Goethe Institute and the branch office of the German Chamber of Commerce for Spain. The local top issue is the sustainable development of the city, which is being driven for more than 10 years with a total of around 800 stakeholders fro
Between Sept. 16th and Sept. 22nd the Ark Metropolis crew visited London on a preparatory trip. Interlocutors were, among others, the International Sustainability Unit of the Charitable Foundation of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, the Community Food Growers Network, the German Embassy, the German-British Chamber of Commerce and the London Fairness Commission. The local top issue is to ensure the production of food for the city.
The Ark Metropolis crew made a preparation trip to Athens from March 18th to March 23rd, 2015. Interlocutors were the German Embassy, the German-Greek Chamber of Industry and Commerce, the Goethe-Institut, the organizing team of the European Music Day Greece and the Athens Biennale, the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, Athens Development & Destination Management Agency. The meeting have been completed by numerous meetings with artists, sightseeing t