Observing the recent situation of demographic trends in the Alps, it is
possible to put in evidence an interesting turnround in some alpine
territories, especially alpine marginal areas. This situation invests not only
the Alps but in general the European mountain territories, where the effects
of this turnround become evident : from requalification of old villages and
the creation of technologic buildings, to implementation of different forms of
tourism (green tourism, soft tourism), from experimentation of new services
(through ICT solutions), to implementation of sustainable mobility policies
and finally to creation of green entrepreneurial activities (CIPRA, 2007,Messerli, Scheurer, Veit, 2011).
Proposals are expected before July 30th, 2013, (500 words abstract) and
final papers should be handed out before november 1th, 2013 (see Rules for
For more informations, please consult the document below.