Interview with Christian Baumgartner

Vitalpin Podcast ‚Begegnungen‘


Christian was invited by Vitalpin for a podcast interview on 'Resource consumption in alpine tourism'.


Interview in German

Village street with tractor in a village near the Danube

Danube Guide partner meeting, Backi Monostor (Serbia)


The second phase of the Danube Guide Meeting is coming to an end. The partner meeting in the border triangle of Serbia-Croatia-Hungary brings good exchange of experiences and preparations for the third phase.

Projektlogo Climate Neutral Destination

Kick-Off Climate Neutral Destination


Good mood and lots of enthusiasm at the on-line kick-off. The two destinations Arosa and Valposchiavo want to go seriously and comprehensively in the direction of a climate-neutral destination. This will be exciting and forward-looking.


Back in Kyrgyzstan


In the new GIZ project I am allowed to work intensively with Kyrgyz tour operators on the sustainability of their travel offers. The goal is not only product improvement, but also internal certification by the umbrella organization KATO.


Tramin, teacher training


For the Pedagogical University of South Tyrol it goes to Tramin. In the educational institution Schloss Rechtenthal, Christian works together with Helga Mayr and South Tyrolean teachers on how they can integrate sustainability in tourism into their lessons.

k.i.d.Z.21 Schladming


The project concept k.i.d.Z.21 enables information and competence exchange on climate change topics in a dialogue between students and expert scientists. Christian contributes with the relations between tourism and climate.

Smart City Tourism

Smart City Tourism Salzburg


In the Smart City Round Table Brunch Christian discusses the possibilities of the city of Salzburg to make tourism more sustainable.

Future Tourism

Future Tourism beyond Recovery


After intensive on-line preparations and massively changed by Corona, 25 thought leaders discuss the future of tourism in Austria in a two-day workshop in Vienna. The process was initiated by Destination Management Monitor Austria (DMMA) and Österreich Werbung. Christian is responsible for the sustainability pillar.