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Free event gives insight into Austria’s expertise in Positive Energy Districts

12/02/2021 The concept of Positive Energy Districts is increasingly being considered as a means of powering clusters of the UK. Professionals and students with an interest in areas including energy, architecture and urban planning can tap into world-leading expertise in a free online event, the GBS Expert Talk Series – Positive Energy Districts. Organised by […]

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Summer school looks at putting economies on a more sustainable footing

04/03/2019 Sovereign money and regional currencies are frequently cited as possible solutions to put economies on a more sustainable footing. Gaining an understanding of concepts such as these and others within a truly international context brings an exciting dimension to the Vienna-based Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) programme, which challenges the norm and puts […]

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Austrian summer school shares pioneering approach at Futurebuild

27/02/2019 Visitors to Futurebuild can learn about the unique attributes of the Green.Building.Solutions summer university, which has become a magnet for architects and building professionals who want to understand how to put the environment first in their careers. Representatives from OeAD-Housing Office will be at the London expo to share insight and information on the […]

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Supporting Overseas Education

10/08/2018 We are delighted to have supported OeAD with their two summer schools, Green.Building.Solutions. (GBS) and Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) in Vienna this year. Both programmes give participants of all ages and countries the opportunity to share their ideas, knowledge and understanding of subjects they are passionate about. Find out more on OeAD […]

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Vienna Programme Goes From Strength-to-Strength

10/08/2017 Great to meet students Thelma Mbewe, of the University of Sheffield, and Andres Rodriguez, of the University of Nottingham, in Vienna at the Green Building Solutions summer school. We’ve been organising the PR and building relationships on behalf of the Austrian Exchange Service (OEAD Housing Office) for both their Green Building Solutions and Alternative Monetary […]

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Austria’s OeAD makes front cover news

22/05/2017 Some great coverage for Shepherd PR Austria client OeAD, with the front cover story in Ecobuild News’ print and online issue regarding their sustainable construction summer school

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OeAD on RIBA Journal

03/03/2017 Our client, OeAD Housing, feature on the RIBA Journal website! You can find out more about their Summer University Green Building Solutions programme by visiting

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Learn more about Austrian ‘green’ construction summer programme at EAIE

13/09/2016 The organisers of a pioneering Austrian summer programme, which brings together the latest thinking in sustainable construction, will be on hand at EAIE to discuss the course – and build relationships with universities across the UK and Ireland. Green Building Solutions (GBS) takes place in Vienna, the capital of energy efficient construction, and provides […]

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OeAD at Ecobuild

08/03/2016 Already a busy morning on the OeAD Housing Office stand at Ecobuild. Come and find out more about passivhaus summer school on stand E2130 or visit the OeAD website.