Culture|Futures History

Culture|Futures is formed by Olaf Gerlach-Hansen, DCI, and Peter Head, former Chairman of Global Planning, Arup.

With the support of DCI and Arup a proposal was developed for a cultural dialogue in world cities in the run up to the UN Climate Summit in 2009 in Poznan, Poland.

7 – 9 December:  Culture|Futures launch conference took place at a Symposium and Working Seminar in Copenhagen during the UN Climate Summit.


4 -6 November: Culture|Futures in cooperation with the Chair of the “Large Cities Climate Leadership Group” (C40) organized a joint workshop Building a Green Cultural Program in Cities in Hong Kong.

30, 31 May: A Culture|Futures led conference, workshop and cultural event program at the occasion of the next global C40 Summit, which took place in Sao Paulo.
Culture|Futures Eco-Leadership by Cultural Institutions

19 October:  Culture|Futures conference in Milan.

25, 26 November: Culture|Futures EcoAçãoCultural Seminar in  Sao Paulo.

5 December: Culture|Futures Conference: Eco-Leadership through Culture in Durban.

January:   Culture|Futures Conference in New York.

24 January: Culture|Futures Conference: Culture and Eco-leadership in Budapest.

17 June: Global Forum for Culture and Sustainable develompment in Rio de Janeiro.