WHERE WILL IT TAKE PLACE? At the Runde Environment Center.

WHEN? From April 24th to 28th 2016

HOW MANY PARTICIPANTS? Between 15 and 20

 

WHAT WILL WE DO? 

You will discover the surrounding nature by boat or by foot. With the help of biologists you will learn how local plants and animals adapt to their environment. During workshops our facilitators will equip you with design tools to extract the principles of nature’s strategies and solutions so you can apply them to your design challenges.

 

WHO IS THIS FOR? 

Anybody curious to learn from nature and interested in developing sustainable solutions. The more diverse the background of the participant, the better! This training is also intended for professionals interested or working on topics of sustainability, innovation, design, engineering, strategy, management or learning.

 

WHAT ABOUT ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD?

These will be provided at Runde Environment Center. You will be staying in cosy small flats and food can be adapted to allergies and special needs. You can have a look at these selected pictures from the Center:

WHAT FITNESS LEVEL IS REQUIRED?

Activities will not be very strenuous, expect short hikes for about 2-3 hours, boating and maybe paddling (if weather and wind conditions allow).

 

WHEN CAN I REGISTER FOR PARTICIPATION?

Registration is open until February 15th, 2017

Please wait after this date to book any flight or transport. This will be the date when we confirm this training.

 

WHAT DOES THE REGISTRATION PRICE INCLUDE?

- Transport from Ålesund (nearest airport to the workshop) to Runde and back provided that you arrive in Ålesund no later than 9am on the 24th of April. Return to Ålesund is currently estimated to be 16:00 on the 28th of April. If you deviate from this schedule transport will be at your own cost.

- All accommodation and food between the 24th of April 9am to the 28th of April 16h.

- Workshops, expeditions, workshop material

The price does NOT include:

- Transportation from your home location to the meet-up point in Ålesund and return trip.

 

WHAT ARE MY TRANSPORT OPTION TO AND FROM THE WORKSHOP LOCATION?

PLEASE DO NOT BOOK YOUR TRANSPORT BEFORE REGISTRATION CLOSES FEBRUARY 15TH, 2017

By plane: Ålesund Vigra airport

By car (parking facilities near the workshop location)

Transport from Ålesund to the workshop location and back is included in the ticket price provided that you arrive in Ålesund no later than 9am on the 24th of April. Return to Ålesund is currently estimated to be 16:00 on the 28th of April.

 

IS MY REGISTRATION TRANSFERABLE?

Yes, please let us know in that case the name and contact of the person replacing you by writing at info@biomimicrynorway.com

 

WHAT IS THE REFUND POLICY?

The workshop will be refunded minus the processing fees (about 1500kr/150EUR) if cancellation happens before the registration period ends on February 15th, 2017. After that date no refund will be possible. 

If the workshop is cancelled by the organizer after the registration period is over, your ticket will be fully refunded.


If you're ready to register, you can do so by clicking the button below, you will be redirected to our Eventbrite page:

COMPANIES: If you're a company and would rather get a direct invoice from us please contact us at info@biomimicrynorway.com