Copenhagen named UNESCO World Capital of Architecture 2023

Copenhagen will be named UNESCO World Capital of Architecture 2023, in addition to hosting the UIA World Congress of Architects in the same year. The title is a part of a joint initiative by UNESCO and Union of the International Architects (UIA), and is assigned to coincide with UIA’s World Congress, every three years. The initiative is aimed at creating new synergies between culture and architect...

Copenhagen’s oxygen robot helping hospitals in the fight against Covid-19

Not our usual meetings news fare I grant you, but this tale of innovation success from Denmark provides a welcome uplift in these difficult times. And, let’s not forget, all good inventions inevitably spring from conferences and meetings. It is often in times of crisis that we see new and innovative ideas come to fruition. Copenhagen-based company, O2matic, has – in collaboration with one of...

The death of tourism?

In the Danish capital of Copenhagen, ‘hedonistic sustainability’ is attempting to stem the rising tide of overtourism and carbon emissions. Stuart Wood reports.

Global Destination Sustainability Index reveals 2019 rankings

The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) has published its 2019 rankings, which revealed Glasgow as one of the top five cities for its commitment to sustainable business tourism.

In pictures: CMW in Copenhagen

CMW recently visited the Danish capital of Copenhagen for a three-day media tour, encompassing sustainable tourism conference Tomorrow's Urban Travel (TUT).