Open Call: Good Practice (Workshop series)

Interest in sustainable development and its many interwoven ecological, social and economic dimensions has increased significantly in the cultural sector in recent years. For this reason, inm / field notes is continuing the series of workshops on developing skills in the field of sustainability for players in the contemporary music scene together with the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation, the Goethe-Institut, Impuls neue Musik, the Musikfonds, ON Cologne and Art Music Denmark.

For the good practice examples of the »Community of Practice« workshop series, we are looking for speakers who have already realized exciting approaches or projects on the workshop topics and would like to present and discuss their work as part of the workshop series.

The topics, dates and deadlines for submitting projects for the good practice examples are:

Workshop 1
Mobility: Sustainable Touring
Expert: Fine Stammnitz, Green Touring Network
April 18, 2024, 4-5:30 p.m. (English)
Good Practice: Open Call until 31.03.2024

Workshop 2
Mobility: Audience
Expert: Esben Danielsen, Kulturens Analyseinstitut
May 16, 2024, 4-5:30 p.m. (English)
Good Practice: Open Call until 15.04.2024

Workshop 3
Sustainable Ressource Management on Stages and Project Spaces
Expert: Katharina Wolf, Clubtopia (publisher of the Green Club Guide)
June 12, 2024, 4-5:30 p.m. (English)
Good Practice: Open Call until 15.05.2024

Workshop 4
Climate Handprint – Motivating People to Act
Expertin: Juila Siewert, Senior Manager at KlimAktiv
September 19, 2024, 4-5:30 p.m. (English)
Good Practice: Open Call deadline tbc.

Workshop 5
Sustainable Resource Management in Event and Festival Organisation
Expert: tbc
October 2024
Good Practice: Open Call until 15.09.2024

Workshop 6
Is Sustainability measurable? The Values of Labels, Certifications and Assessments
Expert: tbc
November 2024
Good Practice: Open Call until 15.09.2024

Approximately 15 minutes are scheduled for each presentation of the good practice examples and they are remunerated with €100. Ideally, the presentation should be in English, as we have international partners with us. We also ask for a short documentation for our website. Write to us at the following address:

For more information on the workshops visit the website of Field Notes Berlin.