Events Archive

Aaron Pereira´s new project


Aaron Pereira, Architect of the Future 2007, has just startet his new project: Homegrown Cities, a path where people living in “slums” can safely invest in the areas where they live, thus building better, more eco-friendly and equitable cities. For more information and support please see

TEDx: Chris Raine


Chris Raine, AoF 2012, at TEDxBrisbane! Chris started Hello Sunday Morning – a platform for individuals to create meaningful change in their lives through a period of sobriety. By sharing their story, each persons’ stand is a unique and essential contribution to a better drinking culture.

TEDx: Christoph von Toggenburg


TEDx Zurich ist der Ort, wo Querdenker, Visionäre und Genies ihre Ideen für eine bessere Zukunft erklären. Eindruck machte gestern im SF Studio Leutschenbach Christoph von Toggenburg. Er sprach über seine Leidenschaft sich zu bewegen – um damit zu helfen.



Thanks to all who made this years’ retreat once again an unforgettable experience. Inspiring, life-changing, clarifying, heart-nurturing. Following you find some visual impressions from the award ceremony at abbey Melk. Thanks to our photographer Shaohui He – Some more written impressions will follow soon. To explore the Architects 2012 and their projects please visit

News: Gregor Hackmack


When I was invited to Vienna in 2010 as an Architect of the future I was very excited about this community and its positive spirit. Only one year later – I was invited back as an Ashoka Globalizer. Sometimes things move so fast, it is unbelievable. This year at the Ashoka event I could still feel the great AoF spirit …
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Review AoF Retreat 2011


The network of the „Architects of the Future“ already counts more than 70 social entrepreneurs. Beginning of November further 8 young, inspired entrepreneurs were awarded for their dedication and were welcomed to the community of the Architects of the Future. 5 days and 4 nights they spent together. Accompanied and leaded by carefully selected specialists they dealt with their history …
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AoF Awards 2011


Die Architects of the Future sind eine weltweite Initiative von Waldzell, die für sozialen Frieden, gesellschaftliche Entwicklung und wirtschaftliche Erneuerung steht. Die Architects of the Future wurden im Jahr 2005 von Waldzell ins Leben gerufen und sind eine weltweite Gemeinschaft junger inspirierter Sozialunternehmer, die ihre Herzensanliegen in Form von erfolgreichen Unternehmungen in die Welt bringen. Die Architects sind Vorboten einer …
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Führung aus der Stille – Wissen und Weisheit für eine Welt im Wandel

Meditation ist… …Die Stille zu Wort kommen zu lassen (Bruder David Steindl-Rast) …Instrument der Fehlerbehebung – „Ein Sekundenbruchteil einer wirklich gelungenen Meditation genügt, um Äonen von Fehlern auszulöschen. Das Bild ist so wie eine Lampe, die das Haus erhellt das lange in Dunkelheit war.“ (Tibetanisches Sprichwort) …Instrument der Selbsterfahrung – „Die tiefste Erfahrung erleben zu können, ist ein Menschenrecht. Ein …
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1.- 3. November 2010
im Seminarhaus „Die Lichtung“ bei Burg Rastenberg im Waldviertel

Waldzell Seminars

Waldzell wants to introduce people to an integral way of life that aims to develop, to widen and enlarge all our human faculties: our body and life energies, our thoughts and feelings, our psychic and spiritual realms. An integral way of life can help human beings to recognize and realize their higher possibilities on all these levels and to find …
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