World Vape Day 2021

World Vape Day 2021

Livestream am 30. Mai 2021 zum World Vape Day 2021

Am Sonntag den 30. Mai 2021 veranstaltet die World Vapers‘ Alliance einen Livestream unter anderem mit Prof. Dr. Bernd Mayer zum Thema Tobacco Harm Reduction.

Der Stream beginnt um 16:00 Uhr und kann live auf Youtube verfolgt werden.

Nachfolgend das geplante Programm:

Start of the stream with a Vape Trick Show
Vapers from around the world will showcase their best tricks and show how vaping can be turned into an art form.

Opening Remarks

by Michael Landl, Director of the WVA & Liza Katsiashvili, Community Manager of the WVA

Time For Optimism: How Vaping Is Changing the World

Liza Katsiashvili will talk to several leaders of WVA partner organisations about the situation in their countries and their success stories.


  • Joseph Magero (Campaign for a Safe Alternative, Africa)
  • Kurt Yeo (Vaping Saved My Life, South Africa)
  • Francisco Ordonez (Asovape Colombia)
  • Ignacio Leiva Benitez (Asovape Chile)
  • Jeff Zamora (Asovape Costa Rica)
  • Cristiana Batista (APORVAP – Associação Portuguesa de Vaporizadores, Portugal)
  • Danny Wang (Vape Taiwan),
  • Maria Papaioannoy (Rights4Vapers, Canada)

Why Is It Worth Going the Extra Mile for vaping*

Michael Landl in discussion with experts in tobacco harm reduction.


  • Michelle Minton, Senior fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute
  • Bernd Mayer, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
  • GrimmGreen, Consumer THR Advocate, Profesional Tobacco Control Critic
  • Yael Ossowski, Deputy Director, Consumer Choice Center
  • Christopher Snowdon, Head of Lifestyle Economics, Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)

The Great Alexandro “Hazard” Lucian Show

A year in review – the good, the bad and the ugly. Alexandro Lucian, famous vaping influencer in Brazil, will host a panel discussion together with Michael Landl and tobacco harm experts.


  • Ethan Nadelmann, Founder and former Executive Director  (2000-17) of the Drug Policy Alliance
  • Clive Bates, Director of Counterfactual, a consulting and advocacy practice focussed on a pragmatic approach to sustainability and public health.


Highlight the benefits of tobacco harm reduction in general and of vaping in particular at the World Vape Day 2021.

Alle weiteren Informationen findet Ihr auch auf der Seite der World Vapers‘ Alliance 



Über den Autor

Manfred Schindler
Manfred Schindler
Servus, Als frei- und nebenberuflicher Journalist/Fotograf und Mitglied im BDFJ ( hoffe ich Euch - mit meinen Reportagen und Artikeln - auch immer ein wenig unterhalten zu können.