The Department Entrepreneurial Management of HTW Chur consists of 8 institutes. The centre for Public Management (Zentrum für Verwaltungsmanagement ZVM) with Dr. Ursin Fetz in the lead is focussing on topics dealing with problems in alpine cities and communities (e.g. re-organisations, change management processes, volunteering projects, mergers and co-operations). The team with 7 researchers is engaged in research and consulting projects and in education programs. Details of the centre, its activities and concluded and actually running research projects can be found at http://www.htwchur.ch/management/wwwhtwchurchzvm/forschung.html.