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Date
06 Jan 2011
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IOC News , IOC Events

Time change of President's press conference - IOC Executive Board meeting in January 2011 – Information for the media


The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will meet in Lausanne on 12 and 13 January 2011.

The EB will hear the reports from IOC commissions and directors, as well as updates on preparations for the forthcoming Olympic Games in London 2012, Sochi 2014, Rio de Janeiro 2016 and the first Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck in 2012. 

Media representatives wishing to cover the meetings are requested to confirm their attendance via the IOC website (please see below).

Programme

Wednesday 12 January 2011

 Time (CET) 

Meetings/Events 

Place

 8:50 a.m.

Photo opportunity

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 

Joint meeting of the IOC Executive Board and the Athletes’ Commission

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

 10:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

IOC Executive Board meeting

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

1:30 p.m.

Joint press briefing between the IOC and the Athletes’ Commission

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

IOC Executive Board meeting

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

6:30 p.m.

Press briefing with the IOC Director of Communications, Mark Adams

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

 
Thursday 13 January 2011

Time (CET)

Meetings/Events

Place

 8:50 a.m.

Photo opportunity

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

9 a.m. – 6 p.m. 

IOC Executive Board meeting

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

3 p.m.

IOC President’s press conference

IOC Headquarters, Vidy

Please note that the all times are subject to change. 

Media accreditation

Please note that accreditations are being processed online. Media representatives wishing to cover the meetings are requested to register by 11 January on the IOC website.

If you have already registered for previous meetings, please connect to your profile with your e-mail address and tick the box for the January 2011 Executive Board meeting.
For journalists who have not yet registered, please follow the instructions. 

Click here to access the Media accreditation system.

Should you have any issues when registering, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Media facilities

The IOC headquarters are equipped with wireless.

Accommodation

Media representatives are requested to make their own bookings.

Press Conference: teleconference call and playback

Media representatives who will not travel to Lausanne will have the possibility to listen live to the President’s press conference on 13 January by teleconference.

The number and access code will be as follows:
Number to dial: +41 91 610 41 20
PIN code (access code): 2612179#

Please contact the IOC Communications Department one day in advance to confirm the time of the press briefing and press conference.

Media representatives will also have the opportunity to access the audio recording of the President’s press conference on 13 January one hour after it takes place, and for a period of 24 hours. Depending on where they are calling from, participants requesting the digital playback should dial:

+41 91 612 4330 (in Europe)
+44 207 108 6233 (in the UK)     
+1 (1) 866 4162 558 (in the USA)
PIN code (access code): 19732#
For more information, please contact the IOC Communications Department:
Tel: +41 21 621 6000 e-mail: pressoffice@olympic.org, or visit our web site at www.olympic.org

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