- 12 Jun 2002
- IOC News
Visit to the IOC Headquarters by a delegation of Chinese press representatives
A delegation of representatives from the National Association of Chinese Journalists and several Chinese newspapers today visited the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne. The delegation met with the IOC President's Chief of Staff, Mr Christophe de Kepper, to discuss the work and functioning of the IOC, and preparations in Beijing to host the Olympic Games in 2008. The visit concluded with a tour of the IOC.
This occasion was part of a study visit to Switzerland organised by "Présence Suisse", part of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with the Swiss Press Club.