Vancouver 2010

Vancouver 2010
International Olympic Committee

September 07, 2005 14:08 ET

IOC Project Review-Vancouver 2010

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 7, 2005) - Representatives of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Coordination Commission for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games are in Vancouver this week for a progress report on the status of Olympic Games preparations.

A delegation from the IOC is meeting with staff and partners of the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC). Following the meeting, a media availability session will be held TODAY-Wednesday, September 7, 2005:

Who: Rene Fasel, Chairman of the IOC 2010 Games
Coordination Commission

Gilbert Felli, Olympic Games Executive Director

John Furlong, Chief Executive Officer, VANOC

Jack Poole, Chairman VANOC Board of Directors

When: Wednesday, September 7, 2005, 2:00 pm PDT

Where: Ceperley-Walker Room, First Floor, Terminal City Club
837 West Hastings St. Vancouver

The full Coordination Commission for the 2010 Winter Games will meet again in Vancouver next June following the Turin 2006 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Contact Information

  • International Olympic Committee
    Mark Dolley
    Communications Manager, Olympic Games
    +41 79 216 8631
    International Olympic Committee
    IOC Communications Department
    +41 21 621 6111
    VANOC Contact
    Renee Smith-Valade
    Vice President Communications
    (778) 328-5003