POSTED: Tuesday May 15th 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Meet the Best! Olympic Beat Reporters Take Center Stage ATR Newsmaker Breakfast Quebec
(Atlanta) - You’ve seen their by-lines - now’s your chance to hear what some of the world’s leading Olympic beat reporters think about major events involving the Olympics, such as the short list for the 2020 Games and possible new sports for the Olympics.
Stephen Wilson of the AP, Hiroki Shoda of Kyodo News, and Sven Busch of DPA will join ATR editor Ed Hula Wednesday, May 24, at SportAccord in Quebec City.
“We’ve had IOC members, federation leaders and heads of organizing committees for past ATR Newsmaker events. For the first time we have three of the leading Olympic beat journalists in the world,” Hula said.
“Our panel represents the U.S., Japan, and Germany, giving a true global perspective to the discussion.” The panel will also take questions from the audience so delegates are encouraged to come prepared.
The Newsmaker Breakfast is part of the official program at SportAccord Convention, now marking its 10th year. SportAccord Convention is the world's premier annual event, focused on driving positive change internationally, and dedicated to engaging rights holders, organizing committees, cities, businesses and other organizations in the development of sport.
Date: Thursday 24th May
Time: Coffee, Pastries & Networking at 07:30. Programme: 08:00 - 08:50
Event Location: Québec City Convention Centre, Level 2, Room 200A - follow the signage!
How to Attend?
Availability is limited so please email email@example.com to reserve your place!
For more than 15 years, Newsmaker Breakfasts have brought together leading figures in the Olympic Movement, media, sports marketers, sponsors and others for a chance to network and discuss issues facing the Games. Breakfasts have been hosted in Acapulco, Atlanta, Beijing, Chicago, Copenhagen, London, Moscow, New York, Salt Lake City, Sydney and Vancouver.
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For 20 years, AroundTheRings.com has been the only publication devoted to providing original, on-the-scene reporting about the $5 billion dollar business of the Olympic Movement. Based in Atlanta, Ga., with a worldwide team of correspondents, Around the Rings provides accurate, incisive coverage of international sport business news via website, email blasts, mobile apps, and special edition magazines.
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