POSTED: Friday February 21st 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PYEONGCHANG 2018 PRESS CONFERENCE Sochi Main Press Center (MPC)

February 22 - 16:00 – Pushkin Hall

SOCHI - The PyeongChang Organizing Committee of the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games will hold a press briefing in the Main Press Center (MPC) in Pushkin Hall.

The POCOG delegation will give updates on the progress of preparations for the 2018 Winter Games, general information on the cultural program of the Hand-Over Ceremony, as well as details about the next steps in the works "4 years out" and will include:

POCOG President & CEO   KIM Jin-sun

POCOG Vice President & Secretary General   MOON Donghoo

Executive Director of PyeongChang 2018 Handover Ceremony & Artistic Segment
YOON Ho-jin

Vice Governor of Gangwon Province   KIM Jeongsam

Mayor of PyeongChang   LEE Seok-rae

POCOG Spokesperson   KANG Minji

The briefing will take place at the MPC's main conference room at 16:00 on Saturday, 22 February 2014.


For more information contact:

J.S. RYU, Media Director
Email: j.s.ryu@pyeongchang2018.com
Tel: +7.938.4545807

Yujin KIM, Project Manager
Email: yj.kim@pyeongchang2018.com
Tel: +7.926.7591520

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/2018PyeongChang

POCOG has a media office in the Main Press Center (MPC) on the second floor and it will also be active during the Paralympics.

About POCOG

The PyeongChang 2018 Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games (POCOG) will host the XXIII Edition of the Winter Games between February 9-25 2018. Over 80 countries and 6,000 athletes are expected to take part in the first Winter Olympics held in Asia in 20 years. Seven sports will be on the official program comprising 15 disciplines.
The PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games will take place right after the Olympics March 9-18 2018 with approximately 50 countries and 690 athletes competing.  Five sports are on the Paralympic program that will take place in the Olympic venues.

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Organization: PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
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