2012 Games – One Day Event. July 8, London
The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games festival of sport and culture will be the occasion for a cultural hub, not only around the Olympic Park, but also in central London. How the city will look and work? How businesses can operate during Games time? This event will provide a comprehensive briefing by the people who are responsible for it all with the teams on hand to answer your questions.
Programme and Speakers
From building site to a stage: the Games, the venues and the Olympic Park – Keynote speaker: Paul Deighton, Chief Executive, London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (LOCOG); Simon Wright, Director of Infrastructure & Utilities, Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA)
Games time London: how the city will look, operate and provide a welcome – Neale Coleman, Director of London 2012, Greater London Authority
Movement around the capital: how will transport work and businesses operate – Hugh Sumner, Director of Transport Planning, ODA; Mark Evers, Director, Games Transport, Transport for London
Safety and security: policing the Games and the city – Patrick Shiels, Programme Manager, Olympic & Paralympic Policing Coordination Team
London 2012 Cultural Olympiad: The Festival of Culture and Opening/Closing Ceremonies – Ruth Mackenzie, Director, Cultural Olympiad, LOCOG
Be a welcome host: getting involved in welcome and legacy – Richard Sumray, Chairman, London 2012 Forum, LOCOG; Tony Matharu, Managing Director, Grange Hotels
DATE: Friday 8 July, 2011. 8.30am – 4pm
VENUE: Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London, Prescott Street, London E1 8GP
COST: Day Fee of £48 per person (inc VAT) includes lunch and refreshments. A limited number of complimentary public sector places are available.
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