Media Advisory IOC Evaluation Commission Press Conference
The IOC Evaluation Commission Press Conference for the conclusion of their visit to Paris will be held at the Salon Opéra, Grand Hôtel, 1 rue Auber 75009 Paris at 17:30, Saturday 12th March 2005.
Access to the Press Conference is strictly for accredited Media only. There will be a short Press Conference by Paris 2012 Founding Committee straight after the IOC Evaluation Commission has left the Salon Opéra.
Salon Opéra is big enough to hold all accredited Media. In addition, there will be a live television feed at the Hôtel de Ville Media Centre – In Salon des Arcades.
4:00 PM - TV crews and photographers bus leave from Hôtel de Ville to the Grand Hôtel
4:15 PM - Buses for all other accredited media will leave Hôtel de Ville for the Grand Hôtel at ten minutes intervals. Please note there will be strict security controls at the entrance of Grand Hôtel. Therefore Media are advised to bring limited amount of equipment. Last Bus leaves at 16:45.
5:20 PM - All Media should be seated in the Salon Opéra for the arrival of the IOC Evaluation Commission
5:30 PM - The IOC Evaluation Commission Press Conference begins.
6:10 PM - Questions & Answers for Media
6:30 PM - The IOC Evaluation Commission leaves Salon Opéra
6:45 PM - Paris 2012 Founding Committee Press Conference begins.
7:00 PM - Questions & Answers for the Media.
7:30 PM - Cocktails will be served in the Salon Opéra. There is also a Media working room for up to 50 Media in Salon Ravel.
7:40 PM - The first bus will leave from Grand Hôtel, 1 rue Auber, to Hôtel de Ville, Paris 2012 Press Centre.
7:50 PM - The next bus will leave from Grand Hôtel; 1 rue Auber, to Hôtel de Ville, Paris 2012 Press Centre.