On June 16, Sports Culture Event for the 8th International Olympic Committee Athletes Career Program Forum and Welcoming Dinner were held at the Bird’s Nest, which was jointly held by Beijing National Stadium and Beijing Olympic City Development Association. About 100 attendees were present, including guests from Sport Department of International Olympic Committee, Athletes’ Commission of International Olympic Committee and Olympic Committees of 35 countries and regions. They participated in display and communication events for such traditional Chinese sports events as Tai Chi at Bird’s Nest.
Yang Shu’an (Vice President of Chinese Olympic Committee), Jiang Xiaoyu (Vice President of Beijing Olympic City Development Association), Kirsty Coventry (Member of International Olympic Committee), Yang Yang (Member of International Olympic Committee), Gao Yunchao (Deputy Director of Beijing Olympic City Development Promotion Center), Wu Xiaonan (Vice President of BSAM) and other leaders attended the welcoming dinner.
“Water Cube” externally shone “IOC”, “ACP” and other words to add luster to this important event. In addition to view exchange, guests also paid a visit to “Water Cube”.