Volunteers participated in the World press briefing

10 november 2012

From 6th to 9th November 2012 the World press briefing (WPB) took place in Sochi. The WPB is an international event that is traditionally held in every capital of Olympic Games. Reporters, journalists and photographers from all over the world could gain a great opportunity to meet and find out about press working plans during sport competitions at Sochi 2014.

At this time the World press briefing gathered representatives of mass-media from 30 countries and 4 continents – North America, South America, Australia and Eurasia. Delegations from inform agencies, print publications, television channels and specialized Internet-portals came in Sochi. The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee presented plans for hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and familiarized journalists with the range of services available to the press at Sochi 2014.

Volunteers of Sochi state university “Forward” were involved in organizing the World Press Briefing. Young and active volunteers prepared conference halls and worked at infodesk. They also escorted guests during press-tour in athletic venues in Mountain cluster and Coastal cluster.
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