Join John Paul Giancarlo, Associate Director for IOC Games Technology and Energy and Christiaan Page, IOC Advisor and Executive Director of Legacy Sport on a whistle stop tour as they share insights and anecdotes drawn from thee last 20 years working together supporting the technology delivery of the "Greatest Show on Earth!”, the Olympic Games.
Take a peak behind the curtain to see how the Games Technology project is scoped, planned and delivered by teams of dedicated professional #SportWorkers tasked with ensuring the athletes have a stage to perform on, and the fans at home can enjoy it all in as near to real-time as possible. It will also be a unique chance to learn some of the survival techniques that have been adopted by them both when working in such high stakes delivery environment!
John is the Associate Director, Games Technology and Energy. Since joining the IOC in 2007, John has worked on with all the Olympic Games Organising Committees since Beijing 2008. He started his Olympic career in 1998 as a Regional Technology Manager with the Sydney 2000 Olympic Organising Committee followed by four years working as a Games Technology advisor to the Athens 2004 Olympic Organising Committee. John then joined the Doha 2006 Asian Games Organising Committee.