Commencement of the 2017 IOA Sessions

The International Olympic Academy is eager for another year of great educational activities. On the 7th of May commence its sessions for the 2017.

The 14th International Session for Presidents or Directors of National Olympic Academies is taking place at the IOA premises in Ancient Olympia from the 7th to the 13th of May.

125 delegates from Committees and Academies originating from 90 different countries will participate in the session. Ten eminent lecturers will expound on the session’s special subject “Olympic Movement: Governance based on Olympic Values”.

The participants will arrive on Saturday the 6th of May and the following day they will go to Ancient Olympia where they will attend the Opening Ceremony at the Conference Hall.

The works of the Session will be concluded on Thursday the 11th of May with the Closing Ceremony and the next day the lecturers and the participants will depart for Athens.

The next session will be the 12th International Session for Educators of Higher Institutes of Physical Education that will take place from the 25th of May to the 1st of June in Ancient Olympia.