Isidoros Kouvelos – RIO 2016

The President of the Organising Committee for the 2016 Olympic Games and IOC Member Mr Carlos Nuzman in his speech during the Chef de Missions Seminar that took place in Rio referred with especially flattering words to the International Olympic Academy and exalted its work these last years. He also mentioned the ΙOA’s contribution to the lighting of the flame this coming spring in Ancient Olympia.

He referred especially to the IOA President and Chef of the Greek mission during the “Rio 2016” Olympic Games, Mr Isidoros Kouvelos, who participates in the works of the Seminar under this capacity and stated with certainty that the President of Brazil Mrs Dilma Rousseff will attend the lighting ceremony of the Olympic Flame.