Member Update

As we approach the half term of 2009, and the AGM in Las Vegas, your Bureau thought it would be helpful to bring you all up to date on the work we did in 2008 and our future activities with regards to our relationship with the FEI, WEG 2010 and the London Olympics. HONG KONG […]

Agenda for IAEJ AGM in Las Vegas

ââ?¬Â¢ WEG media committee and venue update ââ?¬Â¢ LOCOG meeting/venue update ââ?¬Â¢ Kit Houghton – IT review ââ?¬Â¢ FEI – Richard Johnson – 15 mins including Q&A ââ?¬Â¢ WEG presentation – 20 mins including Q&A Please send suggestions for any additional agenda items to Chris Stafford (iaejchris@gmail.com) by April 13th.

Accreditation for the Alltech FEI European Jumping and Dressage Championships

Press Accreditation for the Alltech FEI European Jumping and Dressage Championships is now OPEN! Visit www.alltechwindsoreuropeans.com/media/accreditation.html   We look forward to seeing you at Windsor in August!   Please note: In order to ensure a high level of support and working conditions at the press office, no more than two people from each media organisation […]

Olympic Board Statement

The Olympic Board met today and discussed the initial findings of a KPMG review of temporary venues, commissioned by the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) earlier this year.   The KPMG review was commissioned to look at four temporary venues to see if cost savings could be made by finding alternatives to using temporary venues.   […]

Olympic Media Reception

All media representatives accredited for Olympic Equestrian Events are invited to an Olympic Media Reception welcoming them to Hong Kong. The host will be the Director of Information Services, Mrs Betty Fung, and the venue is the Ballroom, Regal Riverside Hotel, Sha Tin, from 7 pm to 9 pm on Thursday, 7 August 2008.

Course Walks & Banned Logos

Olympic Cross Country Course Walks:   August 7: – Departure from the Media Hotel at 13:30 – Walk itself from 14:15 to 17:15 – Departure from XC Course to Media Hotel at 17:30 – Reception for accredited media at the Media Hotel as of 19:00     August 8: – Departure from the Media Hotel at […]

FEI Appoints Communications Director

Richard Johnson (GBR) has been appointed to the new position of FEI Director of Communications following an extensive and open international search. Richard, who is currently Head of Media of The Childrenââ?¬â?¢s Society, will join the FEI on 1 September. The Childrenââ?¬â?¢s Society is a leading charity dedicated to the care of young people and […]

Hong Kong Update from the FEI

Transport There will be buses every 30 minutes from your hotel to the media centre and vice versa.  These will operate 24 hours a day on competition days and between 05.30 and midnight on non-competition days.  It is a very short ride. Internet The speed is confirmed as 54mbs for WiFi and 100 Mbs for […]