KEY EVENTS
DATE/TIME
VENUE
NOTE
The 50th IAAF Congress
8.18-8.20
China National Convention Center (CNCC)
NOTE:1
IAAF/LOC Press Conference
8.20/17:30
China National Convention Center (CNCC), level1
NOTE:2
Photographers Briefing
8.21/14:30
Press Conference Room in the National Stadium
NOTE:3
IAAF/IOC Press Conference
8.21/16:30
Intercontinental Beijing Beichen Hotel
NOTE:4
Media Party
8.21/19:30
Bird’s Nest Culture Center
Opening Ceremonies
8.22/17:00
National Stadium
Media Race
8.27/14:00
National Stadium
NOTE:5
Closing Ceremonies
8.30/21:10
National Stadium
Final Banquet
8.30/22:00
Beer Garden on the northern side of the National Stadium


NOTE:NOTE:1 Accredited and registered media will have access to the Media Centre at the IAAF Congress in the CNCC. Delegates and media representatives wishing to meet can do so on the ground floor, in the foyer area of the CNCC. IAAF Congress press conferences and briefings will take place on-demand in the Media Centre.

NOTE:2 All accredited media representatives will have access to the IAAF/LOC Press Conference.

NOTE:3 All photographers are required to attend the official Photographers Briefing, which will explain all photo positions and the procedures for Medal Ceremonies. Photographer bibs will be distributed at the briefing.

NOTE:4 Accredited media will have access to the IAAF/IOC Press Conference.

NOTE:5 800m track race. Accredited media representatives can apply for the track race. Entry forms will be available at the Main Media Centre. A limited number of access passes will be available.