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Olympic opportunities

Olympic opportunities

In April 2010 the Birkbeck Sport Business Centre hosted an event with Podium, the Further and Higher Education Unit for the 2012 London Olympic Games. This regional event for London provided a platform to showcase a range the range of opportunities that are available for the further and higher education sectors in relation to the London Olympics. Over 16 delegates from a range of institutions attended the event which included presentations from a number of speakers including Professor Geoff Petts, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Westminster and chair of Podium, John Lock, Director of the 2012 Office at the University of East London, and Nadine Collins from the London Development Agency.

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