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Hasan Arat, Chairman of Istanbul 2020, pledged the strongest possible commitment to All NOCs at the Pan American Sports Organisation (PASO) Extraordinary General Assembly in
Should Istanbul host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, visitors to the Games will experience what bid officials call a fully modernized connected city, which will be ...
A Madrid 2020 delegation visited the headquarters of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in Bonn this week to hand over a copy of the Madrid ...
Wildlife activists plan to petition members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) , who will be in Tokyo March 4, to reject Japan as a ...
According to a Tokyo 2020-sponsored survey conducted by telephone in January, nearly 10 million people, or 73 per cent of the population, support Tokyo's bid ...
Seven of Turkey's largest companies are sponsoring Istanbul's bid for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. The companies include Digiturk, Dogus Holding, Koc Holding, Sabanci Holding, ...
Delegations from two of the 2020 Olympic bid cities - Madrid and Tokyo - presented their bids Thursday. Madrid 2020 Bid President Alejandro Blanco and ...
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy urged every Spaniard to give the same nationwide support to Madrid 2020 as was given to Barcelona when it was ...
Istanbul's ranking as one of the world's top 10 tourist destinations for 2013 published in a New York Times report this week has given the ...
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|Bid Discussion Forums|
|May 16, 2011||NOC's can submit names of applicant cities|
|Until July 29, 2011||Applicant Cities to inform IOC of alternate Games dates proposals|
|September 1, 2011||Deadline to confirm submission of applicant cities|
|February 15, 2012||Applicant file due|
|May 2012||Announcement of candidate shortlist|
|January 2013||Candidate file "bid books" due|
|March 4-7, 2013||Tokyo - IOC Evaluation Commission visit|
|March 18-21, 2013||Madrid - IOC Evaluation Commission visit|
|March 24-27, 2013||Istanbul - IOC Evaluation Commission visit|
|July 2013||Evaluation Report Released - Bid Presentations to IOC in Lausanne|
|September 7, 2013||Winner Announced at IOC Session - Buenos Aires, Argentina|