(Hanoi, July 2nd, 2016): In the frame work of checking preparing progress of the 5th Asian Beach Games (ABG5) – Da Nang, Viet Nam 2016, from June 30 to July 3rd, OCA IT and TV Audit including Mr. Manuel Jesus Gonzalez Gomez, Mr. Alfonso Luis Sanchez Vivanco, Mr. Dun Hupr Frank, and Mr. Jean Jouz Jian, Media Director of OCA, had a working with DABGOC in Da Nang and Ha Noi.
The 3rd IT Audit and 2nd TV Audit happened in July 1st and 2nd in head quarter of ABG5 in Ha Noi. Chairing the meeting was Mr. Tran Duc Phan, Deputy Gen. Director of Vietnam Sports Administration, member of DABGOC cum Chairman of Technical Sub – Committee, Mr. Tran Van Manh, Gen. Secretary of NOC of Vietnam, Deputy Chairman of DABGOC Operating Center, representatives of Information – Communication Sub – Committee and other relevant units as well as provider such as VTV, VNPT, SangYong, BTT…
Opening the meeting, Mr. Tran Duc Phan highly appreciated the support of OCA in helping Vietnam to host the ABG5. He also admitted that this is the first time Vietnam host such kind of Asian beach event so there are many obstacles that Vietnam have to over come. However, he strongly believed: “Vietnam has been trying the best, co-coordinating closely with OCA to host the ABG5 successfully in order to promote to Vietnam country and people as well as strengthen a friendship and solidarity among NOCS in Asia”.
The meeting went on with report of VNPT dealing to network solution for ABG5, VTV with master plan of broadcasting ABG5. Following that, there are possible to broadcast live Opening and Closing Ceremony, beach soccer, beach volleyball, beach sepaktakraw, Vovinam, Traditional Martial Arts. VTV also is responsible to produce highlight programme of 5 minutes and 26 minutes with English commentary everyday. All the ABG5 program will be broadcasted on VTV6. BTT and SangYong about progress of Time & Scoring system, ABGIS, GMS, GSS….
Wrapping up the meeting after all days of discussion, OCA representatives is pleased. Mr. Alfonso Luis Sanchez Vivanco said: “In general, we saw a big progressing step comparing with the previous audit, particularly IT and TV projects. The most important issue now is to push up all the project as soon as all of them are approved by the Government”.
Before the meeting in Ha Noi, OCA Audit had a working tours to competition venues, IBC, MPC in Da Nang with local organizing committee of Da Nang. OCA representatives were glad that MPC and IBC, placed in media hotel, are very close to competition venues. All media working in ABG5 also stay in this hotel. So it will be convenient for journalist to follow the events.