Atos and IOC Extend Worldwide Olympic Partnership

Elvera Bartels

Paris, July 9, 2020

Atos, a international leader in digital transformation, and the Intercontinental Olympic Committee (IOC), currently declared an extension to their lengthy-standing Around the world Olympic Partnership through to 2024.

Atos will extend its Top rated partnership through to 2024, looking to more help the digital transformation of the Olympic Video games as the direct integrator for technologies and to continue to keep satisfying its position in securing the IT infrastructure for the Olympic Winter Video games Beijing 2022 and Olympic Video games Paris 2024.

Elie Girard, Atos CEO, and Thomas Bach, IOC President, at Bezons, on July 9, 2020

Atos has been an Data Engineering Partner to the Olympic Movement because 1989, when the enterprise delivered companies for the Olympic Video games Barcelona 1992 Organising Committee. Atos grew to become the Olympic Movement’s Around the world Data Engineering Partner in 2001.

IOC President Thomas Bach mentioned: “In these unparalleled situations, the help and self esteem of our Around the world Companions is now much more crucial than ever. In line with Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future, we are pleased to keep on doing work with Atos, our dependable manual in a period of time of great digital transformation, to offer the digital spine and critical digital platforms we rely on to operate the Video games. We are delighted to be able to continue to keep counting on Atos to help the Olympic Movement and to enable deliver the Olympic values to billions of people throughout the world.”

Atos CEO, Elie Girard, mentioned: “We are thrilled to more extend our by now thirty-12 months-solid journey with the IOC. We will be pursuing our commitment to the empowerment of the Olympic Video games through leading technologies and innovation – fully connecting, securing and digitally enabling the Video games to all stakeholders. We will accomplish this feat by uniting people, small business and technologies, and offering sustainable remedies to the IOC, putting environmental commitment at the heart of the Olympic method, aligned with Atos’ solid environmental commitment in tackling the weather transform unexpected emergency.”

As a international Partner, Atos will keep on its help of the Olympic Video games Tokyo 2020, as well as the Olympic Winter Video games Beijing 2022, and the Olympic Video games Paris 2024, the place Atos’ international headquarters is positioned.

The agreement also incorporates advertising rights for the Intercontinental Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Paralympic Video games through the IOC-IPC lengthy-time period collaboration agreement, as well as for the Youth Olympic Video games.

Atos is at present supporting the Organising Committee for the Olympic Video games Tokyo 2020 by offering core Olympic devices, these as the administration of accreditations, as well as programs that consist of athlete entries for gatherings, the online volunteer portal, the levels of competition schedule, workforce administration, and the voting software for the IOC Athletes’ Fee, amongst many others. This is in addition to delivering all formal benefits to the Video games-time net and application, and offering the media with biographies of athletes and other sorts of history data.

At PyeongChang 2018, Atos shipped in excess of the Cloud for the first time the critical IT devices of the Olympics. This was a replicable product, which will be employed for Tokyo 2020, supporting the IOC in utilizing sustainable remedies by minimising the environmental effects as opposed to previous editions. At these upcoming Video games, Atos will also manage the most progressive Innovative Entry Command Process (AACS).

Jiri Kejval, IOC Internet marketing Fee Chair, mentioned: “Atos gets to be the 12th Around the world Olympic Partner to sign through 2024. The lengthy-time period help of our international companions signifies the Olympic Movement is able to love monetary balance and operational help, which assists to conquer worries, such as the current unparalleled period of time. By redistributing ninety% of the revenues it generates, the IOC is able to help sport and athletes globally, all 12 months spherical.”

Patrick Adiba, Head of Key Functions at Atos, mentioned: “The Olympics is all about teamwork as we operate with an ecosystem of companions. We have to operate together to accomplish a frequent target: making the magic of the Olympic Video games happen. The Olympic Video games is a complex multi-stakeholder ecosystem the place we are accountable of several companies, from consulting to integration and functions. We have advanced a good deal in new strategies and technologies since of the complexity and substantial demand ecosystem of the Olympic Video games. We are proud to extend our help to the Olympic Movement, actually bringing the Olympic Video games into the digital age.”

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