IOC; Milan elected as host of the IOC Session in 2019

Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) in Milan, residential towers designed by Boeri Studio. Photo: Martijn Giebels

At the last day of the IOC Session in Lima, Milan was elected as the host city of the IOC Session in 2019. During this Session, the host city for the 2026 Winter Olympics Games will be chosen.

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Principe di Savoia hotel – IOC Executive Board meeting


La Scala – IOC Session opening ceremony

Photo by Anna & Michal on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)


MiCo (Milano Congressi) – IOC Session

Photo by David Davies on Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)




Presentation during the IOC Session in Lima




Speech by Diana Bianchedi
Speech by Giuseppe Sala
Speech by Antonio Rossi
Speech by Giovanni Malagò