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Summit program and media opportunities

01.01.70

July 16

11 am - Round table on education
(Guests Pavilion)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the round-table discussion

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

12.30 pm - Family photo of the spouses of the G8 leaders (in front of the Guests Pavilion)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the spouses of the G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

2 pm - Children's concert
(Lindstrems` Cottage)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the concert

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency

7.30 pm - Dinner for the spouses of the G8 leaders
(Constantine Palace, Dutch Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the dinner for the spouses of G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency

9 pm - Tea for G8 leaders and their spouses
(Constantine Palace, Balustrade)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the tea for G8 leaders and their spouses

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool


July 17

11 am - Visit to a handicraft exhibition and fair by the spouses of G8 leaders
(Baltiyskaya Zvezda Hotel, Petrovsky Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the visit to a handicraft exhibition and fair by the spouses of G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency


Program for the spouses of the G8 leaders
July 14


9 am - Opening of the International Media Center

July 15

2.30 pm - 6 pm - Arrival of G8 leaders in St. Petersburg (Pulkovo Airport)

G8 met by:
Deputy foreign minister
St. Petersburg deputy governor
Director of the State Protocol Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Mr. M. Timoshkin

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the welcoming ceremony

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool (number of reporters is unlimited)

7.15 pm - Arrival of G8 leaders and their spouses for an informal dinner. The G8 leaders and their spouses welcomed by Mr. and Mrs. Putin.
(Petrodvorets)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of the G8 leaders and their spouses at Petrodvorets.

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

7.30 pm - Informal dinner for G8 leaders and their spouses
(Petrodvorets, Dance Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the informal dinner for the G8 leaders and their spouses

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency

July 16

9.45 am - Arrival of G8 leaders for a working meeting. The participants in the working meeting welcomed by Vladimir Putin.
(Negotiations Pavilion)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of the G8 leaders at the Negotiations Pavilion

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

10 am - Working meeting of G8 leaders
(Negotiations Pavilion)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the working meeting of the G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

11.15 am - Arrival of G8 leaders for a meeting with G8 Youth participants
(Constantine Palace, East Wing)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of the G8 leaders at the Constantine Palace

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

11.30 am - Meeting of G8 leaders with G8 Youth participants
(Constantine Palace, Marble Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the G8 leaders with the G8 Youth participants

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage of the whole meeting)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool (official coverage)

12 pm - Working lunch for G8 leaders
(Constantine Palace, Oval Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the working lunch for G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency

3.45 pm - Arrival of G8 leaders for a working meeting
(Negotiations Pavilion)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of the G8 leaders at the Negotiations Pavilion

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

4 pm - Working meeting of G8 leaders
(Negotiations Pavilion)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the working meeting of the G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

5.30 pm - Family photo of G8 leaders
(in front of the Negotiations Pavilion)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

7.15 pm - Arrival of G8 leaders for a working dinner
(Constantine Palace, East Wing)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the arrival of the G8 leaders at the Constantine Palace

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

7.30 pm - Working dinner for G8 leaders
(Constantine Palace, Meander Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the working dinner for G8 leaders

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency

9 pm - Tea for G8 leaders and their spouses
(Constantine Palace, Balustrade)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the tea for G8 leaders and their spouses

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool


July 17

9.30 am - Arrival of invited leaders and heads of international organizations at the Palace of Congresses Complex
(Pier)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of invited leaders and heads of international organizations at the Palace of Congresses Complex

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

9.45 am - Arrival of G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations at the Constantine Palace
(Constantine Palace, East Wing)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the arrival of G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations at the Constantine Palace

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

10 am - Working meeting of G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations
(Constantine Palace, Marble Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the opening of the working meeting of the G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

12 pm - Working lunch for G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations
(Constantine Palace, Blue Hall)

Media opportunities: official TV coverage and photography of the beginning of the working lunch for the G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency

1.30 pm - Family photo of G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations
(Constantine Palace, Balustrade)

Media opportunities: TV coverage and photography of the G8 leaders, invited leaders and heads of international organizations

Available:
Host broadcaster (live coverage)
Host photo agency
Journalist pool

2 pm - Press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin

Available:
Host broadcaster
Host photo agency
Accredited media representatives (number of reporters is limited)

2.45 pm - Beginning of press conferences with the G8 leaders
(International Media Center, briefing and press conference halls)

Expert opinion

Halter Marek

02.12.06

Halter Marek
Le College de France
Olivier Giscard dEstaing

02.12.06

Olivier Giscard dEstaing
COPAM, France
Mika Ohbayashi

02.12.06

Mika Ohbayashi
Institute for Sustainable Energy Poliy
Bill Pace

02.12.06

Bill Pace
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy
Peter I. Hajnal

01.12.06

Peter I. Hajnal
Toronto University, G8 Research Group