IET Glasgow: Teacher Building - the chosen 'Destination Media Hub' for 2014 Commonwealth Games
We're pleased to confirm that we've been selected to host the Destination Media Hub (DMH) jointly operated by Glasgow City Marketing Bureau, VisitScotland and VisitBritain for the 2014 Commonwealth Games!
The Destination Media Hub (DMH) will operate during the period 20 July - 3 August 2014 and we will provide the space and access to all that is needed to report the latest developments throughout the Games.
With our fast Wi-Fi speeds, onsite AV team and the upcoming installation of two new dedicated cable lines for live streams, we will ensure all events can be viewed and reported live from our venue.
Making use of our 14 rooms across five floors, the DMH will serve as a 'one-stop-shop' for consumer and news media with facilities including:
- Destination information on Glasgow, Scotland and the UK
- 125-seat auditorium
- Large working press area
- Wi-Fi access
- Media conference spaces
- Press interview zones
- Daily news conference programme
Justin Livesey, Venue Manager, IET Glasgow: Teacher Building comments: "This is an important time for Glasgow and we are excited to be involved in what will be an incredible experience for the entire city.
"We have the experience and team to play host to the media during the Games and we are ready for the sheer volume of people that will walk through the doors.
"We have witnessed the fervour that such an event can do for a venue and a city like London and we are prepared to do what it takes to ensure our role within the Games here in Glasgow is successful."
The Glasgow Commonwealth Games is due to take place from 23 July - 3 August 2014. Read more information about the event and tickets.
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