Saturday, August 17, 2019



NBC and Twitter are partnering for live coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. NBC — long-standing rights-holder for the Olympic Games — has inked a deal with Twitter to flow some live coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to the social platform, per The New York Times. Business Insider Intelligence Fans on Twitter will be able to vote each morning on which Olympic event they want to be featured on the platform that day,...

Tokyo 2020 partners with Agitos and JPC

The Road to Games programme was created before the Rio 2016 Paralympics and will continue at Tokyo 2020 © • Agitos Foundation The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games ( Tokyo 2020 ) signed a memorandum of understanding entitled “Road to Tokyo 2020 ” with the Agitos Foundation and the Japanese Paralympic Committee (JPC), under which the three organisations will cooperate with the aim of developing human resources and expertise in the field of Paralympic sports. It is intended that this should become one of the legacies...