National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Scott Blackmun, chief executive officer of the U.S. Olympic Committee

NPC Luncheon with Scott Blackmun, chief executive officer of the U.S. Olympic Committee

October 21, 2014 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to health issues, Bob Bowlsby will not be speaking. In his absence, Scott Blackmun, CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, will address the Club in his place.

Scott Blackmun, chief executive officer of the U.S. Olympic Committee, will speak at a National Press Club luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 21.

Blackmun, who has served as the USOC's top officer since 2010, is substituting for Bob Bowlsby, the commissioner of the Big 12 Conference, who had to cancel his NPC appearance because of a minor health issue that is preventing him from traveling.

The National Press Club luncheon will begin promptly at 12:30 p.m. and Blackmun remarks will begin just after 1 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session. . For questions about reservations, email reservations@press.org or call (202) 662-7500. Cost of luncheon admission is $22 for National Press Club members and one guest, $36 for general admission.

NPC Members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must RSVP separately to VIPreception@press.org no later than 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the Luncheon to attend the VIP reception.

To submit a question in advance, put Blackmun in the subject line and email to president@press.org before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon.

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