AVC News

Jakarta, Indonesia, January 9, 2017 – AVC Executive Vice President Mrs Rita Subowo chaired a special meeting on Monday to discuss specific issues concerning the preparation and organising the 2017 AVC Gala and General Assembly in Bali, Indonesia on November 11, the first of its kind in Asia.

Also in attendance at this meeting were Mr Essa Hamza, AVC Executive Vice President and AVC Finance Committee Chairman, AVC Secretary General Mr Shanrit Wongprasert, Mr Ramon Suzara, Chairman of AVC Development & Marketing Committee, and representatives from the National Volleyball Federation of Indonesia.

The following issues were discussed in the meeting:
1. Appointment of committee members, the roles and responsibilities
2. Budget allocation
3. Awards to be presented at the 2017 AVC Gala
4. Detailed programe
5. Live broadcast of the AVC Gala Ceremony to reach highest Asian households

The main objectives of organising the AVC Gala are to announce a variety of AVC activities to the world and to honour persons who sacrifice themselves for the benefits of the AVC. More importantly, promotion of talented players and awards for best players in AVC tournaments can influence the AVC marketing in the very near future.

With the leadership of Mrs Rita Subowo, the 2017 AVC Gala Organising Committee will present their proposals on the preparation and full-scale implementation to the AVC Board of Administration Meeting for further consideration during its annual meeting in Bangkok between May 12 and 13.