The Sochi project will be successful. Though, judging by the volumes of forthcoming building, these Games should be considered as the most difficult, the chairman of IOC Coordination commission, Jean-Claude Killi, warned.
In May the IOC Coordination commission under the chairmanship ofJean-Claude Killi, made the second inspection tour to Sochi to estimate dynamics of preparation for the first winter Games in history of Russia. The attention of the commission was concentrated on key aspects of preparation for the Games-2014, including building of Olympic objects and infrastructure, environment protection, placement, transport, education, communications, marketing, technologies, heritage At the end of visit, Jean-Claude Killi praized the owners of XXII White Olympic Games:
We were greatly impreessed by what we had seen. Especially, in comparison with the first visit last year. «Sochi-2014» shows good progress. The rate of meeting Olympic obligations is high.
The fine project for state investments in the conditions of crisis
We should not underestimate scale and complexity of works which should be executed. As the vice-president of the Government of Russia, Dmitry Kozak, has noted, building of Olympic objects enjoys state total support, because favoures development of region, and, also, is the fine project for the state investments in the conditions of difficult economic situation in the world.
We are satisfied with the control system of the Sochi Games
The team of real professionals organizes the Olympic Games in Sochi we could be convinced of it. We were presented detailed reports in all areas. In short time Russians managed to create a control system of Games, which I like very much.