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Marc Verriere

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Founding President of the OLYMP'ARTS – copyright 1992 – Officially created on July 10 & 11th 1995, at UNESCO/Paris by 65 countries: https://olymp-arts.world/fr/a-propos/

Founding President of the World Philharmonic Orchestra (WPO) : 82 member countries in 2007.

Inaugural concerts: Sweden (1985) Brazil (1986) Japan (1987) Canada (1988)…Paris/France in June 2006 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the National Music Day.

Site Web : http://www.world-orchestral.com  &  https://youtu.be/Dy7-AUq0NY0


Producer in 1988 in Montreal of a huge unprecedent technological challenge by realizing for the first time a synchronization via satellite between the WPO in Montreal and three choirs located respectively in Moscow, Geneva and San Francisco: https://youtu.be/ajqxjYikRZE

Musical Producer for the opening of the International Garden and Greenery Exposition in Osaka, Japan in 1990 (“Tistou les pouces verts” by Maurice Druon)

Producer and Artistic Advisor to Radio France (National Radio Stations – France Musique, France Culture, France Inter) and to several private radio stations (1982/1983)

Producer of public and private concerts (1983/1984)

Producer of the Official Anthem of the “First European Handisport Games” 1983. Anthem composed by Françoise Legrand.

http://www.world-orchestral.com/handisport.html


Founding President of a World Orchestral Musicians’ Directory (1992-2002) comprising of 35.693 members in January 2015.

2005-2011: Management of music scholarships that were offered to children at concerts of the World Philharmonic Orchestra, and monitoring of their studies (India, Romania, Thailand, Tunisia and Venezuela).

Site web: http://www.world-orchestral.com/francais/enfantsdons.html


Analysis and writing a biography of « Robert Paul », the inventor of the dictionary (1996-1997)

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Legal, literary and musical studies – Holder of the Paris National School of Engineering and Technology diploma.

Managing Director of a Management Company in Paris (1977-1981)

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Distinction: Medal of recognition of dedicated service to UNICEF (1985)


The IOAC has the following bodies

National Alliance Committee

Individual Alliance Committee

International Evaluating Committee

Disciplinary Committee

Executive Board

Executive Board

The members of the Executive Board are elected by the IOAC. Each Executive Board consists of 3 to 10 members, all of whom are appointed for a three-year term and may be re-elected.

Competence of the Executive Board

The Executive Board is responsible for the specific activities and daily affairs of the IOAC.
The Executive Board shall hold standing meetings as needed and convene meetings of all members of the IOAC when it's necessary.
The Executive Board represents the IOAC in dealings with third parties, and the signature of the Executive President may exercise valid legal authority on behalf of the IOAC.

Responsibilities of the Executive Board

* to take overall responsibility for the management of the IOAC and to take all necessary measures to achieve the goals set by the IOAC.
* supervise the observance of the "ARTS OLYMPIQUES" Charter, as well as the implementation of each art competition.
* approves the internal organizational structure of the IOAC and all internal regulations related to its organization
* submit to the IOAC the names of the members of the National Committees recommended by the Executive Board on the proposal of the Executive Board
* convene the meetings of the members of the Executive Board and the General Assembly of the IOAC.
* the right to make resolutions for the admission and exclusion of members
* the obligation to ensure the implementation of the IOAC
* responsible for the management of the IOAC's assets
* responsibility for employing volunteers and hired staff
* create and issue honorary titles of the IOAC.

Members of the Executive Board

Marc Verriere

President

Rachel Qin

Executive President

Michele Genovese

Advisory Committee President

Françoise Legrand

Artistic Director

Mathieu Chardet

Secretary-General

Adépo Yapo

Co-Founder in Ivory Coast

Linda Xu

Deputy Secretary-General

Founding Honorary Committee Member

Tadao Ando

Japan Architect Founding Honorary Committee Member

Marie-Claude Pietragalla

France Dancer, Founding Honorary Committee Member

Carolyn Carlson

USA Dancer Founding Honorary Committee Member

Philippe Torreton

France Actor Founding Honorary Committee Member

Seiji Ozawa

Japan Conductor Founding Honorary Committee Member

Jean Nouvel

France Architect Founding Honorary Committee Member

Steven Holl

USA Architect Founding Honorary Committee Member

Robert Wilson

USA Visual artist & Director Founding Honorary Committee Member

Ambassadors

Alain Nonat

Canada Tenor Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in North America

Kimmo Pasanen

Finland World-famous painter Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Europe

Igor Livant

Russia Artist & Poet Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia

Giovanni Truncellito

Italy Designer, painter, sculptor Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Western Europe (South)

Marlos Nobre de Almeida

Brazil Composer & Conductor Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in South America

Adépo Yapo

Ivory Coast Composer & Musicologist Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Africa

Zhou Changxin

China China's Famous contemporary painter Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Asian

Mary Rix-Miller

New Zealand Ambassador of the OLYMP'ARTS in Oceania and South East Asia

Members of Art Committee

Emilio Isgrò

Italy Painter, poet & novelist

Stephane Freiss

France film, television, stage actor & 1988 Caesar Award winner

Sybille Blanc

Switzerland Actress, writer & director

Mathilda May

France Film actress

Lang Lang

China Pianist, educator, philanthropist and OLYMP’ARTS 2023 Goodwill Ambassador

Wu Weishan

China Sculptor

Dalia Gallico

Italy Curator & Designer

Signatory countries of the constituent assembly

NameCountryPost
MR ADÉPO YAPOCÔTE D'IVOIREPRESIDENT OF THE IVORIAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MR ALAIN NONATCANADAGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN CANADA
MR ALISTER HUGHESGRENADAPRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE OF GRENADA
MR ALVARO MANZANOECUADORPRESIDENT OF THE ECUADORIAN COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MRS ANNE-MARIE ZANGERLEAUSTRIADELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN AUSTRIA
MRS ANS HEYNETHERLANDSGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN THE NETHERLANDS
MRS ASHLEY WOODSUNITED KINGDOMDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM
MRS BERND SCHALLERGERMANYGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN GERMANY
MR BOJAN LHOTKACROATIAGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN CROATIA
MR CAMILO CANO BUSQUETCOLOMBIAGENERAL CONSUL OF COLOMBIA IN PARIS
MRS CARMEN D. PADILLAPHILIPPINESEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR CULTURE AND ARTS
MRS CARMEN PEREZ DEL VISOARGENTINAPRESIDENT OF THE ARGENTINE NATIONAL OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MRS CATHERINE DE GIL CASARESSPAINGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN SPAIN
MR CECIL V. ROGERSTRINITAD AND TOBAGOPRESIDENT OF "ARTS SUPPORT ALLIANCE"
MR CEDRIC DE SILVASRI LANKANPRESIDENT OF THE SRI LANKAN NATIONAL OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE - FOUNDING MEMBER OF THE GEORGE KEYT FOUNDATION
MR CHAFIK BOURQUIAMOROCCOPRESIDENT OF THE MOROCCAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MR CHOONEEMAURITIUSMINISTER OF ARTS, CULTURE AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
MR CHRISTIAN ERICKSONTHE UNITED STATESDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR THE UNITED STATES
MR DEMIS VISVIKISGREECEDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR GREECE
MR DERRY O'SULLIVANIRELANDDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR IRELAND
MAESTRO EDUARDO CHARPENTIERPANAMADELEGATE OF THE PANAMANIAN COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MR EMIN MAHIR BALCIOGLUTURKEYGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE TURKISH NATIONAL OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MRS EWA OSINSKAPOLANDPRESIDENT OF THE POLISH OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE (PRESIDENT OF THE ASSOCIATION OF POLISH MUSICIANS)
MR FARID HAFFANITUNISIADELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN TUNISIA
MRS FRANCESCA DE LA PIEDRA ECHECOPARPERUDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR PERU
MR GABRIEL PALACIOCOLOMBIADELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR COLOMBIA
MRS GOHAR-TADJ RASTINEIRANDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR IRAN
MRS HITAUMI HARIGAYAJAPANDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR JAPAN
MR IGOR LIVANTRUSSIAGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN RUSSIA
MR J.SERIK SAGIDULLINOVICHKAZAKHSTANVICE PRESIDENT NATIONAL FILM COMPANY OF KAZAKHSTAN
MR JACQUES PROTHINFRANCEPRESIDENT OF THE FRENCH COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MR JEAN-PIERRE VAN TIEGHEMBELGIUMDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN BELGIUM
MR JOHN DARKEYGHANADIRECTOR OF PANAFEST - NATIONAL COMMISSION ON CULTURE
MRS JUROVSKASLOVAKIACULTURAL COUNSELLOR AT THE SLOVAK EMBASSY
MR KIMMO PASANENFINLANDDIRECTOR OF THE FINNISH CULTURAL CENTER
MRS KISHWAR NAHEEDPAKISTANDIRECTOR OF THE PAKISTAN NATIONAL COUNCIL OF THE ARTS
MR LÉON-PAUL ONANGA-AZOZETGABONDIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE ANPAC - PRESIDENT OF THE GABONESE COMMITTEE OF THE A.O.
MR LO KING-MANHONG KONGDIRECTOR OF THE HONG KONG ACADEMY FOR PERFORMING ARTS
MR LUIS DE SANDE FREIREPORTUGALPRESIDENT OF THE PORTUGUESE COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MRS MARIE ANGELINONEW ZEALANDPRESIDENT OF THE NEW ZEALAND OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR MARLOS NOBREBRAZILPRESIDENT OF THE BRAZILIAN OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR MASSIMO RIPOSATIITALYVICE-PRESIDENT OF THE ITALIAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE OF OLYMP'ARTS
MR MAURICIO MENASALVADORMINISTER COUNSELOR AT THE EMBASSY OF EL SALVADOR
PROF. MBABI KATANAUGANDAPRESIDENT OF THE UGANDAN OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR METANIOS EL HALABILEBANONGENERAL DIRECTOR OF CULTURE AT THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND HIGHER EDUCATION
MR MICHAEL O'ROURKEIRELANDDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS
MR NABEEL KONIJORDANPRESIDENT OF THE JORDANIAN OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
DR NASSER EL ANSARYEGYPTPRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL CULTURAL CENTER "THE CAIRO OPERA"
MR NGUYEN CAN RUYENVIETNAMFIRST SECRETARY OF THE VIETNAMESE EMBASSY
MR NICHOLAS ONGMALAYSIADELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR MALAYSIA
MR NICOLAE BICAROMANIAPRESIDENT OF THE ROMANIAN OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR OCTAVIO HASBUN ROJASCHILEVICE PRESIDENT OF THE CHILEAN MUSIC COUNCIL
MR PABLO GABRIEL OBREGONCOLOMBIA AMBASSADOR, PERMANENT DELEGATE OF COLOMBIA TO UNESCO
MR PETER JONESAUSTRALIALEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN OLYMP'ARTS DELEGATION OF THE OLYMP'ARTS
MRS PIA LAURIDSENDENMARKPRESIDENT OF THE DANISH NATIONAL OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MS PIKULKCAW KRAIRIKSHTHAILANDDELEGATE OF THE THAI OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR RAGNAR HAKANSONSWEDENGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN SWEDEN
MR RAMIRO GUERRACUBADIRECTOR OF THE DANCE DEVELOPMENT CENTER IN HAVANA
MR RICHARD BÄCHI-SCHAEFERSWITZERLANDDELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN SWITZERLAND
MRS RUTA PRUSEVICIENELITHUANIAMANAGER FOREIGN RELATIONS DEPARTMENT/CULTURE
MR SAMIR MEHALLAALGERIAGENERAL DELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS IN ALGERIA
MR SEONG CHANG CHOSOUTH KOREADIRECTOR OF THE CULTURAL CENTER OF THE KOREAN EMBASSY
MRS SHIFRA SHALIT-INTRATORISRAELCULTURAL COUNSELLOR AT THE ISRAELI EMBASSY
MRS SHIREEN ISALINDIADELEGATE OF THE OLYMP'ARTS FOR INDIA
MR SULTAN ALKHATIBIRAQPRESIDENT OF THE IRAQI OLYMP'ARTS COMMITTEE
MR W A C VAN JAARSVELDSOUTH AFRICACULTURAL COUNSELLOR OF THE JOHANNESBURG CITY COUNCIL
MR WALTHER RICO-FRONTAURABOLIVIACULTURAL AFFAIRS OFFICER OF THE EMBASSY OF BOLIVIA
MS. HAN SUYINCHINAHONORARY MEMBER AND OLYMP'ARTS SPOKESPERSON FOR CHINA