BBC Talk : Sports Personality of the Year 2012 – The safe management of the biggest show in the biggest sporting year.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Ever wondered what goes into the planning and management of a large televised event? Here’s your chance to find out.

As part of the activities for Wellbeing Week, Debbie Dubois, Production Executive for BBC Sport will be giving a presentation on how they manage the associated  risks of hosting and filming of one of their biggest events, Sports Personality of the Year. It will look back at how the show has grown from its original roots in TVC, with a small audience, through to last years event at ExCeL Arena where there was an audience of 16,000, and some of the issues that needed consideration when you are trying to balance aspirations for high impact moments, and a large public audience. The presentation will take place on Wednesday 20th March, 15.00 – 16.00 and places can be booked via the following website :

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