The Ideas Olympiad: A conversation with David Gold from West Ham United FC
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 from 18:30 to 20:00 (BST)
London, United Kingdom
The Ideas Olympiad is a free series of events, brought to you by the London Borough of Newham, which will bring high profile and interesting speakers to the borough from 28 May - 27 June, to talk to residents about their ideas and vision.
A conversation with David Gold, co-chairman of West Ham United Football Club
Tuesday 18 June
Stratford Circus - Circus 1, Theatre Square, Stratford, London E15 1BX
Doors open: 6.30pm
Event starts: 7pm
Event ends: 8pm
David Gold will talk about his journey from growing up in the East End to becoming co-chairman of West Ham United Football Club. From beginnings of extreme poverty, overcoming numerous setbacks along the way, David Gold is now one of Britain’s most successful businessmen. He will also speak about the club’s close relationship with the local community and their role in fulfilling east London’s Olympic legacy. The talk will be followed by a Questions & Answers session with the audience.
Please note that registration for this event will begin at 6.30pm.
For more information on the Ideas Olympiad 2013 series go to: www.newham.gov.uk/IdeasOlympiad