Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee (CTOC) presented the 2019 IOC Trophy-Sport and Sustainable Architecture to National Taiwan Sport University (NTSU) on July 9th 2020 at the Award Ceremony which took place in Taipei.
CTOC President Hong-Dow LIN, presented the trophy to President Ping-Kun CHIU of NTSU, in recognition of the contribution for sustainable architecture of NTSU. The ceremony was witnessed by Director-General Chin-Hsiung KAO of Sports Administration, Ministry of Education, Vice Presidents and EB Members of CTOC, and former Presidents of NTSU.
President LIN stated that “CTOC has nominated Mr. Hao-Ming PU and Agency of Corrections, Ministry of Justice for IOC trophies in year 2014 (Sport and Art) and 2015(Sport and Innovation) respectively. This time, CTOC is honored to present the trophy again on behalf of IOC, hoping to inspire more institutes, school facilities and government buildings in Taiwan to follow the goal of sustainability”
President LIN said “Sustainability serves as one of the most important topics in Olympic Agenda 2020. CTOC has long been dedicated to the promotion of this topic. Furthermore, we are dedicated to educate our younger generation the importance of sustainability.”
After receiving the trophy, President CHIU of NTSU stressed that the NTSU will build future facilities and sports training centers based on the principle of environmental sustainability. President CHIU said “It is indeed a great honor to receive this IOC Trophy, and the NTSU now shares greater responsibility on the issue of sustainability.”