6 September 2021
BIR corporate member Canon has been appointed as the Official Imaging Supporter for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Cutting-edge medical imaging services will also support athletes’ performance during the Games. MRI, ultrasound and X-ray imaging services will be available throughout the athletes’ village and in diagnostic vehicles to provide unparalleled support for some of the biggest sports stars. More here
Through the sponsorship, Canon will demonstrate its full breadth of imaging technology by supporting athletes and organisers with on-site medical imaging services, dedicated Canon professional service (CPS) support and printing solutions which will help to bring the Games to life to more than a billion spectators and viewers.
The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will see around 6,000 athletes from 72 nations and territories compete in 19 sports and eight para-sports across 14 competition venues from 28 July until 8 August 2022. As the biggest event ever to be held in the West Midlands, it is expected to attract more than one million spectators to the city and have a global TV audience of 1.5 billion.