Search is on for creative talent to shape the Delhi 2010 - Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Flag Handover Ceremony

Glasgow 2014, the Organising Committee for the Commonwealth Games to be held in Glasgow  has launched a search to find the best creative talent to deliver a breathtaking vision of both city and nation at the Closing Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in 2010 in Delhi.

On Thursday 14th October 2010 hundreds of millions of television viewers around the world, will be treated to an introduction to Glasgow and Scotland through a feast of creativity and talent as the city formally receives the Commonwealth Games flag from India.

The Creative Lead will have knowledge and experience of delivering arts, cultural and creative programmes in the UK and internationally. The entire copyright of the creative concept will be assigned to Glasgow 2014 Ltd.

Tenders are invited from individuals, companies and consortia from creative, cultural, arts, production, programming, advertising and events backgrounds.  

For full details on the tendering process and deadlines for completion, visit

Expressions of interest must be received by 16 July 2009.  Invitations to tender will be sent to selected suppliers on 27 July.  A supplier day surgery will be held on 3 August, before tender submissions close on 26 August.  Proposal presentations will be made on 2 September before the winning tender is announced.

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