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ITU Events Registration and Accreditation for Media

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​WSIS Forum 2019, 8-12 April 2019, Geneva, Switzerland
Registration deadline: 4 April 2019

​​​How to get your ITU event media pass​

Please follow the following three-step process:​

UN-Accredited Media: UN press accreditation is valid, but an event badge is needed. UN-accredited media are kindly requested to confirm their intention to attend this event to pressreg@itu.int​ ​OR register directly here. Media badges must be collected personally at the event's registration desk ​​in the ITU Montbrillant Building. 

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Media Accreditation Guidelines​


​​Media must be accredited in order to register to participate in an ITU event. Media accreditation is strictly reserved for members of the press who represent a 
bona fide media organization.

​​Media accreditation is not granted to non-editorial staff working for a publishing house (e.g. management, marketing, advertising executives, etc.), researchers, authors or editors of directories. Media accreditation is not granted to the information outlets of governments, non-governmental organizations or private companies that are not first and foremost media organizations. Applications for accreditation are considered on a case-by-case basis and we reserve the right to request supplementary documentary evidence. 
​​​The final decision on all applications for media accreditation rests with ITU. Any queries concerning the accreditation process should be directed to pressreg@itu.int

Acc​reditation eligibility & credentials ​
  1. Journalists[1] should provide an official letter of assignment from the Editor-in-Chief (or the News Editor for radio/TV). One letter per crew/editorial team will suffice. Editors-in-Chief and Bureau Chiefs should submit a letter from their Director. Please email this to pressreg@itu.int along with the required supporting credentials below:
  2. Bloggers may be granted accreditation if blog content is deemed relevant to the industry, contains news commentary, is regularly updated and made publicly available. Corporate bloggers are invited to register as participants. Please see Guidelines for Blogger Accreditation below for more details:​​
  3. [1] Editorial staff of publications/news wire services, press photographers and TV/radio crews representing a recognized media organization.​​​