Press Credentials

ALUMNI PRESS

Press who attended CEDIA 2017 are considered alumni and may complete their registration online when the system opens or onsite in the CEDIA Expo Press Room.

NON-ALUMNI PRESS

Non-alumni press need to go through a credential process before they can register online. Credential requirements are below.

Print Media

Full-time writers must provide two bylined articles written by the applicant relevant to the technology industry and published within the past three months. If published online, send links to stories; if published in print, send tearsheets via PDF. Before being provided a badge onsite, writer will need to present a company business card with editorial title and picture ID.

Online Media

Writer must be employed  by a web site with a readership of more than 1,000 monthly and a paid reporting staff and must post original tech industry-related news at least weekly. Writer must provide a live link to his/her publication’s home page and a bylined industry-related article of no older than one month written by the applicant. If applicant is a blogger, he/she must provide a live link to the blog. Blog must reflect current, tech industry-related news, with new posts created on at least a weekly basis by a paid staff.

Broadcast Media

Broadcast reporters and producers from news organizations may pre-register, but onsite must provide a business card and proof of assignment. Camera/sound crews must provide broadcast station ID and proof of assignment.

Freelance Writers

Freelancers requesting credentials must provide a letter of assignment from the assigning editor at a recognized news outlet and two tech-relevant, bylined articles written by the applicant and published within the past six months. If published online, send links to stories; if published in print, send tearsheets via PDF.

Industry Analysts

Writers from nationally or internationally recognized market research institutions who consistently write for regularly published newsletters and/or reports may pre-register, but onsite must provide both a business card with an editorial title and a sample of an industry-related report published within the past six months.

Financial Analysts

Writers from nationally or internationally recognized financial institutions who consistently write for regularly published newsletters and/or reports may pre-register, but onsite must provide both a business card with an editorial title and a sample of an industry-related report published within the past six months.

Questions? Contact brianna@cediaexpo.com.