Media/Press attendance at the ECOCITY World Summit

Media registration will be provided free to members of the working media with appropriate media credentials, and to working freelance journalists who wish to attend the ECOCITY World Summit.

To register, individuals must send a copy of their letter of assignment to

Who is eligible for complimentary media passes:

  • Reporters, writers and producers as well as photographers and videographers with staff credentials from newspapers, magazines, online news services, wire services, and radio or television networks and stations.
  • Freelancers with assignment letters from editors of established, verifiable media outlets (Letters of Assignment must appear on the publication’s official letterhead).
  • Freelancers with at least one bylined article/report published online, in print, or broadcast by an established, verifiable media outlet during the six months prior to the meeting.
  • Online news services or online outlets that provide daily or weekly coverage related to ecocities.

All others must pay registration. It is up to the ECOCITY Summit Media Manager to determine an individual’s eligibility for press registration.

Those granted media credentials can pick up their badges and meeting information at the registration desk. This will allow you access to all Summit sessions, the exhibition area, press conference and the media room. It does not include access to ticketed social events.

It is highly advisable that media register in advance of the Summit. This will allow you to receive media alerts and embargoed press releases prior to the Summit.

Embargo Guidelines

Please note that information regarding sessions of interest to the media, as well as press releases etc will be provided to registered media prior to the Summit. These will all be under strict embargoes which will be made clear on all documentation.

Summit Media Manager
Tanya Ewing