EMUC17 is open to bona fide representatives of print and electronic media. The EAU is happy to offer discretionary free of charge registration to journalists who work at a news organisation that features original, editorial news coverage, that has editorial freedom from advertisers and/or sponsors, and in which advertisers and/or sponsors are clearly identified as such.
In order to be accredited for the Congress, media representatives are expected to actively reporting on EMUC17.
To be eligible for free press registration, applicants must write exclusively for the news organisation and provide the following materials for verification:
- Media identification such as an international, accredited press pass or an official media-outlet-issued credential, dated 2017-2018.
- Two by lined medical/health/science articles/videos/reports published within the last year and a copy of the publication.
How to register
To apply for a press accreditation for EMUC17 you can register via the online registration system. Online registration is open until 15 November 2017. After this date you will be able to register onsite at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya in Barcelona.
To complete online registration and to speed up the accreditation process, all applications should be accompanied by the required documents as listed under eligibility for verification. You can email the documents to the registration department.
Media registration in advance is strongly recommended. This enables us to deal with any queries or problems in advance. Journalists should confirm eligibility for media registration before making travel arrangements.