Media Registration

EVENT OVERVIEW

Resources for Future Generations (#RFG2018) - is bringing International, Canadian and Indigenous peoples to Vancouver for a collaborative and exciting conference dedicated to the availability of resources.  The conference will be held between June 18 -21, 2018 at the Vancouver Convention Center.

RFG2018 will examines three critical resources – energy, minerals and water – in the context of the Earth, environment, society, and the needs and roles of future generations. RFG2018 will bring together a diverse range of several thousand participants including Indigenous and Government leaders, policymakers, business leaders, students & young leaders, researchers, scientists, and local communities to discuss the most pressing challenges concerning resources and related sustainability issues.

#RFG2018 MEDIA ACCREDITATION

RFG2018 invites members of the media currently working with recognized print, digital and broadcast newswires, business, news, industry and trade outlets and publications to register for media accreditation for RFG2018. Recognized media includes editorial staff (reporters, editors) and technical support (camera crews).  Accredited members of the media will get complete access to all the sessions and events at RFG2018.

Media registration is now open for #RFG2018 - REGISTER NOW

For more information please contact Kamran Shaikh, kshaikh@prassociates.com, 778-846-5406

MEDIA ACCREDITATION/DOCUMENTATION

Please be advised RFG2018 reserves the right to request the following validations before granting accreditation or at the event

  • Letter of assignment from an editor/producer or bureau chief of a recognized media source
  • Byline in print or online with a recognized media source within the past six months
  • Official photo identification issued by employing news agency or government
  • Proof of current work for a website in existence
  • Freelance writers may apply for media registration and must present the following:
  • A signed letter on company letterhead from your assignment editor confirming your assignment to cover the event
  • A by-lined story appearing in a verifiable print or electronic publication dated within the last three months

POLICY AND PROCEDURES

  • All members of the media and technical support personnel MUST be registered and pre-accredited by RFG2018 staff to attend the event
  • Media badges will be ready for pick up at the media centre
  • We strongly advised media to register in advance to avoid delays. Media who arrive at the conference without accreditation may not be granted access the same day.
  • RDG2018 reserves the right to deny registration to the media who do not meet criteria.

MEDIA CENTRE

Media room will be at the West building (Salon 108) of the Vancouver Convention Centre. It will be equipped with a laptop/desktop with internet, power outlets and notepad. The media room will also have a designated area to conduct media interviews and to take photos of the spokesperson/speakers.

RESOURCES FOR REPORTERS

MEDIA CONTACT

Kamran Shaikh
kshaikh@prassociates.com
Cell - 778-846-5406