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Media Information

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Media are not required to pay a registration fee to attend technical sessions. Social event tickets may be purchased on the media registration form.

Media wishing to attend the Conference must have their credentials verified by the Army Public Affairs Office and must submit the media registration form. Overseas media also are required to be accredited/validated through the Foreign Press Corps. Please contact Mr. Dave Foster – e-mail: dave.foster@hqda.army.mil or phone 697-5344 - with the following information:

  1. Reference point of contact to confirm your media affiliation - please include name, phone number and e-mail address.
  2. The venue where you will publish or broadcast your story/coverage (Newspaper, Internet, TV, Radio, Blog).
  3. Date story is likely to appear.


Conference Attribution
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All events at the conference are open to news media and are considered "on the record." Conference attendees have been given the guidance to accept interviews from the media, but to be informed that all interviews are on the record.

Coverage Procedures
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All media representatives will report to the conference registration area to sign in and obtain badges. Badges will be worn throughout the conference. Personnel found without badges will be removed from the premises by security. If a badge is lost, report the incident immediately to on-site public affairs representatives.

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Contact Mr. Dave Foster by e-mail to dave.foster@hqda.army.mil or phone 703-697-5344 to schedule interviews. Same-day interviews are available on a case-by-case basis. Please schedule interviews early.

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Media representatives are asked to focus on the conference subjects, panel discussions and speakers' topics.

Question and Answer Periods
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News media representatives are encouraged to ask questions during question and answer periods.

Public Affairs Assistance
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Public Affairs assistance: Army Public Affairs will be located in the conference Media Center.

Point of Contact
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Point of contact for this information is Mr. Dave Foster, e-mail dave.foster@hqda.army.mil or phone (703) 697-5344.



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