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Media registration is now closed. Thank you for attending, see you in 2017!

The BIO Investor Forum provides many opportunities for news stories. Complimentary registration is available to applicants with valid press credentials and media is invited to attend all programs. BIO will review submissions in the order they are received and send notification within 48 hours. Instructions for receiving a complimentary media badge will be sent to all approved media.

MEDIA REGISTRATION CATEGORIES

Affiliated/Credentialed Media (Broadcast, Online, Newspapers, Magazines, Newsletters, etc)

Please be advised you may be asked to provide valid press credentials which include:

•  A by-lined article published by their employing news agency within the past six months
•  A copy of publication masthead listing the individual’s primary position as an editor or reporter
•  Official photo identification issued by employing news agency or government

Freelance Journalists

Freelance writers may apply for complimentary 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 six months

Bloggers

Bloggers will be considered for media registration on a case-by-case basis, and must provide three of their most recent blog posts on a biotechnology related subject for consideration.

Important Information

  • Marketing executives, sales representatives, public relations executives, analysts, consultants, authors and researchers may not register as media.
  • Advanced media registration is encouraged for all types of media including web-based, college and freelance reporters.
  • Videotaping of sessions is prohibited without signed waivers from all session speakers. Please contact BIO Communications for more information.
  • BIO Communications is available to assist you with contacting companies and speakers, and setting up interviews. Please contact Stacey Matusko if you need assistance.
  • BIO will provide a fully functioning press work room with computers, internet access and printers.

 

Looking to engage media at BIF? Learn more.

Contact:

Stacey Matusko
Manager, Event & Health Communications
Phone: 202-747-1281
Email: smatusko@bio.org