Press Credentials

Press Credentials at AES 2021

Complimentary press registration is limited to working journalists of the general and scientific/trade press. Those registered as press must identify themselves as such at all times during the virtual event.

For media registration privileges you must qualify under one of the following categories with the corresponding credentials.

Business and Trade Publications/News Wire Services

Reporters and editors from magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and wire services must provide a business card. Contributing editors and reporters must verify they have been retained to cover the AES Annual Meeting by presenting a letter of assignment.

 

Television and Radio

Broadcast reporters and producers from news organizations must provide complete contact information and a letter of assignment.

 

Freelance Writers

Freelance writers must verify they have been retained to cover the AES Annual Meeting by presenting a letter of assignment and/or at least two byline samples of past medical writing.

 

Online Publications/Blogs

Reporters from online publications and blogs must provide a business card and letter of assignment. The website must contain editorial content and cover epilepsy and/or medical/health issues.

 

Newsletters

Newsletter reporters must verify they have been retained to cover the AES Annual Meeting by presenting a letter of assignment in addition to information about the newsletter (topic, circulation, frequency, etc.). Newsletter publications will be limited to one media representative.

AES reserves the right to deny press badges to non-credentialed press. Press registration will not be extended to management, publishing, marketing, advertising, public relations, or administrative staff, or to organizations that primarily produce continuing medical education, audio/audiovisual, electronic, or print resources. Individuals writing for personal web pages/blogs and company blogs or company websites will not be granted media privileges.

AES reserves the right to limit the number of press registrations per organization.

Contact

Davis Renzelmann
Public Communications Inc.
920-627-0702
drenzelmann@pcipr.com

About the AES Annual Meeting

The 2021 AES Annual Meeting is the 75th meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. Nearly 5,000 epilepsy clinicians, researchers, and advocates are expected to join AES in our hometown of Chicago and online. AES 2021 offers more than 100 hours of educational content and more than 1,300 posters featuring the latest research and advancements in epilepsy.