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Media Passes

Media passes to AAG conferences and events may be made available to accredited professionals working for general and scientific media organizations. Freelance writers working on assignment or with the appropriate credentials may also be eligible.

Presenters may not use a media pass to present at the AAG Annual Meeting. All presenters must pay the appropriate registration fee in order to present a paper or poster. Read registration information.


Media professionals with one or more of the following credentials are eligible for a media pass:

  • Business card or press card indicating media affiliation and position
  • Bylined article written within the last two years
  • Letter of introduction or assignment from an editor of a recognized media organization
  • Current membership card from NASW, CSWA, ISWA, or SEJ

Media passes are not mailed and should be picked up at the on-site registration desk. Please present a valid photo identification card to receive your pass. You may need to present your media credentials if they were not provided in advance.

Download the Media Registration Form

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