Media Registration and Accreditation

Members of the media are invited to attend ICANN’s 30th International Public meeting in Los Angeles, California. Registration and attendance is free. Advanced registration is recommended but not required. On-site media registration will be available.

Media who register will receive regular email reports on the ICANN meeting – topics expected to be covered in public sessions during each day of the meeting, as well as notification of any press events.

Online Media Registration Form

Questions: Please contact Jason Keenan, ICANN Media Adviser, at

ICANN Media Policy

  • Media are invited to attend all ICANN Public Meeting, panel sessions, and addresses. This applies only to the open program – some meetings (as noted on the agenda) are closed to the public and media.
  • News conferences are limited to accredited media.
  • To expedite the registration process, media representatives and freelancers are strongly encouraged to pre-register. Please do so by completing the form below.
  • All media must show valid credentials (photo ID, business card, or the equivalent). If on assignment for another publication, freelancing or researching, please be able to provide an explanatory letter from the publication's editor.
  • All panel sessions and addresses are open to the media and may be recorded unless otherwise indicated, as long as the proceedings are not disturbed.
  • Interviews may be conducted subsequent to the sessions, at the discretion of the speakers, panelists or their staff. Please contact Jason Keenan, Media Adviser, to arrange interviews with ICANN Board Chairman Vint Cerf and ICANN President and CEO Dr Paul Twomey.
  • ICANN reserve the right to refuse or revoke media credentials at its discretion.