How to Obtain DDW Credentials
Members of the working press are welcome at DDW. All scientific and poster sessions are open to reporters including plenary sessions, symposia, research and clinical fora. Access to ticketed sessions is on a space-available basis. Media registration is free.
Step 1: Register
Media registration is now open. You can register online until Wednesday, May 30.
Onsite registration begins on Friday, June 1 at noon ET in the DDW Newsroom, Salon I of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
Step 2: Provide Credentials
News articles or posts, a business card from a media organization, or letter of assignment on media organization letterhead can serve as credentials. If available electronically, please include your credentials with your on-line registration. Credentials can be emailed. You can also fax your credentials to 301-652-2099.
If you need to mail your credentials, send to:
c/o DDW Administration
4930 Del Ray Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Step 3: Pick Up Your Press Badge
A press badge must be worn to gain access to DDW sessions, the exhibit floor and the DDW Newsroom. Only journalists who have presented press credentials to DDW Administration will receive a press badge. Press badges will be distributed on site.
The DDW Newsroom is located in Salon I of the Walter Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
DDW Newsroom Hours:
- Friday, June 1: Noon–5:30 p.m. ET
- Saturday, June 2–Tuesday, June 5: 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. ET