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Management World Americas 2011

Media Center



Welcome to the Management World Americas 2011 Media Center. This site is designed as a resource to guide you through the press registration process and point you toward other media resources.

If your question is PR-related, please consult the PR Opportunities page.

Media Contacts
Global TM Forum Media Contact
Elizabeth Miller Coyne
ecoyne@tmforum.org
1-973-641-3247

United States Media Contact
Nate Hubbell
tmforum@marchpr.com
+1 617 960 9875


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This page contains information on the following:
Media Registration Information
Media registration can be found here:


Required credentials can be found below. Be advised that you must show proof of identification onsite at the event.
Media Pass Credential Requirements
To receive a complimentary media pass for Management World Americas 2011, applicant must cover the industry on a regular basis through regular reports or publishing relevant industry articles that haven’t been solicited by an exhibiting company and are in the public domain. Private consultants who are paid by an individual company are not eligible for a media pass, and should request a pass from the sponsoring company. The following information also applies to press pass requirements: As a member of the press or analyst community, you must present one of the following credentials in advance of Management World Americas 2011 before your registration will be approved:
  • Trade/Business Publications; Online/News Services
  • Industry Analysts
  • Online News Outlets
  • Association Publications/Newsletters
  • Freelance Writers and Authors
  • Bloggers
  • Titles Accepted/Not Accepted
Trade/Business Publications; Online/News Services
Reporters from industry trade publications, newspapers and wire services will be required to provide an article published within the past six months that clearly displays authorship.

Industry Analysts
Writers from internationally recognized market research or financial institutions who consistently write for regularly published newsletters and/or reports must provide a sample of an industry-related report published within the past six months that clearly displays authorship.

Online News Outlets

An online news outlet must have a readership of over 1,000 per month and feature original news content above and beyond links, forums, troubleshooting tips and reader contributors. Each news outlet must have a paid reporting staff of two or more and must post original, dated, industry-related news at least once per week.

Association Publications/Newsletters

Reporters from internationally recognized magazines, newspapers or newsletters produced by industry associations must provide an article published within the past six months.

Freelance Writers and Authors
Persons requesting freelance credentials must provide an industry relevant article published within the past six months. Those who freelance occasionally and are employed by non-news organizations are not eligible for media credentials.

Bloggers
Bloggers must cover the industry on a regular basis and must have written on the business technology market within six months of requesting a media badge. For their badge request to be honored, blogs must contain original, dated, industry-related news content above and beyond links, forums, troubleshooting tips and reader contributions.



Acceptable Titles
Note: Press credentials are reserved for editorial staff and analysts. Publication and research employees with the following types of titles will be considered for press credentials:

Publication Titles
Broadcasting Titles
Market Research Titles
Associate Editor
Blogger
Business Editor
Editor-in-Chief
Executive Editor
Features Editor
Managing Editor
Photographer
Reporter
Senior Writer
Staff Writer
Technology Editor
Publisher
Reporter
Anchor
Broadcasting Producer
Camera Operator
Host
Sound Engineer
Analyst
President
Program Director
Vice President

Unacceptable Titles
Note: Press credentials are reserved for editorial staff and analysts. Press credentials will not be issued for publication and research employees with the following types of titles:

Publication Titles
Market Research Titles
Account Executive
Administrative Assistant
Assistant PRoduction titles
Associate Publisher
IS Manager
Marketing/PR titles
Production titles
Programmer
Sales titles
Web Master
Account Executive
Administrative Assistant
CEO
CIO
Engineer
IS Manager
Marketing/PR titles
Sales titles

TM Forum reserves the right to refuse media badges at our discretion, during pre-registration as well as on-site media registration. For additional questions regarding press and analyst registration information at Management World Americas 2011, please contact:

Global TM Forum Media Contact
Elizabeth Miller Coyne
ecoyne@tmforum.org
1-973-641-3247


Media Center and Briefing Room Hours
Media Center and briefing room hours during the event will be the following:

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 9, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 10, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Meeting Space for Media Briefings
Beginning September 26th, meeting rooms located inside the Media Center can be reserved in 30 minute or 60 minute increments on the hour and half-hour for registered attendees who have secured meetings with registered press/analysts during the event.

Meeting Rooms can only be reserved for meetings between registered press/analysts and registered attendees for the purpose of briefings to support industry research, publication stories, newsletters, or reports. They are not intended or available for business-development meetings.

Meeting rooms are available during press room hours only. The last day to pre-reserve a room is November 3rd. After this date reservations can be made on a first-come-first-serve basis at the event.

To reserve a meeting room with a press/analyst at the event, please send the following information to Lucy Hawkins-Adams:

Registered company
Registered company leading representative name
Registered company leading representative contact number for the event
Press/analyst name, and publication or firm name
Date requested
Time requested
Duration requested: 30 minutes or 60 minutes (on the hour or half-hour only)

We cannot guarantee availability of requested time.
Incomplete requests will not be considered.

Show Daily
Exhibitors can submit their news for the Management World Americas 2011 Show Daily by emailing their press releases to akarve@tmforum.org.

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