Frequently Asked Questions

Press / Media FAQs

Press / media registration is only open to working press members affiliated with a national, regional or international media outlet. All other employees of media outlets who do not work in an editorial capacity will not be qualified for a media badge, but can register as an attendee.

Credentials for qualified working press are complimentary.

You can register on-site in the Registration area at the BCEC, but it is recommended you register in advance for faster on-site service. The on-site Press Room does NOT offer registration capabilities.

Yes, for security measures and to verify attendance, new badges need to be obtained every year.

ABX Show Management cannot store or be responsible for press equipment while at ABX. There is a bag check in the Hall C Lobby. The service is $3 per item; tips are appreciated.

Videotaping and filming is only permitted by following the rules and regulations

Yes, registered media/press are invited to visit the press room for refreshments, to host meetings, pick up exhibitor press kits and conduct interviews. Open during show hours. Pick up badges at the Registration area; the Press Room does NOT offer registration capabilities.