Forum2009 › Practical information for journalists
In the context of OECD Week, journalists are invited to register for the Ministerial Meeting and/or the OECD Forum. A valid press card will be required on arrival at the OECD Conference Centre.
Online registration is now closed.
Please register when you arrive at the OECD Conference Centre welcome desk.
News conferences and briefings
Please include the OECD Forum logo in any articles, blogs, websites, videos or other media you publish. Download the format you need.
>> All Forum sessions will be open to journalists (see the Forum programme).
>> Press briefings with Forum speakers normally take place in the Media Centre immediately after their panels unless otherwise scheduled.
>> National media briefings will be organised. Details will be posted below as soon as they are confirmed.
The schedule will be updated on an ongoing basis.
Last updated on June 25, 2009.
Tuesday 23 June
Wednesday 24 June
Thursday 25 June
If you wish to interview a minister attending the ministerial meeting, a Forum speaker or an OECD expert, we can assist you. Please consult our contact list.
Journalists will have access at all times to the Media Centre (Room CC1) in the OECD Conference Centre and to the main hall of the OECD Conference Centre. Relevant documents will be available there as well as laptop plug-ins.
WiFi Internet access
The OECD TV, radio and videoconference studios will be available to all broadcast journalists on a first come, first served basis. This includes cameras, editing facilities, ISDN lines and the necessary technicians. These facilities are available free of charge (>> More about the media facilities).
Mobile phone coverage
2G and 3G mobile phone coverage via the network operator SFR Vodafone is available in the OECD Conference Centre, other operators are less well covered.
Photos of the Ministerial Meeting and the Forum will be posted as they become available. We invite journalists to use these images. Please include the OECD copyright and credit the photographer.
Please include the OECD Forum logo in any articles, blogs, websites, videos or other media you publish.