Media & News
Press passes are available for journalists seeking to cover IRA's Annual Conference in New Orleans. The press pass will grant admission to program sessions (including the General Sessions) and the Exhibit Hall, as well as access to the press lounge.
To obtain a press pass, send a brief email providing your name, complete contact information, and the name of the publication in which your coverage will appear to firstname.lastname@example.org. Confirmation and additional information about the conference and obtaining your credentials on site will be provided to you by return email.
The deadline to apply for a press pass is April 15, 2014. Please submit your request prior to this date to guarantee access.
Apply for Press Pass
NEW! Digital Press Corps
Educators active in new media (particularly through blogging, Twitter, and/or Pinterest) may apply to join the #IRA14 Digital Press Corps. Those accepted will receive a press pass for admission to program sessions (including the General Sessions) and the Exhibit Hall, as well as access to the press lounge.
To apply for the Digital Press Corps, send a brief email providing your name, complete contact information, a link to your blog (if applicable), and links to your social media pages to email@example.com. Additional information about serving on the Digital Press Corps will be provided to you by return email.
The deadline to apply for the Digital Press Corps is March 1, 2014, but preference will be given to those who apply by February 1, 2014. Please note: Applying to the Digital Press Corps does not guarantee acceptance. Notifications will be made on or before March 7, 2014.
Apply for the Digital Press Corps
Social Media at the Conference
Follow @IRAToday on Twitter for live coverage of IRA 2014. You can also connect with IRA on the following social media channels:
We would greatly appreciate it if you would include the official hashtag, #IRA14, in your coverage of the event.
The Press Lounge in New Orleans
The Press Lounge is conveniently located in front of the Exhibit Hall, near IRA Central and the Hall E entrance. The Press Lounge will have press kits and access to computers with Internet service, a dedicated wireless printer, a fax machine, and a phone.
Strategic Communications Office
Phone: 302-731-1600 ext. 240