Complimentary press registration to the 2014 Science Policy Conference is available to credentialed members of the news media. For eligibility requirements, click here.
Online registration is now closed. News media registration will be available on site during the conference. Journalists and Public Information Officers planning to register on site will have to provide hard copies of any required credentials.
When you arrive at the convention center, please pick up your press badge at the registration desk located in the foyer outside of General Session Room 151A/B on the street level of the convention center. Members of the press are welcome to pick up their press badges starting on Tuesday, 17 June. Registration is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 17 June and Wednesday, 18 June.
The Press Room will be located in Room 149A and will be open from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, 17 June and Wednesday, 18 June.
Registered members of the news media are welcome to attend the Science Policy Conference, the Capitol Hill reception (Tuesday, 17 June) and other conference events, except for the science policy communications workshop on Monday, 16 June, which is limited to scientists. Please click here for a list of noteworthy sessions for the press.
NOTE: All press conferences will take place in the Media Availability Room, 149B. There will NOT be remote access for reporters who are not attending the conference.
Is 97 percent agreement on climate change a robust consensus?: Tuesday, 17 June, 10:15 – 11:15 A.M.
Initial scientific findings from the Oso, Washington landslide: Tuesday, 17 June, 2:30 – 3:30 P.M.
Climate change and the U.S. Atlantic sea scallop fishery: Wednesday, 18 June, 10:15 – 11:15 A.M.
Adjusting the thermostat on urban heat waves: Wednesday, 18 June, 2:30 – 3:30 P.M.
Announcements for the Press: