As trade fair organisers we aim to facilitate access to information on our events and our company by providing accreditation to journalists. Accreditation is granted solely for the purpose of enabling journalistic coverage.
The following persons are entitled to media accreditation:
Persons from Germany or abroad who can provide the following proof of journalistic (including photojournalistic) employment (related to the topic of the exhibition in question):
We point out that presenting a press card is generally not, in itself, sufficient grounds for accreditation. The exhibition organiser reserves the right to request further proof of journalistic employment as specified in items a to e.
Credentials should be presented in German or English. The exhibition organiser reserves the right in individual cases to also demand presentation of a valid photo ID. There is no automatic right to accreditation. If necessary, the Messe Essen GmbH shall exercise its domiciliary rights.
The following groups of persons shall not be accredited:
1 July 2016
Requirements for accreditation of online journalists such as influencers/bloggers, Instagrammers, vloggers, YouTubers, podcasters and authors of online magazines are:
We would appreciate if you use the following hashtags: #ipmessen #ipm #wirsindipmessen #weareipmessen
20 September 2021
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