Press Registration

Admission Criteria

To qualify for press credentials, you must be an editor, publisher, staff reporter, television camera crew, or industry analyst from any of the news organizations listed below.  You do not qualify for press credentials if you are an advertising/sales rep or any non-editorial personnel; however we welcome you at the show as regular attendees. 

  • Trade Publication
  • Consumer Publication
  • Television Station
  • Wire Service
  • Radio Station
  • Web Magazine

Press Credentials

We require all qualified press to present a photo ID along with one of the press credentials listed below.  You will not be issued a press badge without proper editorial credentials. Business card from qualifying publication

  • Listing of name and title on masthead of qualifying publication
  • Recent copy of by-lined article or newsletter
  • Printout of home page [if a website writer]
  • Freelance writers, artists or those without titles on their business card must have a letter of authorization, on letterhead, from the editor of the publication for which you are writing or contributing to a story.

On-site Registration

To register on-site, take your completed registration form to the 'Exhibitor Registration' area at the Orange County Convention Center (North Halls A&B).  The on-site Press Room does not offer registration capabilities.