Zurich, Apr 15, 2014: FIFA is pleased to announce that the application process for media accreditation for the 64th FIFA Congress in São Paulo on 10 and 11 June 2014 is now open on the FIFA Media Channel. The deadline for accreditation applications is 14 May 2014. The FIFA Congress and opening ceremony will take place at the Transamerica Expo Center.
Each applicant’s information will be subject to a review process by FIFA. Successful applicants will be notified by e-mail. All applicants are responsible for organising their own visa.
Further media-related information for the Congress, i.e. media accommodation, facilities and activities, will be available on the FIFA Media Channel. The entire Congress will also be streamed live on www.FIFA.com
The Congress accreditation will also be valid for the press conferences following the Organising Committee for the FIFA World Cup™ meeting and the FIFA Executive Committee meeting, taking place at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in São Paulo on 5 June and 8 June respectively.
Information for TV broadcasters
FIFA will have available footage from the Congress for news purposes. Interested broadcasters are kindly advised to contact Paul Calder of the FIFA TV Division at [email protected] —- Photo © foto-net / Kurt Schorrer