(Zurich-Switzerland) April 06, 2012: FIFA is pleased to announce that the application process for media accreditation for the 62nd FIFA Congress in Budapest, Hungary on 24 and 25 May 2012 is now open on the FIFA Media Channel (http://media.fifa.com). The deadline for accreditation applications is 30 April 2012.
The FIFA Congress will take place at the hungexpo, the opening ceremony at the Budapest Congress & World Trade Centre.
Each applicant’s information will be subject to a review process by FIFA. Successful applicants will be notified by e-mail as of 7 May 2012. All applicants are responsible for their own visa.
Further media-related information for the Congress, i.e. media accommodation, media facilities and activities will be published on the FIFA Media Channel in due course. The entire Congress on 25 May 2012 will also be streamed live on www.FIFA.com.