Members of the media who return this completed accreditation form will be assessed and notified by October 18th. Your Media Pass will give you access to the showcases and conference November 2-5, the opening and closing receptions and the late night stages. Freelance media must be sponsored by a recognized news agency and provide a letter of assignment. This information has been requested on a voluntary basis and will be used to determine whether or not you are eligible to obtain accreditation. Should you refuse to respond, accreditation will not be granted. Forms must be received no later than Friday, October 13th at 5:00pm.