Connect Asia-Pacific Summit 2013

(Draft) Media Advisory

Connect Asia-Pacific Summit 2013 and ITU Telecom World 2013


  1. General Information

  2. Connect Asia-Pacific Summit 2013 will be held on18 November 2013, and ITU Telecom World 2013 will be held on 19 – 22 November 2013 at Royal Jubilee Hall, Impact Arena, Muang Thong Thani

    Address: 99 Popular Road, Baan Mai Sub-district, Pak Kret District, Nonthaburi Province, 11120

  3. Facilities

    • 3 camera stands (One 6 x 2.4 x 0.6m stand and two 4 x 2.4 x 0.6m stands) will be available at Royal Jubilee Hall. (TBC)

    • The Media Working/Press Conference Room is located at the Jupiter 16 Room, which is Wifi-equipped (10 mb) and will transmit a live feed from Royal Jubilee Hall. As well as other basic office utilities.

    • Dropouts (10 SDI embedded audio (625/50)) are available free of charge to media member at specific times scheduled by the Host Broadcaster at Dressing Room 3 at the back of Royal Jubilee Hall upon request at the organizing staff.

    • Due to limited space, the organizing committee reserves the right to limit the number of members of the media in the Jupiter 16 Room and at the dropouts service on a “first-come, first-served” basis.

  4. Accreditation

    • Members of the media who wish to cover the meetings and events must be accredited and in possession of a media badge. Pre-Registration for accreditation is highly recommended to avoid any delays.

    • Media are kindly requested to register at ITU’s website: http://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Conferences/connect/Asia-Pacific/Pages/item.aspx?ItemID=578

    • In addition, members of the media can also be accredited at the on-site accreditation desk in front of Challenger Hall 2. Press Card ID and official document with picture are required for identification.

    • Media Registration Desk is open for both events on 16 – 22 November 2013 (16 – 17 November, 08.30 – 18.00 hrs.; 18 – 19 November, 07.30 – 18.00 hrs.; 20 – 22 November, 08.30 – 18.00 hrs.).

    • Badges must be collected personally.

    • After accreditation, members of the media can use the media badge for both events, Connect Asia-Pacific Summit 2013 and ITU Telecom World 2013

    • Members of the media are also required to undergo an equipment check at the area next to the media registration desk from 07.00 – 08.30 hrs OR one hour prior to the start of the event and must wear their event media badges visibly at all times.

  5. Dress Code

    • Media representatives are advised to wear business attire while covering the events. Please avoid tank-tops, shorts, slippers, and sandals

  6. Live Broadcasting

    • National Broadcasting Services of Thailand (NBT – Channel 11) will conduct a live broadcast from 09.00 – 11.00 hrs.

  7. Lunch

    • Lunch will be prepared for all members of the media by the organizing committee. Details shall be announced on the event day.

  8. Media Contact

  9. For General Inquiries:

    1. Mr. Sumate Chulajata

    2. Tel: +66 2 203 5000 ext 22004

      Mobile: +66 86 970 2288

    3. Ms. Chitralada Boonkreupan

    4. Tel: +66 2 141 6745

      Mobile: +66 86 002 1411

    5. Mr. Panu Chaisriha

    6. Tel: +66 2 203 5000 ext 22026

      Mobile: +66 89 032 7078

      Email: mfathai.media@gmail.com

Organised By

Minister of ICT International Telecommunication Union