Applications for media credentials for General Convention 2009 now available

Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Applications for credentials for media representatives requesting to cover the General Convention 2009 of The Episcopal Church are now available here: http://www.episcopalchurch.org/newsline.htm.

General Convention 2009 will be held July 8 – 17 at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California.


Media policies and procedures for General Convention 2009 are here: http://www.episcopalchurch.org/newsline_105517_ENG_HTM.htm


New this year is the availability of Offsite (Distant) Credentials, designed to provide access to media representatives unable to attend GC09. Details are available here: http://www.episcopalchurch.org/newsline_105518_ENG_HTM.htm


Media representatives are responsible for securing their own housing. A list of hotels is available at www.anaheimoc.org


Deputies/alternates and vendors/exhibitors to GC09 will not be granted media credentials.


Requests for additional information should be directed to the Episcopal Church Public Affairs Office, newsline@episcopalchurch.org, 212-716-6080.


This information is also available on EpiScope: http://episcopalchurch.typepad.com/episcope/