For those who attending M2012 as media & journalism reporters, this section of the website will provide you with some additional information that will help you prepare your articles.
Media attending the conference
The hub for media attending the conference is the Media Room located on the ground foyer, room G07, Parkside. The room is equipped with internet access, two laptops and work spaces, with access to a printer and photocopier.
Staff in the Media Room will be able to help you set up any interviews you require. The ideal opportunity for interviews is during the twice-daily press briefings. If there is no one on hand to assist you, please contact Petrana Lorenz on + 61 405 158 636.
Daily Press Briefings and Other Events
As registered media we are pleased to invite you to participate in all conference events, including pre-conference workshops
, symposia, debates and skills-building sessions. In particular we encourage you to participate in the pre-conference media workshop
"Getting the Scope on HIV Prevention Research" and our twice-daily press briefings, which provide you with a unique opportunity to speak directly to speakers.
To help you with your articles we have a range of factsheets, photos, presentations and more to be posted alongside copies of press releases, video footage of plenary sessions and interviews with speakers. This material will be uploaded live from the conference. We would also be delighted to post up any articles you write from the conference. Please send them to Petrana.Lorenz@ashm.org.au
Please make the most of the opportunity that M2012 provides to learn, debate and expand the public's horizons in HIV prevention.
If you're interested in the information coming out of M2012, but are unable to make it to the conference in person, please send an email to Petrana.Lorenz@ashm.org.au
expressing your interest. We will be publishing a range of materials on the website including press releases, photos, speaker bios and multimedia packages direct from the conference itself. Email us your details now and we'll make sure you are notified the instant these are available.