National Elections 2012 – Press Center & Accreditation of Media Representatives

In view of the upcoming Parliamentary Elections of May the 6th, 2012, the Secretariat General of Information & Communication – Secretariat General of Mass Media is setting up a Press Center in Zappeion Hall for Media facilitation
– Friday, May the 4th, 2012: from 14:00 to 22:00 hrs                                        
– Saturday, May the 5th, 2012: from 09:00 to 22:00 hrs
– Sunday, May the 6th, 2012: from 09:00 until the end of the working day       

  

Press Center technical infrastructure and equipment includes:
* two working rooms fully equipped  with total capacity of 220 seats (telephones, PC’s, wi-fi internet access, printers, fax machines, photocopiers, two plasmawalls  with 9 tv screens, tv monitors, radio booths)
* a Press Conference room with interpretation booths, audio system and plasma  tv screens
* Accreditation and Information Desk

A special accreditation card is required to access the Press Center.
Media directors are kindly requested to confirm the names of their respective media representatives, mobile phone numbers and e-mails to the Secretariat General of Information & Communication – Secretariat General of Mass Media (fax no: 210 9098313 and 210 9098344, e-mail: publicrelations2@minpress.gr) until  Monday, April the 30th, 2012 and 18:00 hrs at the latest, by filling in the above application form:
http://www.minpress.gr/minpress/en/media_accreditation_form_elections_2012_en-2.doc

The above mentioned procedure applies also for technical/tv crew accreditations.

Accreditation cards can be collected as follows:
From Monday,  April the 30th, 2012 until Thursday,  May the 3th, 2012 from 09:00 to 19:00 hrs  from the Secretariat General of Information & Communication- Secretariat General of Mass Media (11 Fragoudi Str. & Al. Pantou,  Kallithea, office 405, 4th floor).
* Friday, May the 4th, 2012 from 08:30 to 12:00 hrs from the Secretariat General of Information & Communication- Secretariat General of Mass Media and from 14:00 to 22:00 hrs from the Accreditation  and Information Desk of the Press Center at Zappeion Hall.
* Saturday, May the 5th and Sunday May 6th, 2012 from the Accreditation Secretariat and Information Desk at Zappeion Hall during the above working hours.

A last minute accreditation
procedure for media representatives is possible only by presenting ID Card and Press Card along with a letter signed by the director of the Media.