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#CannaOne             #CannaOneBizConExpo           #CannaOneAwards         #IndustryAwardsProgram  

#TheSummerShow          #CannaOneNation            #TheNation            #WomenGrowStrong         

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#FoodBevCannavation           #CannaVestBizCon            #IllinoisCannabisSummit



If you are interested in attending as Press, please read the requirements below and submit the MEDIA REGISTRATION form.

To apply for media credentials, you must fill out the following online application form. If you are a freelance journalist or photographer, you must be on assignment from a media outlet. Spec photography, portfolio photography, and personal website photography will not be considered. Please note, only active, legitimate media outlets will be considered for credentials. Analysts, Market Researchers, Marketing / Advertising Firms, Brand Content Producers, Consultants, Media Coaches, Educators, Filmmakers, etc. are not included in the CannaOne definition of legitimate media. For more info or questions regarding CannaOne Media, please contact our Media Relations Department:

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CannaOne reserves the right to refuse media passes during pre-registration as well as on-site media registration. Please be advised that media passes are limited in number and are reserved for commercial news outlets. In addition, media credentials can be revoked if an individual abuses the privilege or obtains credentials under false pretenses. Misconduct or misrepresentation of position and/or publication/news organization will bar you and your organization from all future CannaOne events. If it is determined that the principal purpose for attending CannaOne is, in our judgment, for reasons other than covering it as working news media, you will be removed from the event. The following titles that are not eligible for complimentary media access include but are not limited to: account manager, account executive, general management, marketing and communications, public relations, and sales-related titles. Individuals and representatives of companies who self-publish company e-newsletter, publication or web site are not eligible. A history of being registered at previous CannaOne events does not guarantee approval or waive the accreditation requirement.

Applicants for media registration must show employment by or assignment for a publication or program that is previously established, independent and regularly updated with original industry-related news. Media Accreditation is reserved for working members of the press only. This includes editors, reporters, producers, camera crews, still photographers and industry analysts. Press Registration applies to editors, writers, and print or broadcast reporters at the discretion of the convention organizers’ media relations staff. Review the News Media Audio / Visual Policy for important information regarding photography, audio and video taken at the Show.

All press registration requests will be evaluated and you will be sent a confirmation that your media credentials have been granted or that more information is needed for verification.

YouTube, Facebook, Twitter sites, personal blogs, forums and users groups. Photographers and videographers commissioned by exhibitors. General managers, account representatives, sales executives, PR/marketing and non-editorial media professionals.

Anyone whose principal purpose for attending CannaOne is, in our judgment, for reasons other than covering it as working news media

PRINT MEDIA CRITERIA: Copy of a business card or current masthead clearly displaying name and editorial title or an industry-related article written within the last six months.

ONLINE MEDIA CRITERIA: To qualify as online media, you must represent a commercial website that posts original industry related content at least once per month. The website must extend beyond forums, personal diaries, personal analysis, or opinion.

ANALYSTS CRITERIA: Writers from internationally recognized market research or financial institutions who consistently write for regularly published newsletters and/or reports must provide a business card and industry-related reports published within the past six months that clearly display authorship.

BROADCAST MEDIA: Copy of your business card clearly displaying your name and editorial/production title or provide access to any media stories produced or reported upon within the last six months.

BLOGGERS: Must cover the industry on a regular basis and must have written on the relevant market segments within three months of requesting a media badge. Blogs must contain current dated content and news above and beyond links, forums, self-promotion, and reader contributions.

FREELANCE WRITERS: Freelance writers must provide an article published within the past six months and must be on assignment from a news outlet to cover the event.

STAFF PHOTOGRAPHERS AND PHOTO AGENCIES: Submit a letter from an editorial contact at the publication indicating that you are covering the seminar and exhibition for that publication.

ASSOCIATION PUBLICATION: Reporters from internationally recognized magazines, newspapers or newsletters produced by industry associations must provide articles published within the past six months. Newsletters must have a registered subscriber base of at least 500.

Media badges allow access to all conference sessions, the Show Floor, special events, CannaOne’s personal planning tool and a full-service newsroom. The CannaOne Newsroom includes Wi-Fi, computers, printers, space to conduct interviews, workspaces, food and beverage.

CannaOne only shares contact information with Exhibitors and Sponsors if registrant opts-in during the registration process.

Pre-show, on-site, and post-show interviews can be arranged by contacting CannaOne at 1.855.663.3976.