Press Accreditation


Please ensure that you can provide the following:

  • Copy of valid 2016/2017 press card
  • Commissioning letter on company letterhead outlining intended coverage (must be signed by and include the direct contact details for Editor-in-Chief)
  • Recent by-lined coverage of industry related articles
  • Copy of editorial masthead listing your name as an editorial contributor or link to an official author page
  • Links to online presence: LinkedIn, Twitter, Personal website

We do not accept walk-up requests. If you’ve submitted your press application and are wondering about your status, please remember these take 10 business days to process from the time your application was completed, which is marked by the date you uploaded your Letter of Assignment. If you’re trying to reach a specific person in the Public Relations Department, please contact them directly:

We are accepting applications for WDS 2017 as of May 2017.
Thank you,
WDS Public Relations


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