10TH UIC WORLD CONGRESS ON HIGH SPEED RAIL AND TRADE EXHIBITION

(Ankara, 08-11 May 2018)

1-GENERAL INFORMATION

10th UIC (International Union of Railways) Congress on High Speed Rail and Trade Exhibition will be held at Ankara Chamber of Commerce (ATO) International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Ankara on May 08-11, 2018.

Accreditation will be required for press members wishing to cover the Congress to be held under the auspices of the Prime Minister of Turkey with the support of the Ministry of Transport, Maritime and Communications, and to be hosted by Turkish State Railways (TCDD).

2-ACCREDITATION

Members of the press who wish to cover the congress should apply for accreditation by uploading the required documents online via http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr, no later than 27 April 2018  at 5 pm.

Incomplete applications and requests received after 27 April 2018 will not be processed.

Members of the national press

Journalist without press card are required to upload “a letter of authorization” from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped), to the system.

Who carry a press card is not required to upload any documents. (But Permanent and Free Press Card holders should upload a letter of authorization from their media organization online and state for which institution they are going to cover the ceremonies in the area named “Explanations” on the application page.)

Resident members of the international press in Turkey

For these people are not required to submit any documents. They can complete their application procedure by logging in the system by the e-mail address and the password they used for their permanent accreditation application and selecting the activity they wish to cover.

Any e-mail address entered for the application other than the one used for permanent accreditation application will not be taken into account. For those members of the press who do not remember their e-mail addresses can contact us from the e-mail address: daimiakreditasyon@byegm.gov.tr

Members of the international press coming from abroad

For these people are required to upload a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport, to the system.

3-ACCREDITATION METHOD

Enter the address  http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr
If you are a first-time applicant, click on the “Register” button and enter your e-mail address and a password you choose.
Next, click on the activation link sent to your e-mail and complete your registration.
After clicking the activation link on the page that comes before you use the “Log In” button and re-enter the system with your e-mail address and password.
Fill out your personal information on the profile page and upload your photograph. (The information you submit should be: for members of the national press as written on your “identity card”, and for international press as written on your “passport”.)
After saving the personal information, on the page that opens click on the name of the activity. “10TH UIC WORLD CONGRESS ON HIGH SPEED RAIL AND TRADE EXHIBITION (08-11 May 2018)” on the area “Choose Application”.
For national and international press card holders’; media organization, position and contact information will automatically appear on the system. Members of the press will complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
For national and international media members without press card should upload the required documents to the system and complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
Members of the press who complete the application successfully, will receive an e-mail message “Your application was saved in the system” (Re-apply if you have not received an e-mail as such.)
Do not forget the e-mail and password you used four your application. You will need these on your other accreditation applications.

4- LIVE BROADCAST / UPLINK VEHICLES

Only a limited number of uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment are allowed to enter the Meeting sites and these vehicles should have separate accreditations.

For each media organization only one person is enough to enter the vehicles information to the system. In case of more than one live broadcast vehicle to be commissioned to the ceremony sites you can register by clicking on the “Add Vehicle” button on the vehicle accreditation section of the application page.

Uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment without an accreditation card will not be allowed to enter the Meeting sites. Press members who are not accredited cannot benefit from press facilities or arrangements.

5- ACCREDITATION CARDS

Applicants will receive their accreditation cards on 8 May 2018, from Press Desk in Ankara Chamber of Commerce (ATO) International Convention and Exhibition Centre between 08 am and 5 pm by presenting their ID cards.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:

Members of the national press

Name: Zeynep BOZ

Phone: 0 (312) 583 63 39

E-Mail: zeynep.boz@byegm.gov.tr

Resident members of the international press in Turkey

Name: Simla ÖZÇELİKEL

Phone: 0 (312) 583 61 82

E-Mail: simla.ozcelikel@byegm.gov.tr

Members of the foreign press coming from abroad

Name: Türkay DERİCİOĞLU

Phone: 0 (312) 583 61 12

E-Mail: turkay.dericioglu@byegm.gov.tr

THE 103rd ANNIVERSARY OF BATTLES OF GALLIPOLI

(24-25 April 2018- Çanakkale)

GENERAL INFORMATION

The commemorative ceremonies to mark the 103rd Anniversary of the Battles of Gallipoli will be held on 24-25 April 2018 in Çanakkale.

General Directorate of Press and Information (DGPI) will carry the press accreditation procedure for the press members who wish to cover the ceremonies that will be realized with the participation of national and international senior officials.  

ACCREDITATION

Members of the press who wish to cover the ceremonies should apply for accreditation by uploading the required documents online via http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr no later than Friday,  13 April 2018 at 6 pm.

Incomplete applications and requests received after 13 April 2018 will not be processed.

Members of the national press;

- without press card are required to upload “a letter of authorization” from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped), to the system.

- who carry a press card are not required to upload any documents. (But Permanent and Free Press Card holders should upload a letter of authorization from their media organization online and state for which institution they are going to cover the ceremonies in the area named “Explanations” on the application page.)

Resident members of the international press in Turkey

- are not required to submit any documents. They can complete their application procedure by logging in the system by the e-mail address and the password they used for their permanent accreditation application and selecting the activity they wish to cover.

Any e-mail address entered for the application other than the one used for permanent accreditation application will not be taken into account. For those members of the press who do not remember their e-mail addresses can contact us from the e-mail address  daimiakreditasyon@byegm.gov.tr  

Members of the international press coming from abroad

- are required to upload a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport, to the system.

ACCREDITATION METHOD

Enter the address http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr

If you are a first-time applicant, click on the “Register” button and enter your e-mail address and a password you choose.
Next, click on the activation link sent to your e-mail and complete your registration.
After clicking the activation link on the page that comes before you use the “Log in” button and re-enter the system with your e-mail address and password.
Fill out your personal information on the profile page and upload your photograph. (The information you submit should be; for members of the national press as written on your “identity card”, and for international press as written on your “passport”.)
After saving the personal information, on the page that opens click on the name of the activity “The 103rd Anniversary of Battles of Gallipoli (24-25 April 2018, ÇANAKKALE)” on the area “Choose Application”.
For national and international press card holders’; media organization, position and contact information will automatically appear on the system. Members of the press will complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
For national and international media members without press card should upload the required documents to the system and complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
Members of press who complete the application successfully, will receive an e-mail message “Your application was saved in the system" (Re-apply if you have not received an e-mail as such.)
Upon approval, “a confirmation e-mail” will be sent to your mail address.
Do not forget the e-mail and password you used four your application. You will need these on your other accreditation applications.

LIVE BROADCAST / UPLINK VEHICLES

Only a limited number of uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment are allowed to enter the ceremony sites and these vehicles should have separate accreditations.

For each media organization only one person is enough to enter the vehicle information to the system. In case of more than one live broadcast vehicle to be commissioned to the ceremony sites you can register by clicking on the “Add Vehicle” button on the vehicle accreditation section of the application page.

Uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment without an accreditation card will not be allowed to enter the ceremony sites. Press members who are not accredited cannot benefit from press facilities or arrangements.

Accreditation cards should be collected in person from the Press Desk to be set up in Çanakkale Office of DGPI (Kemalpasa Cad. Dibek Sk. Elbir Apt. No:17/1  ÇANAKKALE – TURKEY, Tel: 0 286 213 3387- 3384) on 22-23 April 2018. 

National and international press members can get detailed information about the ceremonies to be held on 24-25 April, at the Press Desk on Monday, 23 April 2018.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Members of the national press

Contact Person: Bahar ÇETİNKAYA

Contact Telephone Number: 0 (312) 583 62 72

Contact E-mail: bahar.cetinkaya@byegm.gov.tr

Resident members of the international press in Turkey

Contact Person: Pınar TÜRKER

Contact Telephone Number: 0 (312) 583 62 68

Contact E-mail: pinar.turker@byegm.gov.tr

Members of the international press coming from abroad

Contact Person: Tuğba ÇALIK

Contact Telephone Number: 0 (312) 583 62 44

Contact E-mail: tugba.calik@byegm.gov.tr

 

PRESS RELEASE

DGPI PRESS CENTER

Kilis-Öncüpınar

                                                                                      

GENERAL INFORMATION

 “The Olive Branch Operation” which was launched by the Turkish Armed Forces to ensure the security accross Turkey’s Syrian border region, is currently proceeding on ground.

 

ACCREDITATION

Having applied in person for accreditation to the DGPI Press Center at the address below and been accredited, the members of the press who wish to cover the developments in the border region, can carry out journalistic activities in the secure areas to be determined by the related authorities.

Members of the national press should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card (Media members without this press card should apply with a letter of authorization from their media organization and a copy of their official ID cards.) and the photo in the jpeg format.

Resident members of the international press in Turkey should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card and the photo in the jpeg format.

Members of the international press coming from abroad should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form and attach a copy of their local press card, a letter of authorization from their media organization, a copy of their passport and the photo in the jpeg format.

 

Press members need to collect their accreditation cards in person by submitting an ID document at the Accreditation Center.

 

Accreditation Center:  (09:00-18:00)                                 

Next to Öncüpınar Border Gate

Öncüpınar- Kilis 

For the details:

Öncü DÖKMECİ

Phone: +90 532 735 2357, e-mail: oncu.dokmeci@byegm.gov.tr.

İbrahim DİZEN

Phone: +90 535 086 5139, e-mail: ibrahim.dizen@byegm.gov.tr

ATTACHMENT: Press Accreditation Form

PRESS RELEASE

DGPI PRESS CENTER

Reyhanlı-Hatay

                                                                                      

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Observation points will be set up by the Turkish Armed Forces to watch the activities oriented to ensure the security accross Turkey’s Syrian border region.  

 

ACCREDITATION

Having applied in person for accreditation to the DGPI Press Center at the address below and been accredited, the members of the press who wish to cover the developments in the border region, can carry out journalistic activities in the secure areas to be determined by the related authorities.

Members of the national press should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card (Media members without this press card should apply with a letter of authorization from their media organization and a copy of their official ID cards.) and the photo in the jpeg format.

Resident members of the international press in Turkey should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card and the photo in the jpeg format.

Members of the international press coming from abroad should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form and attach a copy of their local press card, a letter of authorization from their media organization, a copy of their passport and the photo in the jpeg format.

Press members need to collect their accreditation cards in person by submitting an ID document at the Accreditation Center.

 

Accreditation Center:  (09:00-18:00)                                 

Parking Zone of Cilvegözü Border Gate

Mobile Comunications Vehicle of AFAD (The Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency of Turkey)

Reyhanlı-Hatay 

 

For the details:

Sercan DOĞAN

Phone: +90 544 224 55 87

e-mail:  sercan.dogan@byegm.gov.tr

 

ATTACHMENT: Press Accreditation Form