Welcome to the re:publica 2017 Press Area.

You will find all the information you need on the conference, such as press releases, selected press photos and also the accreditation form for journalists for #rp17 and und MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin. For interview requests regarding the re:publica organisers and curators, get in touch with the press team at presse at

See Our FAQ for the Most Important Questions:

How can I apply for a press accreditation?
The press accreditation is open and you can apply for re:publica 2017 from 8-10 May 2017. To accreditation.

When does accreditation end?
Journalists can apply until 6 May 2017 at 23:55 for their #rp17 and #MCB17 accreditation. Registering after the conference has already begun won’t be possible. Please mind, you are accredited as press for #rp17 only when you received our confirmation via email. Please redeem your ticket voucher until 6 May 2017 at 23:55, too.

What do I need for accreditation?
We don’t require a press badge, but value quality reporting. Each request is examined individually. A large number of re:publica’s participants is active in journalism, and with 1,500 requests, sadly we can’t guarantee everyone will receive accreditation. 

Are there reduced journalism student tickets?
Journalism and Media School students and trainees can apply for a reduced ticket on the ticket website. You will have to present evidence of your media student status upon entry.

Where can I find logos, press images, audio and video footage and more?
Videos and audio podcasts of all talks and presentations, high-resolution press images and much more is available for download. See our list here. All photos are under a Creative Commons license and can be used freely as long as the photographer is attributed. Logos are available for download over here. If you are looking for more general info, see our About site as well as a neat infographic here.

What does the Creative Commons license mean for press photos?
A photo published under the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA License may certainly be used for current reporting about the conference. But the name of the photographer and the according license must both be mentioned, for example like this: "Photo: re:publica/Gregor Fischer (CC BY-SA 2.0)". In addition, you have to link to the license. That is important. 

Looking for something particular? Use our tag system!
Looking for all available info on one of our topics? Use our tag system for guidance! For example, find more on #rp17#rpTEN, #rpDUB, our review series, more on the Kids Space, Speaker or our fabulous #rpReview posts on the last nine re:publica years by simply clicking on the tags.

Our press releases available for download: