Please read through the policies outlined in this document before applying for press at Dream Con 2021.
Qualified Press Applicants Must:
Minimum Requirements for Press**:
Youtubers with 15,000 subscribers or an average view count of 5,000 may apply for press.
Applications are due Friday, April 30th, 2021. Outlets or organizations who miss this date will not receive press badges.
All applicants will undergo a background check and screening process, which may require additional information from the respective outlet. Applicants are not guaranteed a press spot and are subjected to rejection at any time.
Registered press must request either a 30 or 60-minute interview session with official Dream Con Guests by Monday, May 31st, 2021. Interview requests will be arranged and moderated by Dream Con’s Press department; however, interviews are not guaranteed and are subject to cancellation at any time. Only registered press may request a session.
Registered press members are required to arrive 10 minutes before their scheduled session. Interviews will begin promptly, and late members will not be granted admission. Keep the interview cordial and professional for the entirety of the session. A press staffer will monitor the interview session from start to finish.
Informal interviews do NOT require a press badge and can be conducted without the need for Dream Con’s Press department. You may interview anyone at the convention except official Dream Con guests. Dream Con’s Press Department will not enforce the press code of conduct on informal interviews; however, you must still follow all rules and regulations including federal and state laws. If a press room is available, you may request to use it by contacting Dream Con’s Press Department.
# Prohibited Actions
The following actions are PROHIBITED:
Press Code of Conduct
After Dream Con
To maintain good standing, Dream Con requires its previous press members to post coverage of the event. Coverage must be posted within 2 months after attending Dream Con.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the press department via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Press members who violate any of the outlined policies on this page will have their badges revoked immediately.