Press Lounge Sponsored by:

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IMS2017 is pleased to offer the following services for the press and industry analyst community who cover the conference:

Press Lounge - located in the Hawai‘i Convention Center, Third Level, Room 301AB.

The IMS Press Lounge is reserved for journalists and industry analysts covering the conference. Advance registered media may pick up their badges at IMS2017 Registration located in the Hawai'i Convention Center, Main Lobby. Proceed to a computer to print out your conference badge. Advance registration is recommended, however, press and industry analysts wishing to register on-site may do so at the IMS2017 Registration.

Hours of operation for the press lounge are as follows:

Monday, 5 June 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday, 6 June 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday, 7 June 08:00 - 18:00
Thursday, 8 June 08:00 - 16:00


The following resources are provided in the Press Lounge:

  • Staffed lounge
  • Wi-Fi
  • Outlets for device charging
  • Blogging/computer stations
  • Printer
  • Media interview areas
  • Video corner
  • Refreshments: Continental breakfast will be served; snacks and beverages will be available throughout the day.

Media Interview Areas
As a service to IMS press attendees and exhibitors, IMS provides a media interview room adjacent to the press lounge. These are reserved on a first-come first-served basis in 30-minute increments. To reserve a meeting room for a press interview with an exhibitor representative, please contact:

Christine Reisenauer
Weber Shandwick
Direct:  206-576-5532     
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Please check in at the Press Lounge prior to your meeting to confirm your meeting room assignment.