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Accreditation and important information for automatica 2023

Verifying your work as a journalist

Verification of your work as a journalist is required both for online accreditation (by uploading your credentials) and to have yourself accredited at the fair (by presenting originals of your credentials). Additional information is available in the Messe München accreditation guidelines.

Valid credentials include:

  • An official, valid press ID (membership IDs from journalist organizations are not considered press IDs)
  • An imprint that verifies your activity as a correspondent and is no more than six months old
  • An article published under your name that is no more than six months old (for photographers: Photo credit)

Opening hours Press Center Entrance East

Date Time
Tuesday, June 27, 2023 08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday, June 28, 2023 08:30 - 17:30
Thursday, June 29, 2023 08:30 - 17:30
Friday, June 30, 2023 08:30 - 16:30

Parking for journalists

Accredited journalists may park on the grounds of the trade-fair center free of charge.

Please note: Your press pass does not entitle you to use public transportation services provided by the Munich Transport and Tariff Authority (MVV).