On Wednesday, 2 October 2019, at 12:00 p.m., the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Luigi Di Maio, will meet the U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, at Villa Madama.
A joint press point is scheduled at the end of the meeting.
Journalists, photographers and TV crews interested in covering the event are requested to apply for accreditation by 1:00 p.m. on 1 October 2019, in one of the following two ways:
• ONLINE, at the link https://portaleaccreditamento.esteri.it, attaching thereto the requested documentation in digital format (letter of his/her media organization containing his/her personal data and, for members of the foreign press, also a Note Verbale released by the Rome Embassy of the media organisation’s Country).
• VIA E-MAIL to: firstname.lastname@example.org, (Tel: +39 06/3691.3432 – 06/3691.8573), attaching thereto the aforesaid documentation.
In consideration of the limited capacity of the conference hall, it could prove necessary to form a pool of photographers and cameramen to enable them to cover the beginning of the talks between Minister Di Maio and the U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo.
Journalists, photographers and TV crews are requested to pick up their accreditation badges in person at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, rear entrance on Via Macchia della Farnesina, from 10:15 a.m. and no later than 11:00 a.m.
As it is not possible to reach Villa Madama on private vehicles, journalists, photographers and TV crews will be taken to Villa Madama on a shuttle service (there and back) departing from Via Macchia della Farnesina and running until the closing of the event.