International Media Centre

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR TV BROADCASTERS

The Argentine G20 presidency is responsible for official transmission of G20 activities at the Leaders’ Summit and will provide live, multi-camera coverage of several activities on the agenda. These include: leaders’ arrivals to EZE and AEP international airports, their arrivals and official greeting by President Macri at Costa Salguero, the traditional family photos, the opening plenary session, and selected recreational activities. Specific information on all of these activities will be communicated to delegations and media in due course.

All press conferences taking place at the Press Briefing Centre (PBC) in Costa Salguero will also be covered by the G20 presidency which will be able to broadcast live up to two press conferences simultaneously. Should other press conferences be taking place at the same time, they will be recorded and transmitted afterwards.  

All material will be available via satellite free of charge and without copyright charges, including for online use and archiving purposes.

Parameters will be distributed in advance.

Contact:

Alfredo Di Tomaso, Argentine G20 Presidency

Tel: (+54 9) 11 3353 0710

E-mail: alfredoditomaso@gmail.com

 

HOST BROADCASTER

Mediapro Argentina / Overon is the host broadcaster for the 2018 G20 Leaders’ Summit and is able to offer a number of services, including the renting of internal and external stand up positions in the IMC.

Due to security and spatial restrictions, media wishing to transmit live press interviews at the PBC must also do so through the services of the host broadcaster.

A comprehensive list of services and rates will be issued in due course.

Contacts:

Gonzalo Pampín, Mediapro Argentina

Tel: +54 9 11 49976673

Kepa Pagazaurtundúa, Overon International

Tel: (+34) 639 823 733- 7054 

Fernando Bonaventura, G20 Argentina Project Manager

Tel: (+54 9) 11 49976673

All the above can be reached at planning.g20@mediapro.tv.

 

 

About the IMC

The International Media Centre for the G20 Leaders’ Summit on 30 November and 1 December will be located in Parque Norte, Buenos Aires. It will host around 2,500 media representatives from around the world.

The centre will be fully equipped with workstations for media representatives, indoor and outdoor stand-up broadcast positions, delegation press offices, and dining and recreation areas, among other facilities. To ensure that local and international media are able to enjoy the widest possible coverage, the centre will open continuously from Thursday 29 November from 8.00 am to Saturday 1 December at 11.59 pm.

Spanning over 30 hectares, Parque Norte is a large sports and recreation site on the banks of the River Plate. It is located around five kilometres, or eight minutes by car, from Costa Salguero Centre, the venue of the summit.

Accredited media representatives will only be able to access the International Media Centre using regular shuttle services that will be provided from central locations in the city: the city centre, Palermo and Belgrano. 

Regular shuttle services between the International Media Centre and Costa Salguero Centre will also be provided for media representatives to attend scheduled press conferences or press interviews at Costa Salguero. Media representatives should be aware that they will only be able to access Costa Salguero from the International Media Centre, on board the shuttle services provided.