Media information

Information for media accredited to cover MINEPS VI in Kazan:


You can pick up your accreditation badge upon presentation of your passport at the reception desk (hotel entrance, the desk is on the left side). Reception desk’s working hours: 8.00-21.00. Please note that you need to carry your badge throughout the conference. Each badge is personal, valid exclusively for the registered person and is non-transferable.

Press facilities

The Shostakovich Hall serves as the press centre for media representatives during the conference. Equipped and unequipped work areas are available for journalists’ use at the press centre. Press centre’s working hours:

July 13: 12.30-20.00
July 14: 9.00-19.30
July 15: 8.30-20.00


Plenaries of the conference are open for media coverage in case seats are available in the hall.


Request forms for media scrums and interviews can be submitted at the press centre of the conference in case the wanted delegates are free. Please submit the request form at the press centre or send it to An interview is arranged in case this very form is submitted. All the fields are mandatory.

Press activities

According to the MINEPS VI programme, a press conference is scheduled to be held at the Tolstoy Hall on July 15, 2017, featuring UNESCO's Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences Nada Al-Nashif, President of MINEPS, Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation Pavel Kolobkov and other delegates of the conference. 

Press services for accredited media

Accommodation. The Nogai Hotel (16B Profsoyuznaya St., Kazan) is the official media accommodation. Please note that information on the hotel booking procedure becomes available after completing the preliminary registration form.

Transportation. Мedia representatives who book rooms at the media hotel will be provided with meet and greet services at the official arrival/departure points (Kazan International Airport, Kazan-1 (Kazan Passazhirskaya) Railway Station, Kazan-2 (Vosstaniye) Railway Station).

There will also be shuttle service arranged from the media hotel to the official conference venue – Korston Hotel (1a Ershova St., Kazan).

Contact information

For more information on press facilities and services provided to registered media representatives, please contact the Organising Committee at or mobile phone number +79274457304.