|Updated: 30-Sep-2003||NATO Press Releases|
(2003)114 30 Sept. 2003
Meeting of Defence Ministers (IM 2003)
Final Media Advisory
Defence Ministers of NATO will hold an informal meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America, on 8 and 9 October 2003, under the chairmanship of the NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson of Port Ellen. Secretary of Defence of the United States, the Honorable Donald Rumsfeld, will host the meeting. Defence Ministers from the seven nations invited to join the Alliance will participate in the proceedings. The Broadmoor Hotel is the venue for the ministerial sessions. The Media Centre will be at the same location.
2. Accreditation And Security Checks
Applications for accreditation should be made no later than 2 OCTOBER using the attached form that should be returned by e-mail with a passport-sized JPEG-format photograph (3.5 cm by 4.5 cm) to the following e-mail address:
Applications submitted without a passport-sized JPEG-format photograph will not be processed.
Press passes will be available for collection from 12:00 hours on Sunday, 5 October, at the Accreditation Office of the Media Centre in Colorado Springs.
3. Media Centre
The Media Centre will be located in the International Centre and the Colorado Hall of the Broadmoor Hotel. Opening hours of the Media Centre are:
For specific questions regarding television or radio facilities please contact:
4. Accommodation & Transportation
Deadline for receipt of hotel booking form and payment is 2 October 2003. Please book rooms through Garden of the Gods Travel immediately.
Transportation to the Broadmoor will be provided from the
world arena parking lot.