Media information

updated 18.11.2015

Press Centre

Address: Klingenberggata 5, Oslo (3 min walk to City Hall)
Opening hours: 8-10 December, 08:00-20:00 CET
See Google maps.

The ‘Nobel Press Centre’ is located at NIPS – Norwegian International Press Centre, and is open to both Norwegian and international media during the Nobel days. Wi-Fi is available.
All media receiving accreditation to the Press Conference and/or Award Ceremony need to register and pick up their accreditation badge at the Press Centre.

Media Accreditations

Accredited media is requested to pick up their accreditation badge at the Nobel Press Centre.
Foreign media: please bring valid presscard and passport.
Norwegian media: please bring valid presscard and photo ID.

The accreditation badge and photo ID/passport should be presented at entrances and/or to event and security personnel wherever necessary.
Please note that there is no general accreditation or badge valid for all Nobel events in Oslo.

Press Conference with the National Dialogue Quartet

Norwegian Nobel Institute,
Wednesday 9 December at 13:00 - approx. 13:50 CET

  • Doors open at 11:00 CET and close at 12:15 CET..
  • The press conference is open for accredited media only
    with a Q & A format.
  • No availability for individual interviews.
  • No restrictions regarding distribution.
  • Registration and security check of all equipment at entrance.
  • Please bring accreditation badge and photo ID.
  • Only pre-accredited vehicles allowed on premises.

Peace Prize Award Ceremony

Oslo City Hall,
Thursday 10 December 13:00 CET
The Ceremony will last approx. one and a half hour, until 14:30.
Media room with café/snack bar, Wi-Fi and large screen with live coverage via NRK is set up in the Eastern Gallery of the Main Hall.
The media room at the City Hall will be open until 16:00 CET.

  • All media to arrive via the Western Tower entrance of the City Hall.
  • Registration and security check of all equipment at entrance.
  • Please bring accreditation badge and photo ID/passport.
  • Doors open at 11:00 CET and close 12:30 CET.
  • No entrance for media after 12:30 CET.
  • Still photographers and reporters only.
  • No TV/Video/Radio transmissions allowed inside the City Hall.
  • Photo availability from the balustrade.
  • No availability for individual interviews.
  • Media room is open until 16:00 CET.
  • All media leave City Hall via the same entrance as arrived – ie Western Tower.
  • Please note: only 1 still photographer and/or 1 reporter from each media outlet will be accredited to cover the Award Ceremony.

Award Ceremony photo pool

  • A photo pool will cover the Award Ceremony from the ground floor of the Main Hall.
  • By invitation only - Additional accreditation process required.
  • Dress code: Dark suit.

TV & Radio production, broadcast rights and distribution
NRK is the host broadcaster for the Award Ceremony in the Oslo City Hall. Recordings from the Gallery in the City Hall by other media outlets are not permitted. Nobel Media AB owns all rights and copyright to the material and distributes the program internationally to both TV and radio.

For information regarding international distribution please contact:
Ms Allegra Grevelius at Nobel Media AB
broadcast@nobelmedia.se
Mobile: +46 707 39 71 14

For information regarding broadcast rights and distribution in Norway please contact:
Mrs Marit Moi at NRK International Relations / Eurovision
marit.moi@nrk.no
Mobile: +47 95 93 73 47

For more information regarding rights, distribution, commentary booths, live feed and technical enquires please see;
Broadcast rights & Distribution

Nobel Peace Prize Banquet

Grand Hotel Oslo
Thursday 10 December 19:00 CET
Photo pool – by invitation only

CNN live interview: ‘NOBEL – The prize for peace’

Oslo City Hall, Thursday 10 December 17:00 CET
Doors open 15:30 CET and close 16:30 CET
‘NOBEL – The prize for peace’ is a CNN live interview with the Laureate, broadcast live on CNN International.
Host: Jonathan Mann.
This event will not have separate media handling and is available for media by invitation only.
Accredited media, who wish to attend the CNN interview as a seated guest, please send a request to press@nobel.no for assistance. Any media representative who wishes to cover the event as a reporter and/or photographer, please contact CNN directly.
CNN press contact: Emma Thelander emma.thelander@turner.com.
Application deadline: 20 november.

Nobel Peace Center events

Save the Children’s Peace Prize Party
Nobel Peace Center, Thursday 10 December at 11:00 CET. www.reddbarna.no/fredsfesten
Media is asked to apply for accreditation to this event. Accredited media need to register upon arrival to the Nobel Peace Center.
Press contact Ms Kirsti Svenning ks@nobelpeacecenter.org

The Nobel Peace Center – an alternative way to follow the Award Ceremony
Media representatives are also welcome to the Nobel Peace Center where the Ceremony will be transmitted live on large screens to the general public.
‘Cafè Alfred’ is open and free Wi-Fi is available.
The Nobel Peace Center is located next to the City Hall, on the seaside.

Opening of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition
Nobel Peace Center, 11 December at 16:00 CET.
Due to limited space, the opening is a closed event with selected media only.
NB: Press pool.
Media is asked to apply for accreditation to this event. Accredited media need to register upon arrival to the Nobel Peace Center.
Press contact Ms Kirsti Svenning ks@nobelpeacecenter.org.

Press viewings of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition
Nobel Peace Center, Wednesday 9 December 10:00 – 18:00 CET. A separate press viewing will be available for media. Individual interviews can be organized.
Please contact Ms Kirsti Svenning directly, Mobile +47 951 91 315, e-mail ks@nobelpeacecenter.org.

Nobel Peace Prize Concert 2015

Telenor Arena, on Friday 11 December at 19:00 CET.
For over 20 years, the Nobel Peace Prize Concert has been a musical celebration, honoring the year’s Nobel Peace Prize Laurate.
Concert host 2015: Jay Leno.
Confirmed artists: a-ha, Kygo, Aurora.
For more information about the Concert and media www.nobelpeaceprizeconcert.org
For media related enquiries please contact
Press Officer Mr Dag Hvaring at press@nobelpeaceprizeconcert.org.