What should I wear?

The dress code at the New India Education Summit is business casual. The speakers usually come in business attire.

What is ScooNews Magazine?

ScooNews magazine is a part of India’s fastest growing education news network. Within a short time of inception, it boasts of a circulation of 70,000 copies and a readership of 3,50,000. The web version garners 3,50,000 eyeballs. ScooNews has been recognised across various national and international forums and was recently awarded “Best Education Media House of India” by Estrade Media Pvt. Ltd., Singapore. The aim of ScooNews is to connect various education stakeholders in a meaningful dialogue.

How can I members of the media attend?

For the Press/Media

Thank you for your interest in attending the NIES 2019 in Chandigarh, India. Kindly note the requirements mentioned below before applying for Press Credentials.

You can reach out to [email protected] to apply for credentials or if you have any queries.

Press credential deadline

The deadline for pre credential requests for the NIES2019 is October 31, 2019.


We welcome professional journalists and education bloggers to the #NIES2019 Conference to gather ideas, network, and report on the conference or individual sessions by way of creating engaging content.

Here are the requirements to register as press:

  • Print, television, or radio journalists must present valid press credentials from their media outlet, editor, or local government. Note: A ScooNews staff member may accompany camera crews and photographers during the conference.
  • Freelance journalists must show proof of an editorial assignment.
  • Bloggers must show that their website produces original content.

Press badges

  • Press badges for credentialed media will be available after registration at the venue.
  • Registered media are required to wear press badges at all times when attending the NIES2019.

Press materials/events/interview requests

  • Interview requests may be made in advance by sending in a mail at [email protected]
  • Press materials will be made available online and via email.
  • Event details will be posted in advance of the conference.
  • Press releases and event information will be provided as they become available.
  • Press materials will also be available at the Media Lounge at the venue.

Social media

Follow #NIES2019 on Twitter for the latest New India Education Summit news!

You can also connect with ScooNews on the social media channels listed below:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn.

How to get updates regarding NIES2019?

Stay updated with the latest news from NIES2019 with real-time social media updates including twitter feeds, Youtube video updates and Facebook statuses.

We will also feature relevant content by leaders, speakers and influencers here which will carry forward the central thought of the conference.

I am corporate. Do I get a chance to meet the Speakers?

All NIES2019 partners / media affiliates will get to meet and personally interact with the speakers.

I can’t attend the conference! How Do I cancel, and I get a refund?

We understand life happens. If you can’t make it to the conference, please contact us as soon as possible at [email protected]. If you have already registered, you can cancel before 15th October 2019 and receive a full refund after deduction of 5% towards the gateway and handling charges incurred by us. Please do mention your registration/order number and communicate using the email address used for the registration.

No refunds will be given for cancellations after 15th October 2019.

What does my Delegate Registration Included?

The Delegate registration includes conference fees, Lunches & Tea for both days and Conference kit.

What if I need to pay by cheque?

We do not accept cheque payments for delegate registrations.

How do I get a receipt for my Registration?

Once you are registered for NIES2019 and your payment is processed you will receive the printable version of the official receipt for your payment on your registered email. In case, you do not receive the email or are unable to locate the same, please send an email to [email protected] with your registration/order number from the email address used to place the order.

What If I am sure who is available in November? Can I secure a spot without a name?

Of course! When you go to register people, just enter in “placeholder names” like Jane Placeholder and then enter a valid email address. When you do know who will be attending, give us a call on+91-9887533310 or send us an email on [email protected] with the complete details and we will update the details for you. Please note that all placeholder tickets must be assigned a valid name and related details before 31st October 2019 to get a printed delegate badge.