04 - 09
July 2016


Media representatives are the eyes and ears of basketball fans all over the world.

This page provides useful information and resources essential to the work of members of the media at FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) 2016 in Belgrade.

Whether you are a press or an online journalist, a photographer or a broadcaster, we aim at supporting and facilitating your activities at the OQT.

For more media related information please visit our Media Centre.

For further information, please contact: communications@fiba.com.

  • All media representatives, both local and international, wishing to attend FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) in Belgrade must have applied directly to FIBA via the FIBA Media Portal

    The submission of a media accreditation request will be possible after registration only. Should you already have an account, please use your email address and password to sign-in and select your event.

    The application period for accreditation to this event will open on Monday 2 May and close on Friday 24 June.

    You will be notified of the success of your application at the latest by Monday 27 June.

    Please click HERE to register and/or apply for media accreditation.

    We remind you that only professional members of the media will be considered for accreditation and that only applications completed and submitted online within the media accreditation application deadlines will be taken into consideration.

    The final decision to grant accreditation rests with FIBA.

    For any questions on accreditation, please contact accreditation@fiba.com.



    Modern design, ultimate comfort, excellent service and functional conference room areas and meeting venues. Falkensteiner Hotel Belgrade is the ideal setting for business conferences and conventions and the perfect point of departure on the road to discover Belgrade.


    The hotel is located in the vibrant business and commercial area of the capital, finely connected with the “Nikola Tesla” airport.


    • Comfort Double Room - 80 €


    The above mentioned price includes a rich breakfast buffet, concierge services, free Wi-Fi covering the entire hotel, free fitness and spa centre services. Local taxes and fees are not included in the price and will be charged on the spot € 1.5 per person/per night.

    N.B. Even though prices are shown in EUR, the payment is made in CSD (Serbian dinars) on the spot following the official exchange rate of the National Bank of Serbia.


    Cancellation policy:

    Free cancellation is possible until June 28th 2016.

    Any cancellation made after June 28th (until July 1st) will include a 50% charge of the entire amount.

    Any cancellation made after July 1st or in case of no-shows, the entire amount will be charged, no matter the circumstances.

    Please, e-mail your Registration form.pdf  including all necessary details to the hotel at:





    The Official Media Hotel will offer a shuttle transportation service to and from the competition venue. 





  • All TV/Radio and websites broadcasters interested in acquiring TV rights should contact FIBA TV (tv@fiba.com).



  • For information regarding the visa regime in Serbia, please visit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia website .

    Information about the required documents which should be presented in your Visa Application is available here.

    N.B. When submitting your Visa Application one must bear in mind that the Visa Application process may take up to 30 (thirty) days.

    You can contact the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in your country here.

  •  Download here the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament Belgrade Media Guide