International AIDS Society

Media Centre


Programme-at-a-Glance and Itinerary Builder

The IAS 2013 programme is available online through the Programme-at-a-Glance (PAG). Links to abstracts, slide sets with audio, rapporteur reports and e-posters will be added as they become available. The PAG allows delegates to build and print personalized itineraries. It will also feature topic-focused roadmaps to help delegates navigate each day of the conference.

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Conference Embargo Policy

At IAS 2013, all conference abstracts are embargoed until the date and time of presentation. Read the embargo policy here.

Third Party Press Conferences

The IAS 2013 Media Centre has one press conference room. When not in use by conference organizers, the press conference room will be available for use by third parties. Read more...

Online Scientific Coverage

News Reports by NAM

NAM offers news stories on major scientific presentations and host online discussion forums for HIV implementers on www.aidsmap.com. NAM also publishes a free daily news bulletin in English and translated into French, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian.

Scientific Analysis by CCO

Clinical Care Options' (CCO) online coverage includes expert audio highlights, Capsule Summaries of important clinical data, downloadable slidesets, and more.


Latest News


Françoise Barré-Sinoussi
International Chair, IAS 2013 - President, International AIDS Society (IAS)

Adeeba Kamarulzaman
Local Co-Chair, IAS 2013, Director, Centre of Excellence for Research in AIDS (CERiA), University of Malaya

Chris Beyrer
IAS President-Elect and IAS 2015 International Chair

Julio Montaner
IAS 2015 Local Co-Chair

Opening session speeches are available here


3 July 2013
HIV Epidemic in Asia and the Pacific, HIV Vaccine Developments, and HIV-Hepatitis C Co-infection Discussed at Final IAS 2013 Plenary Session

2 July 2013
Researchers discuss HIV and Inflammation, Prevention Research and Structural Factors including Stigma and Punitive Laws at IAS 2013 Tuesday

1 July 2013
Cambodia 3.0: New Initiative aims to achieve the elimination of New HIV infections by 2020

30 June 2013
Scientific Optimism for an AIDS Free Generation Still Facing Major Barriers

Previous press releases are available here.


3 July 2013
Boston Patients Show No Signs Of HIV After Discontinuation Of ART

3 July 2013
HIV patients with cancer doing better
The Star

3 July 2013
No HIV in 2 men after transplants
New Straits Times

3 July 2013
Pesakit projek 'Boston Patients' tiada tanda HIV
Sinar Harian

3 July 2013
Bone marrow frees men of HIV drugs

3 July 2013
Stem Cell Transplants Clear HIV in Two Patients in Study

3 July 2013
Stem Cell Transplants Clear HIV in Two Boston Cancer Patients
Bloomberg Businessweek

For more local and international media coverage, visit our IAS 2013 in the News page.

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The Daily Bulletin

IAS 2013 Daily Bulletin

News and information from each day of the conference is available through the Daily Bulletin 

Photo Library

During the conference, free, high-resolution photos for use by the media and others (with appropriate credit) are available here.

IAS 2013 Photos

Resources for Journalists

Onsite Press Conferences

Official Media Conference Schedule (Updated 2 July 2013)

New WHO Guidelines

WHO issues new HIV recommendations calling for earlier treatment

The next generation of the World Health Organization’s global antiretroviral guidance
Published on the Journal of the International AIDS Society (JIAS)

Media Guide

The IAS 2013 Media Guide (updated June 2013) describes the onsite facilities available to accredited journalists in Kuala Lumpur and includes practical information to help plan your coverage of the conference.

Background Information

Fact sheets and other background information, including daily programme highlights, are available here.