E3 2018 brings together interactive entertainment professionals, consumers and video game fans and enthusiasts from more than 100 countries. As you begin making your plans to attend this year, please take a moment and review the procedures for obtaining a visa. It’s never too early to start securing travel arrangements. Remember that advanced planning by foreign travelers is absolutely critical, and that the timeframes for visa processing can vary significantly from country to country.
General Visa Information
You can now complete the visa application form online by clicking here.
Visitors to the US from visa-waiver countries are required to register online and be authorized for entry as part of the new Electronic System for Travel Authorization (in English).
For more information, please click here to visit the US Department of State website, an official source of information about US Visa policy and procedures. Use this site to learn about the visa application process, understand current requirements, and get updates on recent developments.
E3 2018 distributes visa letters through our registration system. In order to receive a visa letter, you will need to complete the entire registration process. A letter will be automatically emailed to all international guests when their registration is confirmed.
International guests can pick up their badges and badge holders at the International Registration counter located on-site in the South Hall Lobby of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Translation services will be available. All confirmed attendees will receive a confirmation email containing a bar code.
To receive your E3 badge and badge holder, simply print your confirmation and bring it to an International Registration counter where your barcode will be scanned. Confirmation barcodes can also be scanned from your mobile device. Please note you must also present a valid government issued photo ID (driver’s license or passport) in order to pick up your E3 badge.
On-Site Registration Hours and Locations
International registration counters will be located in the South Hall Lobby of the Los Angeles Convention Center.
|Sunday, June 10, 2018||1:00PM – 6:00PM|
|Monday, June 11, 2018||8:00AM – 6:00PM|
|Tuesday, June 12, 2018||7:00AM – 7:00PM|
|Wednesday, June 13, 2018||7:00AM – 7:00PM|
|Thursday, June 14, 2018||7:00AM – 6:00PM|
Interpreters at E3 2018
Language interpreters are available at the International Registration Counter located in South Lobby of the Los Angeles Convention Center for attendees needing assistance.
To make all your housing and travel arrangements for E3 2018, please click here.