Press Requests

All press requests should be sent to Dr. Scott Bates, USU Associate Vice President for Research. Dr. Bates is the official spokesperson for TEDxUSU. Please note that TEDx event organizers are not able to speak for the TED Conference. Any inquiry regarding TED should be sent to:

Melody Serafino
TEDx Media Liaison
Email: TEDxPR@groupsjr.com

While we appreciate any coverage, we kindly ask that all journalists and/or bloggers be respectful of the difference between the TED and TEDx brands. The ‘x’ in ‘TEDx’ stands for “independently organized events.” Any headline or text which implies “TED” is coming to USU is misleading.

For more information on TEDx, visit http://www.ted.com/tedx.

For more information on TEDxUSU contact:

Dr. Scott Bates
Office: 435.797.2975
Email: scott.bates@usu.edu

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