Media advisory: Media arrangements for April 25 Landon Lecture by Mehmood Khan
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
LECTURER: Mehmood Khan, vice chairman and chief scientific officer, global research and development, for PepsiCo., will present the 170th Landon Lecture at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 25, in Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium.
NEWS MEDIA SEATING: Media can find reserved seats in the front row on the right side of the auditorium and in the back row on the right side near the audio distribution box. News media photographers and videographers must remain in place during the entirety of the lecture. If you plan to attend the lecture you must email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-532-2535 by noon Friday, April 22, to reserve a seat.
NEWS MEDIA PARKING: If you have a parking pass from K-State News and Communications Services, you may park in any nonreserved or nonhandicap student or faculty/staff parking space. Other parking options include the K-State parking garage, south of the K-State Student Union, where parking is $1.50 an hour on a space-available basis. Please allow ample time for parking. An interactive map of campus with McCain Auditorium is available at http://www.k-state.edu/maps/?show=M.
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: A brief media availability with Khan will be near the stage of McCain Auditorium shortly after the lecture.
CREDENTIALS: Although credentials are not required for the lecture, please bring your media identification with you in case it becomes necessary.
SECURITY: Media should be prepared to have camera bags, computer bags, etc., searched when entering McCain Auditorium.
LECTURE TEXT: No prepared text of the Khan's presentation will be available.
SATELLITE FEED:NO satellite feed of video and sound bites from the lecture will be available.
NEWS MEDIA HELP: Staff with K-State News and Communications Services can answer additional questions at the lecture.