Instructor: Public Interest Design summer course. University of Texas at Austin. July 16-17, 2012.
Moderator, “A Mayoral Perspective” at the Designing Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging Population conference; National Building Museum, Washington, DC; April 26, 2012
Conference Moderator: “Urban Reset: Green. Smart. Just.” The 9th annual urban design conference of The College of Design at North Carolina State University. March 17, 2012, Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Panelist, “Design for Social Innovation and Public Good” at SXSW Interactive; Austin, TX; March 10, 2012.
Speaker, “2nd Annual Salt Lake City Mayor’s Symposium” Salt Lake City, UT; February 17, 2012.
“Design In Action 2011” Annual Conference of the Association for Community Design, co-presented with the Association for Architectural Organizations (AAO) and the Architecture + Design Education Network (A+DEN). Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. October 10-11, 2011. Panelist on the Following Panels:
- LEVERAGE: Strengthening Neighborhoods Through Design
- Bridging the Gap: Public-Interest Architectural Internships
- 10 Years of Learning: The Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship
Instructor: Public Interest Design summer course. University of Texas at Austin. July 2-6, 2011.
Closing Keynote Panel Moderator: “Transitioning and Envisioning New Orleans through Political, Community, and Design Leadership;” American Institute of Architects Annual Convention; New Orleans, Louisiana; 2-3:30 p.m; 14 May 2011.
Gimme Shelter Symposium; Grand Rapids, Michigan; 9 April 2011.
Speaker, World Architecture Network Think Tank: Detroit<>London; London, United Kingdom; 9 February 2011.
Panel Moderator: Data-empowered Citizenship; Panelists will present projects that allow ordinary citizens to access and utilize data to improve cities; Open Cities Conference; Washington, DC; 4 November 2010
“Change Strategy: Inform.” Architecture for Change Summit; Chicago, Illinois; 22 September 2010.
“Zoning for the 21st Century: Meeting the Challenges of Living Closer Together: Maryland Municipal League Annual Conference.” Ocean City, Maryland; 30 June 2010
Panel Moderator: “Politics and Policy: High Impact Design”; Structures for Inclusion 10th Annual Conference; Howard University, Washington, DC; 27 March 2010.
Keynote Address: “The Bees and the Reverie“; Eastern Shore Land Conservancy Annual Planning Conference; 26 February 2010.
Sustainable Communities Summit. Resource Team Member for Design. Governors’ Institute on Community Design; Washington, DC; 27 October 2009
The Role of Public Leadership in Urban Economic Transformation: Lessons from Europe’s Older Industrial Cities.” Presentation at the German Marshall Fund; Washington, DC; 29 July 2009.
Aspen Ideas Festival Scholar. The Aspen Institute; Aspen, Colorado, 2-5 July 2009.
Delegate, Ditchley Foundation Conference, “How Do Architecture and Society Inter-relate?” Enstone, Chipping Norton, United Kingdom. May 28-30, 2009.
Next American City Vanguard Forum: Land Use Discussion Moderator; National Press Club; Washington, DC; 21 May 2009.
Presentation of German Marshall Fund Comparative Domestic policy Fellowship Research (in progress); Higher Institute on Innovation Territorial Systems; Turin, Italy; 11 May 2009.
Panelist, “The Perception of the Landscape Architect,” American Society of Landscape Architects Potomac Chapter Time|Space conference. George Washington University; Washington, DC. 17 April 2009.
Invited presentation before the Design Advocacy Group; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; January 8, 2009.
“Focus 2020: Imagining the Future Design Professional“: a video project of the American Institute of Architecture Students. Interviewed on 19 October 2008.
“Community Design on the Front Lines“: interviewed in a video directed and produced by Kathleen Dorgan and Olivia Stinson; co-production by Dan Etheridge; Filmed and edited by Soupfactory Digital, New Orleans, LA. Produced September 2008.
Invited presentation before the West Haymarket Action Team meeting; Lincoln, Nebraska; 18 August 2008.
Delegate; Wolftrap Center for the Performing Arts National Summit on Arts and Environment; 14 July 2008.
“Fenway Park“, “Tribune Tower“, and “National Air and Space Museum“; American Institute of Architects Shape of America project on the 150 favorite architectural icons in the United States; invited commentator; 2007.
“Working with the Bully Pulpit for Quality Urban Design“; American Institute of Architects Annual Convention; panel moderator; San Antonio, Texas; 3 May 2007.
“Space Needs Assessments and Planning for Growth of your Not-for-Profit Organization” presented to grantees of the Northern California Community Loan Fund. San Francisco, CA. 24 May 2005.