SPEAKING GIGS

 

Upcoming

2017

  • Oct. 26: Design Forward 2017 | San Diego, CA
    Design Forward is a San Diego-born movement bringing together multi-disciplinary design, business and civic leaders for a dynamic, interactive Summit committed to strengthening our local and global communities through human-centered design.

  • Nov. 2: Lean Startup Week; fireside chat moderator | San Francisco, CA
    Lean Startup Week brings the big ideas from Eric Ries’s books off the page to show how organizations are making them real around the world. It helps entrepreneurs and innovators build better products using the Lean Startup methodology and modern management techniques.

Highlights

Selected speaking engagements + appearances

2017

  • Sept. 28: Hacking the Red Circle: A TEDx podcast; featured guest (audio)

  • Sept. 14: Engineer + product manager conference; keynote | Stockholm, Sweden

  • July 24: UCSD Summer STEM Academy for High School Girls; guest lecturer | La Jolla, CA

  • June 27: Cancer Moonshot Summit: One Year Later; panel | Washington, DC (video)

  • June 9: Code Writers Workshop + Conference: Software Leadership in a New Era; keynote | Washington, DC

  • April 9: USC Cancer Hackathon; keynote | Los Angeles, CA

  • March 7: Ladies Get Paid; panel | San Diego, CA

  • Feb. 7: Open San Diego - Code for America Brigade | San Diego, CA

  • Jan. 14: UX Camp DC | Washington, DC (graphic recording)

2016

  • Dec. 6: UC Berkeley MBA for Executives Program Immersion Week | Washington, DC

  • Oct. 25: Leading the Product | Sydney, Australia

  • Oct. 24: Designing Public Services for the Digital Age; panel | Sydney, Australia

  • Oct. 20: Leading the Product | Melbourne, Australia (video and graphic recording)

  • Oct. 3: South by South Lawn (SXSL) | The White House (video)

  • Sept. 28: White House Open Data Summit: How the Cancer Moonshot Uses Open Data; moderator / Washington, DC (graphic recording)

  • July 25: UCSD Summer STEM Academy for High School Girls; guest lecture | La Jolla, CA

  • May 5: Stanford University talk | Palo Alto, CA

  • March 23: The List: Public Speaking 101 - TED style; moderator | online

  • Jan. 27: George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs; guest lecture | Washington, DC

2015

  • Nov. 8: Curiosities | Park City, UT (video)

  • Nov. 6: ­TE­Dx­Mid­Atlantic­Salon; emcee | Washington, DC

  • Sept. 25: TEDxMidAtlantic; emcee | Washington, DC

  • July 29: UCSD Summer STEM Academy for High School Girls; guest lecture | La Jolla, CA

2014

  • July 21: UXPA International Conference; workshop + ignite talk | London, England

2013 and earlier

  • TEDxCoMo | Columbia, MO (video)

  • SXSW; panel | Austin, TX

  • Southeastern Journalism Conference; keynote | The University of Tennessee at Martin

  • TEDxYouthAtBommerCanyon | Irvine, CA (video)

  • FedOSS: Presidential innovation fellows open source all the things | FedScoop interview (audio)

  • Toastmasters Leadership Institute | San Diego, CA