“Predictively Participatory Cities,” Feb 2015, Predicting the City, Pakhuis de Zwijger, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

“Arguing Through Artifacts: Lessons from the Designing Policy Project,” Mar 2014, Cornell Tech, New York, NY 

“Digital Materiality and Networked Cities,” Nov 2013, Program in Media, Technology & Society, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

“Designing Policy,” Sept 2013, GFRY DESIGN STUDIO: PUBLI©ITY, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

“Data Literacy,” Apr 2012, “Situated Technologies: Beneath and Beyond Big Data,” The Architecture League of New York, NY, NY


Apr 2015, Sensing and Sensibility: Politics and Technology in the Contemporary City, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (invited speaker)

Apr 2015, US Programs Future of Work Convening: Emerging Technology & the Future of Work – Exploring Key Debates, Open Society Foundations, New York, NY (moderator)

June 2014, “Critical Design Meets Openness,” Open Design/Shared Creativity, Desseny Hub Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (invited participant)

Feb 2014, “Making Cultures: Building Things & Building Communities,” Computer Supported Collaborative Work (CSCW) 2014, Baltimore, MD