Speaking & Teaching Gigs

Upcoming

2017

  • January 20: WordCamp AlbuquerqueAlbuquerque, NM
  • TBA: Mattel Inc. | Los Angeles, CA
  • March 1: Circular Summit | Washington, DC

“From Zero to A Million: Growing Your Following” Panel
In this session, panelists will discuss best practices for customer acquisition and building a loyal fan base. From guerrilla tactics on the streets to online campaigns to brilliant branding, panelists will share the stories of how they grew from zero, how they hit big milestones and any missteps and lessons learned from that journey.


Past

2017

    • November 16: Arcadia Power lunch & learn | Washington, DC
    • November 2: The 3% Conference | New York, NY
    • October 12-14: AIGA Design Conference Command X | Minneapolis, MN
    • October 12: AIGA Design Conference UX track | Minneapolis, MN
    • September 29: AIGA Cincinnati Design Week keynote | Cincinnati, OH
    • September 26: Flourish career workshop w/ AIGA Central PA | remote session
    • September 14: Brand flash talk | Whistler, BC
    • July 29: Voto Latino Power Summer Pop-Up panel discussion | Annandale, VA
    • July 16: "Beginning Branding/Design" WordCamp DC workshop | Washington, DC
    • May 17: Rebrand Cities & Automattic | Detroit, MI
    • April 24: "The Design of Business | The Business of Design" on Design Observer interview | podcast (audio)
    • April 21Design and Exclusion chair & moderator | online (audio & video)
    • April 12: Wesleyan University | Middletown, CT
    • April 11: Yale School of Business | New Haven, CT
    • March 31-April 1: Y Conference by AIGA San Diego | San Diego, CA
    • March 24: IBM Design Studio | Austin, TX
    • March 24: Sanders/Wingo | Austin, TX
    • March 2: High Five Conference keynote | Raleigh, NC (written recap)
    • February 28: High Five Conference workshop | Raleigh, NC
    • February 26: Giant Thinkers (January recording) | podcast (audio)
    • January 24 - February 16: DGD School: Fundamentals of Design in Government (AIGA & Aquent) | online class series
    • January 24: Computational Design Seminar (AIGA Philadelphia, Automattic, Drexel) | Philadelphia, PA

    2016

    • November 18: Brandstand | New York, NY
    • November 8: Adventures in Design interview | podcast (audio)
    • November 5: AIGA Houston's Inside Job keynote | Houston, TX
    • November 3-4: RGD DesignThinkers Conference keynote | Toronto, Canada
    • October 22: AIGA Baltimore's Make/Shift | Baltimore, MD
    • October 16: Closed AIGA event | Las Vegas, NV
    • October 8: Civic Design workshop St Louis, MO
    • October 7: St Louis Design Week keynote | St Louis, MO
    • September 30: Auburn University | Auburn, AL
    • September 21-23: Spikes Asia | Singapore
    • September 16: Big Duck | online webinar (transcript)
    • September 15: McKinley Technical High School | Washington, DC
    • September 10: AIGA Dallas | Dallas, TX
    • September 9: Circles Conference keynote | Dallas, TX area
    • September 8: Circles Conference panel discussion | Dallas, TX area
    • September 8: University of Texas at Arlington | Arlington, TX
    • August 13: #InFromDC by AIGA Chicago | Chicago, IL
    • August 11–12: Prototypes, Process, & Play by Chicago Camps keynote | Chicago, IL
    • July 28: AIGA Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV
    • July 26: Town Hall: Racial Justice by Design director | Washington, DC
    • July 25: Revision Path interview | podcast (audio)
    • July 15: Portfolio Center workshop | Atlanta, GA
    • July 14: Portfolio Center presentation | Atlanta, GA
    • May 13: Cooper Hewitt DC High School Design Summit | Washington, DC
    • May 6: 2016 DotGovDesign Conference director & host | Rosslyn, VA
    • April 20: D&AD Festival | London, England
    • April 12: (AIGA) West Michigan's Design Week | Grand Rapids, MI
    • March 31: AIGA RI: KnowHer Design Panel w/ Debbie Millman | Providence, RI (video)

    2015

    • December 16: South Carroll High School | Sykesville, MD
    • October 18: AIGA Arizona's Method+Madness Conference keynote | Phoenix, AZ
    • September 22: HOW Interactive Conference keynote | San Francisco, CA
    • September 9: Hopscotch Design Festival | Raleigh, NC
    • May 4-8: HOW Design Live Conference | Chicago, IL
    • March 27: 2015 DotGovDesign Conference host, & closing keynote | Washington, DC

    2014

    • January 6: General Assembly Introduction to the DC Design Community panel discussion | Washington, DC

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