Speaker / Juror

SELECTED LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS

2017

  • Co-Producer & Moderator, Peach + Black: a panel and screening, celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Prince’s, Sign “O” The Times, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL INVITATION

2017

  • Speaker, Under The Cherry Moon: Prince as his most authentic self, Purple Reign: An interdisciplinary conference on the life & legacy of Prince, University of Salford, Manchester, England
  • Juror,  Make It In Brooklyn Arts+Tech Pitch
  • Juror, Tribeca Film Institute New Media Fund Jury
  • Panelist, Advisory Fireside Chat, Play/Ground Conference, NYU MAGNET, Brooklyn, NY
  • Host, Black Girls Code Hackathon, NYU Tandon, Brooklyn, NY
  • Juror, Eyebeam Residency Jury

2016

  • Speaker, in between: south africa and southern alabama, Black Portraitures III Conference, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Panelist, Learning to Teach, International Center of Photography (ICP), New York, NY
  • Moderator, STEM Panel, Coding Comic and STEM Teaching, International Center of Photography (ICP), New York, NY
  • Ignite Speaker, Ever Since I Was A Kid It Seemed I Collected Something, EYEO Festival, Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, MN
  • Panelist, Not Your Mom’s Anthropocene’ (Post-Digital Millennials & An Arts/Tech Education), Creative Tech Week, Central Library, Brooklyn, NY
  • Panelist, Women in Engineering, Science & Technology (WEST) Symposium, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
  • Speaker, Black Female Rockers from Betty Davis to Joi, Black Portraitures II: Revisited Conference, NYU, New York, NY

2015

  • Speaker, Integrated Digital Media Presentation, Yahoo! Labs, New York, NY
  • Speaker, Black Female Rockers from Betty Davis to Joi, Black Portraitures II Conference, NYU Florence, Florence, Italy
  • Panelist, Diversity in STEM Summit, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
  • Speaker, Cracking Creativity, Raising The Bar, Perdition, New York, NY
  • Co-Curator, LISA (Leaders in Software and Art) Salon, Brooklyn, NY
  • Beta Tester, play.fm redesign, play.fm
  • Moderator and Speaker, Creativity and Mentorship Panel, FACETS Conference, NYU MAGNET, Brooklyn, NY
  • Moderator, Education, Technology & Digital Innovation Panel, FACETS Conference, NYU MAGNET, Brooklyn, NY
  • Speaker, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s Inaugural Women’s History Month Celebration, Francis College, Brooklyn, NY

2014

  • Women in Engineering, Science & Technology (WEST) Symposium, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY

2013

  • Beta Tester, mixlr.com redesign, mixlr.com

2010

  • Speaker, gavinbryars.com: a case study, Drupaldelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2009

  • Participant, Free Library of Philadelphia Website Charette, Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2008

  • Speaker, Transforming Programming into ‘Fungramming’, AIGA’s Social Studies: Educating Designers in a Connected World Conference, MiCA, Baltimore, MD
  • Panelist, Teaching Design, Teaching Technology, AIGA’s Massaging Media 2 Conference, Boston, MA
  • Panelist, Graphic Design in the Age of Digital Media Programs, AIGA’s Massaging Media 2 Conference, Boston, MA
  • Committee Member, Mayor Nutter’s New Generation Branding Initiative, Office of the Mayor, City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2002

  • Juror, Interactive Design Competition, HOW Magazine

2001

  • Speaker, Loving the Alien, HOW Magazine’s Annual Design Conference, San Francisco, CA