SXSW 2017: Moderated a panel on Beyond Driverless Cars: Our Transportation Future with Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, Allstate's Don Civgin, and the University of Texas' Chandra Bhat.
AutomobilityLA/LA Auto Show 2016: Interviewed flying car inventor Deszo Molnar about his plans for a flying car racing league and how flying cars work.
Internet Week New York 2016: Moderated panel on culture at New York tech startups with LivePerson’s Kristy Sundjaja, WeWork's John Reid-Dodick, Brad Lande of Live in the Grey, and Soraya Darabi of Zady.com. Here's a recap from Liveperson.
Shoptalk 2016: Interviewed Airbnb's Joe Zadeh, VP of Product, on data science and Airbnb's business model for fireside chat in front of audience of 2000+. Watch the video below.
Apptus Accelerate 2016: Moderated "Digital Disruption, The Internet Of Things, And The Rise of Marketplaces" at the Apttus Accelerate marketing conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, April 13 with Vinay Toomu of Forsys and Gopkiran Rao of Apttus.
3Q Digital Growth Summit 2015: Moderated digital marketing panel with Sungevity's Erica Yoon, The Real Real's Slaton Carter, and Square's Matt O'Day.
Silicon Beach Festival 2015: Moderated ‘Titans of LA Tech’ with Belkin founder & chairman Chet Pipkin, TrueCar founder & CEO Scott Painter and Strobe CEO Julie Schoenfield. Moderated ‘Drones Take Flight’ with DJI’s Michael Shabun, Yuneec’s Craig Glover, Tesla Foundation’s Keith Kaplan, investor Ben Marcus and DroneBase CEO Dan Burton.
Innovfest Unbound: Singapore 2015
Israel Brain Tech 2015: Moderated ‘Where We’re Heading: Future Directions for the BrainTech Industry’ with Itzhak Fried (Professor of Neurosurgery, Director of the Epilepsy Surgery Program, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine), Stefan Vilsmeier (Founder & CEO, BrainLab) and Jay Kranzler (Global Head, External R&D Innovation, Pfizer).
Conferences & Trade Shows
Society of Actuaries Annual Conference 2013: Will Big Data Change Healthcare? (Moderator, with panelists Eric Bokelberg/IBM, Carol J. McCall/SOA, Greg Martin/PCORI, Robert Pearl/Permanente)
Los Angeles Social Media Week 2013: The New Anti-Establishment: Disruptive Practices of the Shared Economy (Moderator, with panelists William Barnes/Uber, Wade Eyerly/Surf Air, Bryce Maddock/TaskUs)
SXSW 2013: Slap My Words Up: Language In The Digital World (Moderator with Sean Carton/University of Baltimore, Kristina Eastham/Digitaria, Gail Marie/McKinney)
University of Pennsylvania Law School: Roundtable on Cyberwar and the Rule of Law (Participant with representatives from military, legal, and non-profit communities)
SXSW 2012: An Unusual Arsenal: Tech Tools To Overthrow A Dictator (Moderator with Aasil Ahmad/Votifi, David Gorodyansky/AnchorFree, Jamal Dajani/Internews, Sonja Gittens-Ottley/Yahoo)