Workshops and Retreats

  • Facilitator, “The Future of Local Media in NYC,” roundtable discussion organized by Columbia University Tow Center for Digital Journalism, NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, and WNYC, 09 February 2018.
  • Co-Organizer, “The Future of Work in Kentucky” workshop with University of Southern California’s Civic Paths group, Western Kentucky University Department of Communication, 23 September 2017.
  • Virtual Participant, Columbia University Tow Center for Digital Journalism Knight News Innovation Fellows retreat, 22 September 2017.
  • Co-Organizer, “The Future of Work in Kentucky” cohort trip at MIT, 11-12 September 2017.
  • Co-Organizer, “From Polarization to Public Sphere” workshop by the Columbia University Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY, 18 August 2017.
  • Speaker, Western Kentucky University Honors College/International Programs retreat in Bowling Green, KY, 16 August 2017.
  • Participant, U.S. Department of State Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy/Hoover Institution’s “Navigating Bots, Algorithms, Echo Chambers, and Disinformation: Public Diplomacy in a Post-Truth Society” in Stanford, CA, 20-21 March 2017.
  • Participant, Berggruen Institute-Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute’s Future of Thought Leadership and Globalization Scenario Workshop in Zurich, Switzerland, 04 October 2016.
  • Trainer/Instructor/Presenter/Moderator, social media workshops/webinars for Access Intelligence, Alternative Investment Management Association, Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges & Universities, CIBA Vision, EY, Garmin Transitions cycling team, Genworth Financial, Honeywell, Humana, Microsoft, National Corvette Museum, Principal, Safeway, Siemens, Steelcase, Suddenlink Communications, TGI Friday’s, TJ Maxx/Marshalls, Tyco, UBS, Vanguard, Wilbur-Ellis, Wolters Kluwer, 2009-2015.
  • Participant, “Wikipedia and Public Relations: A New Framework” roundtable in Washington DC, organized by William Beutler, 07 February 2014.
  • Trainer, “Spreadable Media, Content Curation, and Storytelling,” Peppercomm State University internal training, 12 February 2013.
  • Participant, Transmedia Branding Think & Do Tank, Annenberg Innovation Lab at University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA, 26 October 2012.
  • Trainer, “Experience the Audience Experience,” (with Emily Yellin), Peppercomm State University internal training, 03 November 2011.
  • Panelist, Undertone Networks Landscape Panel, 22 July 2008. Internal company event.