Invited Talks

After Dark Online: OK With Decay—Under the Bay” Exploratorium, San Francisco. In conversation with Madeleine Thompson, director of library and archives at the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Bronx Zoo. Online, 2020.

“Underwater Films from the Department of Tropical Research: William Beebe’s Bathysphere in Haiti and Bermuda, 1927-1934” Orphan Film Symposium, planned to be hosted by the 6th Eye International Conference at the Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam. Online due to COVID-19, 2020.

“The DNA of Great Science Films.” Seminar, Middlebury College, Vermont, 2018.

“Funding Science Communication.” Guerilla Science Conference at Pratt University, Brooklyn, 2018.

“The DNA of Great Science Films.” Polytechnic Museum’s 360° Science & Technology Film Festival, Moscow, 2017.

“The DNA of Great Science Films.” Science Film Conference at CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, 2017.

“Streaming Science.” Imagine Science Film Festival, BRIC, Brooklyn, 2016.

Career talk. Acadia Summer Arts Program (aka “Kamp Kippy”), Maine, 2014-2015.

“The Culture of Science.” The Child Mind Institute’s On The Shoulders of Giants Scientific Symposium Honoring Dr. Eric R. Kandel, New York, 2012.

Invited Moderator

“Birthing technology, the Odón device, and BUMP.” Discussion with inventor Jorge Odón, global health experts Mario Merialdi and David Milestone, director Claudia Weill, and playwright Chiara Atik. Ensemble Studio Theatre, New York, 2018.

“The Universe is a Laboratory.” Discussion with filmmakers Marleine van der Werf, Réka Bucsi, and Linnea Rundgren. Imagine Science Film Festival, Issue Project Room, New York, 2018.