Public Speaking

I speak at conferences and meetings about smart cities, transportation, gender, political protest, and urban planning for the future of cities. To inquire about an appearance, contact me.

Recent Speaking Engagements

Driverless Cars Symposium

With Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer

Areas of Focus

  • Smart Cities

    Researching and writing about the future of urban management and livability, and teaching Intelligent Cities graduate course. Focusing on the impacts of ubiquitous internet, open government data, web privacy and civic hacking.

  • Paratransit

    Recommended improvements to mobility for the disabled in Intelligent Paratransit report, identifying fourteen technology improvements to this service.

    /download the report/

  • Driverless Cars

    Researching and speaking about the future of autonomous vehicles in cities. Considering the future of smart infrastructure, connected vehicles, professional drivers and freight management.

  • Urban Protest

    Analyzing the role of city streets in political protest for racial, gender, immigrant and other causes. Reports forthcoming in Summer 2017.