Whether I’m hosting, attending, speaking, or exhibiting… events are a big part of my life.
A showcase of new high-end gadgets.
A very proud moment when the United Nations invited me to speak about the world’s Sustainable Development Goals!
#MFSI2017 brought together several hundred media executives, to explore ways we can use our resources to advance the world’s Global Goals.
This annual “meet the greats” event from WIRED is always something I look forward to. This year, I got to meet Lord Norman Foster, the architect who created the new $5B Apple Park.
500 TEDx producers from around the world convened in Brooklyn, to watch TED2017 via livestream — and get to know each other. It was a wonderful time!
At an evening salon in the private studio of the Founder of VH-1, we had an exclusive invitation-only gathering for 120 guests.
After the talks, the conversations between attendees, and the opportunities to meet the presenters, are the highlights of the night!
Proud to be at a fundraiser supporting Galinsky’s “LIT” program, which helps youths to stay out of jail – by giving them the basic education they should have received earlier in life.
One of my annual favorites, WIRED magazine honors its “Next List”, of upcoming people who are creating the future. Best announcement: Star Wars is being designed into Augmented Reality by the guy who did the special effects for The Matrix!
An invitation-only conference for media executives to share and discuss ways we might help the UN to achieve some its global goals.
The United Nations General Assembly convened a high-level meeting to discuss the global impact of information technology and social media.
Incredibly proud to have produced and hosted my second annual TEDxFultonStreet conference!
In preparation for the 2015 conference, we interviewed a few of our very unusual speakers. They were: the world's most successful sunken treasure hunter, a major international drug smuggler, a beekeeper, a steampunk designer, and an african-american fashion model with...
To celebrate its 125th anniversary, one of the world's largest financial services groups wanted to produce a "TED-like conference." I was hired to produce the on-stage speakers for this half-day event at Carnegie Hall.
This iconic conference showcases the latest whizzy gadgets and concepts from aspiring startups in search of greater funding. I love attending, because it gives a real sense of the pulse of the startup community.
I was honored to be included as a media leader at this conference, hosted by Sergio Fernandez de Cordova and the Pvblic Foundation, in which we all brainstormed ways our organizations might be able to help the UN to achieve some of its global goals.
TEDxFultonStreet secured a license to livestream the main TED Conference from Vancouver to a small audience - we used the opportunity to provide a fun day for some of our volunteers!
As part of TEDxBeaconStreet2014, Janet and I visited a nearby observatory. The telescope was cool, but my personal favorite was the life-size remote-controlled R2D2.
Organized by two people from the TED Conferences team, this event offered interesting insight to what the creators of TED envision for the "independent" TEDx series.