Speaking

I speak about Carrotmob, marketing, social movements, the climate crisis, technology, startups, and how we can do things that are meaningful and good when we spend our money. [bio][email]

2/10/2016

PowerShift: I led a 90 minute session on key issues related to the “Future of Brand.” In addition to my own remarks, I brought several collaborators to the stage, including the CMO of GE, the Partner at McKinsey who leads the consumer digital practice, the Global Head of Marketing Strategy at SAP, and three best-selling business authors.

3/16/2015

Private meeting with France’s wealthiest family, presenting about technology, omnichannel, and the future of retail.

8/8/2014

Flow Festival, Helsinki, Finland: Keynote about Carrotmob + Smartup Summit

10/25/2013

2013 Net Impact Conference: Keynote panel discussion with Premal Shah, Nancy Lublin & Liz Maw.

8/16/2013

Food Marketing Institute – Global Sustainability Summit, Seattle, WA: “Next-Generation Collaboration” (Keynote and panel discussion)

6/25/2013

Corporate Eco Forum Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL: “The Next Generation of Innovators and Disruptors”

6/6/2013

BBC World Service: Business Matters: “NSA phone records, consumer data privacy, Google Glass and self-driving cars

4/5/2013

BBC World Service: Business Matters: “Central banks, offshore finance, Carrotmob, Facebook Home and Bitcoin

3/27/2013

Hot Studio: “Triple Bottom Lunch”

9/10/2012

Current TV: “The War Room, with Jennifer Granholm”

1/24/2012

GreenBiz Forum, New York, NY: “Carrotmob: Advocacy that uses the carrot, not the stick”

6/9/2011

KarmaKonsum Konferenz, Frankfurt, Germany: “Using the web to power social movements”

6/6/2011

Betahaus, Hamburg, Germany: “Von der Macht des Konsums”

4/19/2011

Hack Democracy SF Meetup: “Thinking Out Of The Box: Dynamic Democracy & Carrotmob”

4/10/2011

San Francisco Green Festival: “Carrotmobs, Fair Trade & Social Justice”

3/1/2011

UC Berkeley class: “Wealth and Poverty”

11/16/2010

Behavior, Energy and Climate Change Conference, convened by Stanford University, the University of California, and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy: Semi-Plenary on “Social Marketing”

10/14/2010

Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland: “Social Media: Game Changer, or World Changer?”

5/4/2010

UC Santa Cruz, Community Studies Department

4/27/2010

Milken Institute Global Conference: “Digital Swarms: Social Media, Social Responsibility and the Power of a Crowd”

4/20/2010

SPUR Young Urbanists: “Doing good through economic activism”

4/5/2010

UC Berkeley class: “Global Poverty and Practice Reflection Course”

2/28/2010

Harvard Social Enterprise Conference: “From Online Activism to Offline Impact: Social Media Boot Camp for Social Entrepreneurs”

2/23/2010

UC Berkeley class: “Wealth and Poverty”

10/27/2009

UC Berkeley class: “Global Poverty and Practice Reflection Course”

10/16/2009

Bioneers: “Social Media Best Practices” (cancelled because I got swine flu)

10/13/2009

UC Berkeley Career Center panel on entrepreneurship

9/2/2009

SOCAP09 – Social Capital Markets Conference: “Social Media That Moves People To Action”

10/10/2008

Stanford Class of 2003 Reunion Class Panel

8/3/2008

Northwestern University, Civic Leadership Institute