SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS and EVENTS

Upcoming and

• Salzburg Global Seminar - Who's Afraid of Artificial Intelligence?

June 21-24, 2018. Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria

Board of Directors Weekend

 

• IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) ILC 2018
International Leadership Conference

May 21, 2018. San Jose McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, California

Leading Innovation Through Polymathic Thinking and Entrepreneurship

 

• AutoSens Detroit 2018

May 16, 2018. Michigan Science Center, Detroit, Michigan

Plenary: Why Intelligence Is the Future: A Cognitive Perspective to Automation

 

• Tory Burch Foundation - The Embrace Ambition Summit

Apr 24, 2018. Lincoln Center, New York, New York

By invitation only event - participating in The Embrace Ambition Summit

 

• Diversity in Science Speaker Series

Apr 11, 2018. Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland

From the Lab to the Stage and In-between: Succeeding in the STEM Future

 

• Salzburg Global Seminar - Session 593
The Shock of the New: Arts, Technology, and Making Sense of the Future

Feb 20-25, 2018. Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg Global Fellow

Op-ed: A Scientist-Artist's Address to Today's Future

 

• Human Vision and Electronic Imaging (HVEI) 2018
International Conference on Perception & Cognition in Electronic Media

Feb 1, 2018. Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

Theoretically Automated Conversations: Collaborative Artistic Creativity for Autonomous Machines

 

• Color Imaging XXIII
Displaying, Processing, hardcopy, and Applications

Jan 31, 2018. Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

Colorful Insights Supporting The Modeling of Creative Processes Across Language, Music and Emotion

 

• Human Vision and Electronic Imaging (HVEI) 2018
International Conference on Perception & Cognition in Electronic Media

Jan 31, 2018. Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

Storyboard of Thoughts: Using Photography and Illustration to Visualize the Mind

 

• Electronic Imaging 2018 Short Courses

Jan 28, 2018, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

Using Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences and the Arts in Artificial Intelligence Research and Design

 

• IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Forum USA East

Dec 1, 2017, Baltimore, Maryland

For Female Leaders of Tomorrow: Cultivate an Interdisciplinary Mindset

 

• Society for Neuroscience (SfN): Dr. Javier DeFelipe's book launch

November 15, 2017. Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, Washington, D.C.

Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art by Dr. Javier DeFelipe

 

• Hispanic Heritage Foundation's LOFT Charla

October 27, 2017. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

Disrupting Science & Art Worlds As Entrepreneur

 

• MedStartup B2B meetings with French and American Biotech and Health Companies

October 25-26, 2017. New York City, New York

Business France and Galien Foundation Forum - one-on-one meetings with French companies

 

• Polymath Retreat

July 7 - 9, 2017. Imagination Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Being a Polymath

 

• Ignite Baltimore #20

May 18, 2017. Motor House at Station North, Baltimore, Maryland

Wait wait DO tell me!: the real scoop on entrepreneurship

 

• JHU's Chapter of Omega Psi Presents the 2017 Conference: Frontiers of Cognitive Science

Apr 1, 2017. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Creativity: Interdisciplinary methods, results, and theory from merging Science, Art, & Entrepreneurship

 

• 3rd Meeting of the Society for the Neuroscience of Creativity (SfNC) 2017

Mar 24, 2017. San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco, California

Creating Educational Alternatives: Encouraging the S.T.E.A.M. in S.T.E.M.

 

• Professional Development Committee of the Johns Hopkins Postdoctoral Association

Feb 8, 2017. Mountcastle Auditorium, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Campus, Baltimore, Maryland

From the Lab to the Stage: moving from academia to private sector pdf

 

• Human Vision and Electronic Imaging (HVEI) 2017
International Conference on Perception & Cognition in Electronic Media

Feb 2, 2017. Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

Trading Conversations Between Science and Art: When Musical Improvisation Enters the Dialogue on Stage

 

• Bryn Mawr School's High School Science Class

Jan 12, 2017. Bryn Mawr School, Baltimore, Maryland

Creativity: Science, Art, Business

 

• Diffrazioni Firenze Multimedia Festival 2016
Sound, Light, Art, Technology

Nov 25, 2016. Palazzina Presidenziale Di Santa Maria Novella, Florence, Italy

Manifesto for Empirical Revolution No. 2: the reseARch scienTIST paradigm to unraveling the mind behind musical improvisation

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• MedStartup B2B meetings with French and American Biotech and Health Companies

October 27, 2016. New York City, New York

Business France and Galien Foundation Forum - Presenting Company

 

• 2016 International Conference on Mobile Brain-Body Imaging and the Neuroscience of Art, Innovation, and Creativity

July 25, 2016. Live Aqua, Cancún, México

Unraveling Creativity: the reseARch scienTIST paradigm pdf

 

• HEAD Talk, Department of Neurology

Apr 25, 2016. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Minds in the Spotlight: the reseARch scienTIST paradigm

 

• Ignite Baltimore #18

Apr 21, 2016. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Is it S.T.E.M. or is it S.T.E.A.M.? pdf

video

 

• workshop @ Bright Lights Youth Festival

Apr 1, 2016. Light City Baltimore 2016, IMET Columbus Center, Maryland

What Art Reveals About the Human Brain pdf

 

• Paul & Louise Miller Lecture Series, RIT School of Media Sciences, College of Imaging Arts & Sciences

Mar 3, 2016. Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

reseARch scienTIST: Merging Science and Art to Understand Creativity pdf

 

• workshop @ RIT School of Media Sciences, College of Imaging Arts & Sciences

Mar 3, 2016. Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

Breaking Down the Creative Process: Transmedia Storytelling

 

• Human Vision and Electronic Imaging (HVEI) 2016
International Conference on Perception & Cognition in Electronic Media

Feb 18, 2016. Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, California

Minds in the Spotlight: Using Live Performance Art to Uncover Creative Thinking Processes pdf

 

• Goucher College Speaker Series, Hispanic Heritage Month

Oct 1, 2015. Goucher College, Baltimore, Maryland

Being An Art-Science Entrepreneur pdf

 

• Ignite Baltimore #17

Sept 29, 2015. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Ignite Grant Recap: Bmore en Español Film Festival

video

 

• StarTalk TV (Season 2, Episode 6), National Geographic Channel

June 24, 2015. Hayden Planetarium, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York

Creativity in the Arts and Sciences

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• Inaugural Bmore en Español: Spanish-Language & Bilingual Spanish-English Film Festival

Mar 27, 2015. Fred Lazarus IV Center, Baltimore, Maryland

keynote: The Changing Faces of Bilingualism and Cinema

 

• 'On the Mind' Exhibition Talk at Maryland Art Place (MAP)

Mar 11, 2015. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, Maryland

New Methods, New Data in Creative Cognition pdf

 

• Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance's (GBCA) Dialogue on Arts & Healing Brown Bag

Mar 11, 2015. Center Stage, Baltimore, Maryland

Healing: Insights from the Arts and the Creative Mind

 

• 2015 Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XX (HVEI)
International Conference on Perception and Cognition of Electronic Media

Feb 9, 2015. Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, California

keynote: Cognitive Psychology Meets Art: Exploring Creativity, Language, and Emotion Through Live Musical Improvisation in Film and Theatre

 

• Embracing Science & the Humanities undergraduate course lecture

Jan 9, 2015. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

Humor, Games, Creativity: Views from Information Visualization, Film, and Theatre

 

• Inaugural Baltimore Artists' Meet-Up (BAM) Series

Nov 18, 2014. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

It's Not Art, It's Not Science, It's Both: Being Interdisciplinary pdf

 

• Community College Humanities Association (CCHA) 2014 Eastern Regional Conference

Nov 13, 2014. Holiday Inn Inner Harbor, Baltimore, Maryland

Buñuel, Ripstein, del Toro: Voices of Mexican (Sur)realism

 

• Jazz Improvisation undergraduate & graduate course lecture

Nov 11, 2014. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

The (Neuro)Science of Creativity: Improvisation, Composition, and Alternative Media

 

• 17th Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival

Nov 7, 2014. Rehoboth Beach Film Society, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

The Art and Science of Surrealism, Magic Realism, and Horror in Mexican Cinema

 

• T. Rowe Price's Brand + Creative

Oct 17, 2014. T. Rowe Price Headquarters, Owings Mills, Maryland

What Works, What Doesn't, & Why: The Art and Science of Contemporary Data Visualization

 

• Ignite Baltimore #15

Sept 18, 2014. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Surrealism: The Art Movement that Still Lives in Our Collective Conscious pdf

video

 

• apexart's Public Programs and Events' Lecture Series

July 24, 2014. apexart gallery, New York City, New York

Studying Creativity: At the Crossroads of Art & Science

video

 

• Capital One's Digital Group Lecture Series

Apr 25, 2014. Capital One Headquarters, Vienna, Virginia

Data Visualization - At the Intersection of Art and Cognitive Science

 

• Maryland School for the Blind's Career Lecture Series

Apr 9, 2014. Maryland School for the Blind, Baltimore, Maryland

Art and Cognitive Neuroscience: The Artist/Scientist's Career Path

 

• Music Education Research graduate course lecture

Apr 1, 2014. Peabody Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Photography + Cinema + Theatre + Cognitive Science: A reseARch scienTIST

 

• Music Mind Meaning Conference

Jan 31, 2014. Peabody Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Creativity and Emotion: An Interdisciplinary Approach

 

• Lecture Series: THIRTY: 30 Creative Minds Under Thirty

July 17, 2013. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, Maryland

reseARch ScienTIST: Photographer, Filmmaker, Neuroscientist

 

• Workshop on Human Computer Interaction and Multi-sensory Exploration of Large Data Sets

May 21, 2013. DARPA, Arlington, Virginia

reseARch scienTIST - The Art and Science of Innovation

 

• Center for Hearing and Balance Seminar

May 16, 2013. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

The Role of Emotion in Musical Improvisation: A Behavioral Study

 

• DC Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

Sept 20, 2012. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

Studying Creativity: At the Crossroads of Art and Science

video