SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS and EVENTS

Upcoming and

• Color Imaging XXIII 2018
Displaying, Processing, Hardcopy, and Applications

Feb, 2018. Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California

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

 

• Electronic Imaging 2018 Courses

Jan, 2018, San Francisco, 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

 

• 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, 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

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• 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

Abstract: Music has been used for hundeds of years as a means to communicate and express emotion. One of the many aspects for which emotion enters into musical behavior is thtough music making. Its specific role, however, remains elusive within the field of cognitive neuropsychology, particularly as it pertains to the creative artistic process. The presentation tied together various observations and preliminary findings from both Art and Science domains.

 

• 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

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