Past presentations

  • Moderator for Futuristic Food Panel. Escape Velocity Conference hosted by the Museum of Science Fiction, Jul 2016 (accepted).
  • Communication strategies for biotechnology. Field to the Hill Legislative Relations Fly-In. Hosted by Florida Farm Bureau, Apr 2016.
  • Everything You Wanted to Know About GMO. Delaware Cooperative Extension Annual Conference. Oct 2015.
  • Multiple sessions on biotechnology and risk communication. Biotechnology Literacy Project Boot Camp and Institute for Food and Agricultural Literacy Symposium. Hosted by the University of California, Davis, World Food Center. Jun 2015.
  • Communication Strategies for Biotechnology. Field to the Hill Legislative Relations Fly-In. Hosted by Florida Farm Bureau. May 2015.
  • GMOs: Now We’re Talking! Hosted by Kansas Farm Bureau. Apr 2015. (video)
  • Are Genetically Modified Foods Safe to Eat? National Capital Area Skeptics Public Lecture Series. Feb 2015. (video)
  • Agricultural Genomics at the Crossroads (presentation with Greg Jaffe, Center for Science in the Public Interest). Image of Agriculture: Ag Evolution, Food Revolution. Hosted by LEAD Maryland. Dec 2014.
  • GM Regulation Seminar. Hosted by McKinley High School Biotechnology STEM Program. Nov 2014.
  • Social Media for Biotechnology. Workshop for scientists: Handling the Media and Engaging the Public. Hosted by the Malaysian Agrobiotechnology Institute and Malaysian Biotechnology Information Centre. Nov 2013.
  • Breakfast Dialogue on GMOs with members of the Malaysian Parliament. Hosted by the US State Department. Nov 2013.
  • GMO Discussion with Michael Hansen. Hosted by the New Hampshire Farm Bureau, Oct 2013. (video)
  • Communicating Biotechnology. Hosted by the FDA Office of Food Additive Safety. Jun 2013.
  • Biotechnology Panel Discussion with Michael Neff, Don Huber, and Ken Cook. Tri-State Grain Growers Convention. Hosted by the Idaho Grain Producers Association, the Oregon Wheat Growers League, and the Washington Association of Wheat Growers, Nov 2012.
  • Defending Biotechnology via Social Media. Wheat Innovation Alliance Meeting. Hosted by the National Association of Wheat Growers, Oct 2012.
  • New Media for Science. Hosted by the Division of Intramural Research of the National Institute for Child Health and Human Development. Oct 2012.
  • New Media for Science. Graduate Partnerships Program. Hosted by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Sept 2012.
  • Engaging an audience beyond the journals. Maize Genetics Conference. Mar 2011.