Keynotes/Talks

2018-2019

  • Nov. 15, 2019, Keynote: Humanity Becoming Interplanetary: Getting Humans to Mars, Sages and Scientists, Bentonville, AR.
  • Nov. 12, 2019. Keynote: Humanity Becoming Interplanetary and Earth Sciences for Spaceship Earth, CSEM Annual, Basel, Switzerland.
  • Oct. 18, 2019, Keynote: “Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed: A View from Space for Action on Earth,” Prelude Ventures Annual Low-Carbon Forum, Sonoma, CA.
  • Oct. 14, 2019, Keynote: EarthDNA and the Beauty of Uncertainty in the Age of AI, Emerging Practices Design Research and Education Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • DEPT Festival 2019
  • July 2, 2019. Keynote: Apollo 50 and the Next 50 Years of EVA, National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC.
  • June 19, 2019. Invited Panel for the Apollo 50th Anniversary Summit, John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, MA.
  • TEDxMIT: Keynote Becoming Interplanetary & Accelerating Positive Change for Spaceship Earth
  • Keynote: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY- Ciencia Viva Keynote/honored-with-astronaut-barbie-on-international-womens-day
  • Women’s Keynote Graduate Women at MIT’s Empowerment Conference, 2018
  • Keynote: Women’s Week @Aerospace Corp
  • Keynote: Earth’s Vital Signs: A View from Space/Plenary Session
  • Jan. 24, 2019, “Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Becoming Interplanetary”, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Roanoke College, Salem, VA.
  • Jan. 4-9, 2019, ‘Human Exploration in the Solar System’ and ‘EarthDNA:Vital Signs of Spaceship Earth’ lectures, Indigenous Planetary Ways of Knowing, Merida, Mexico.
  • Nov. 29, 2018, “Future Trends Forum: Commercialization of Space”, Fundación Innovación Bankinter, Madrid, Spain
  • Nov. 26, 2018, “Earth’s Vital Signs: A View From Space”, 4th High Level Industry-Science-Government Dialogue, Atlantic International Research (AIR) Centre, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
  • Nov. 29, 2018, “Future Trends Forum: Commercialization of Space”, Fundación Innovación Bankinter, Madrid, Spain
  • Nov. 27, 2018, “El Espacio: La Proxima Frontera”, Future Trends Forum and Fundación Innovación Bankinter, Google Campus, Madrid, Spain
  • Nov. 26, 2018, “Earth’s Vital Signs: A View From Space”, 4th High Level Industry-Science-Government Dialogue, Atlantic International Research (AIR) Centre, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
  • Nov. 14, 2018, “Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Becoming Interplanetary”, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, St. Josephs University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Nov. 13, 2018, “Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Becoming Interplanetary” and “Exploring Space for Earth: Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed”, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Hiram, OH
  • Nov. 5, 2018, “Engineering: Out There”, Keynote Presentation, University of Pittsburg Engineering Student Council, Pittsburg, PA
  • Nov. 1, 2018, “Building the Space Economy: Earthly Biases on the Launch Pad”, The Economist Space Summit: The World is Not Enough, New York, NY
  • Oct. 24-26, 2018, “Space and Earth DNA Week” Fabrica, Treviso, Italy, (multiple talks).
  • Oct. 23, 2018, “Earth DNA and Earth Speaks: Bringing People and Technology Together to Save the Planet”, EBAN Summit, Luxembourg
  • October 15, 2018, “Science, Not Fiction! Earth’s Vital Signs”, International Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL) Summit 2018, Braga, Portugal
  • Oct. 8, 2018. “New Engineering Technologies”, 15th Annual Science Technology and Society Forum, Kyoto, Japan
  • Oct. 4, 2018, “Life in Space: The Science, The Challenges, and The Broad Horizon”, International Astronautical Congress, Bremen, Germany.
  • Oct. 1, 2018, “Earth’s Vital Signs: Oceans – Land – Air – Near Space”, MIT Portugal Program 2030 Annual Conference Keynote
  • Sept. 26, 2018, Exploring Space for Earth: Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Davidson College, Davidson, NC.
  • Sept. 24, 2018, Exploring Space for Earth: Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC.
  • Sept. 13, 2018, Human Exploration to Mars: Becoming Interplanetary, SETI Talks, Menlo Park, CA.
  • “Getting Humans To Mars Could Happen By 2030s” – Former NASA Deputy Administrator / UNWO
  • Sept. 10, 2018, Exploring Space for Earth: Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY.
  • August 30, 2018, Fearless Leadership: Humans Becoming Interplanetary and Earth’s Vital Signs, Aerospace Corporation Women’s Week, El Segundo, CA.
  • July 2, 2018, Exploring Space for Earth: Earth’s Vital Signs Revealed, Pavilion Conhecimento, Ciencia 2018, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • June 23, 2018. Keynote: Earth’s Vital Signs: A View From Space, Aspen Ideas Festival: Spotlight Health, Aspen, CO.
  • June 7, 2018. Earth Speaks: An Expert Ocean Platform to Accelerate Awareness and Action for Earth’s Vital Signs. Parley Deep Space, World Oceans Week, Explorer’s Club and United Nations, New York, NY.
  • June 2018. Women in Aerospace: The Future is Bright. Women in Aerospace Conference, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.
  • May 28, 2018, Space Exploration for the Benefit of Earth, Atlantic New Space Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • May 28, 2018. Portugal Space 2030 and Atlantic Opportunities. Atlantic New Space Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Implementing an Innovation Framework, EXFO Innovation Summit, Quebec City, Québec, Canada.
  • April 26, 2018, Exploration via Space and Sea, Sea Space Conference keynote, Bay Islands, Roatan, Honduras.
  • April 19, 2018, Designing Advanced Structures for Human Space Exploration, American Society of Civil Engineer, Structural Engineering Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Structures Congress 2018 Keynote, Fort Worth, TX.
  • March 15, 2018, Lessons in NASA Leadership with Senior Women Administrators Dr. Dava Newman and Dr. Ellen Ochoa, Gordon Engineering Leadership Program, MIT, Cambridge, MA.
  • March 8, 2018, Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Envisioning Becoming Interplanetary, Montana Tech Public Lecture Series Keynote, Butte, MT.
  • February 20, 2018, MIT Better World, Seattle, WA.
  • February 1, 2018, Human Exploration from Earth to Mars: Envisioning Becoming Interplanetary, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI