Up and coming:

  • 2018.02.23: Logan, UT – Talks on platform cooperativism and open research at Utah State University
  • 2018.03.07: Cambridge, MA – “The Power of Cooperatives” with Jason Weiner at Harvard Law School
  • 2018.03.08: South Hadley, MA – Mount Holyoke College
  • 2018.03.10: Austin, TX – “Platform Co-Ops: Competitive Edge, Social Purpose” at South by Southwest
  • 2018.04.14: East Lansing, MI – MSU Student Housing Cooperative

In the past I’ve spoken at Alma College, the American Academy of Religion, Aquinas College, Archdiocese of Melbourne, Association of Cooperative Educators, Association of Writers and Writing Programs, Belmont University, Boston College, Boulder Startup Week, the Brooklyn Book Festival, Brown University, Civic Hall 1|2, Chautauqua Institution, Columbia Law School, Columbia University, CommonBound, Cornell College, Creighton University, Denver Startup Week, Drew University, ETHDenver hackathon, Fordham University, Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Harvard Divinity School 1|2, Haverford College, HHHI HComp, International Summit of Cooperatives, Luce Foundation, Hofstra University, La Salle University, Left Forum, Maryhouse Catholic Worker, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1|2, Museum of the City of New York, The New School, National Cooperative Business Association, New York University, Newspeak House (London), Oregon State University, OuiShareFest, Regis High School, Rubin Museum of Art, Rutgers University Newark, Singularity University, St. John’s University, St. Joseph’s College, St. Thomas University, TEDxCU, UNESCO, University of Bologna, University of California San Diego, University of California Santa Barbara, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Padua, University of Southern California, University of Toronto, University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Whitney Museum, World Fellowship Center, Yale University, and elsewhere.

I speak on such topics as, but not limited to:

  • Economic democracy and the online economy
  • Competitive advantages of cooperative business models
  • Social movement-centered storytelling
  • Cooperative economics in Catholic tradition
  • The origins and significance of Occupy Wall Street
  • The search for proofs about God, past and present
  • Uses of religious studies in public life and non-academic employment
  • Intersections of writing, technology, and contemplation

If you have any interest in discussing a speaking engagement, please contact me.