2016 Speaking Events


View Conference 2016

October 24–28, 2016 - Turin, Italy

At this event I have the privilege to show off some of the design work behind the launch of Daydream and share the lessons learned. 

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FMX 2016

April 26-28, 2016 - Stuttgart, Germany

I was invited to speak on a panel of VR experts discussing the future of storytelling in virtual reality. 

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Google I/O 2016

May 18–20, 2016 - Mountain View, USA

I will be giving one of the introduction to design in VR talks, specializing in environment design at this years Google IO. 

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2015 Speaking Events

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Google UX Firestaters 

September 17, 2015 - Toronto

I collaborated with Google to create the theme for this event. It brings together agencies and big companies to talk UX. 


33 Entrepreneurs

July 15 2015 - Toronto

I've been asked to help judge the Toronto stop of the 33USTour. Which is a startup contest for food, beverage and tech travel.

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July 30. 2015 - Toronto

I will be giving a talk on starting a startup. It will be a quick talk on what I think are the most important factors for success. 

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July 19-22 2015 - Las Vegas

I've been invited to join the mentor program at the first SXSW V2V. Apply to speak to me and other mentors about career planning. 

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May 20th, 2015 - Toronto

I am mentoring a group of journalist in a hackathon to create software that will help them communicate climate change news.

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May 7, 2015 - Toronto

I am leading an introductory workshop on designing for smart watches on both iOS and Android wear platforms. 

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April 18, 2015 - Toronto

I am leading a lightning talk on web design basics, secrets and shortcuts to a class learning to make their first website. 

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April 12-14, 2015 - Toronto

Come learn about the new industry of smart watches. I will be discussing what kinds of apps to create and how to design them. 

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Digifest It's a start

May 7-9, 2015 - Toronto

I will be a judge of the It's a start startup contest on the 7th. On the 9th I will be leading a workshop on smart watch design. 

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IAB Engage Mobile Moments

March 26, 2015 - Toronto

I will be joining a panel of mobile experts from Google to discuss how leading marketers succeed with moment-centric strategies

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Social Media Week

February 23-27, 2015 - New York

The industry of design is rapidly changing. Agencies need to reinvent themselves, or face extinction. 

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