Lectures

  • Tulane University, A Case for Climate Change Intervention, November 2021

  • Cityscape Summit, Dubai, November 2021

  • Courageous by Design “3 Perspectives on Leading w/ Landscape Architecture”, New York, October 2021

  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, September 2021

  • 11th International Biennial of Landscape Architecture, Barcelona, September 2021

  • GSD DESIGN IMPACT – Climate Change: The More You Know the Worse It Gets, September 2021

  • AAVS Terrain Lab, “Landscapes of Cohabitation” w/ Steven Velegrinis, Italy, September 2021

  • IFLA Malaysia, August 2021

  • Moscow Urban Forum 2021, Russia, July 2021

  • Canadian Society of Landscape Architects, National Congress, Canada, May 2021

  • ULI GCC, Turkey, May 2021

  • Ohio ASLA, April 2021

  • Harvard Alumni Association of Latin America, April 2021

  • 8th Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2021, Dubai, April 2021

  • MEXICAN ACADEMY OF ARCHITECTURE, Mexico, March 2021

  • Atlantic Provinces Association of Landscape Architects, Canada, March 2021

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, January 2021

  • CEPT University, India, January 2021

  • Harvard Alumni Associations of Southern California and Hawaii, January 2021

  • Ku Leuven University, Belgium, December 2020
  • GBA Urban Design Conference & Awards, Hong Kong, Nov 2020

  • Seattle Harvard Alumni Association, June 2020

  • Lecture for Petr Kudryavtsev / Moscow Interview Series, June 2020

  • Aura Architects, Shenzhen, China, 22 November 2019

  • Design Relevancy in the Face of Climate Change, School of Design, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

  • DESIGN FRONTIERS: GEOENGINEERING and DECARBONIZATION, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China, 15 November 2019

  • DESIGN FRONTIERS: GEOENGINEERING and DECARBONIZATION, Chongqing Planning Bureau/Planning Institute, Chongqing, China, 14 November 2019

  • DESIGN FRONTIERS: GEOENGINEERING and DECARBONIZATION, Peking University, Beijing, China, 11 November 2019

  • DESIGN FRONTIERS: GEOENGINEERING and DECARBONIZATION, Lunchtime Speaker Series, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, 8 November 2019

  • AZ Awards Gala, AZURE Magazine Toronto, ON, 21 June 2019

  • Harvard Club of Sacramento, Sacramento, CA, 09 May 2019

  • 2019 National Urbanism Next Conference, Portland, OR, 08 May 2019

  • University of Rhode Island, Department of Landscape Architecture, Kingston, RI, 11 October 2018
  • III Bienal Latinoamericana de Arquitectura de Paisaje, Mexico City, Mexico, 26 September 2018

  • Design Portland, Portland, OR, 13 September 2018

  • AIA Washington, D.C., 24 July 2018

  • Parrish Art Museum Symposium, Water Mill, NY, 9 June 2018

  • Boston Architectural College, Boston, MA, USA, 25 May 2018

  • Colegio de Arquitectos y Arquitectos Paisajista de Puerto Rico (CAAPPR), San Juan, Puerto Rico, 25 April 2018

  • Brad Sears / George Albrecht Lecture, Syracuse University SUNY, Department of Landscape Architecture, 18 April 2018

  • Longfor Properties, Beijing, China, 15 March 2018

  • Saturday of Symposia, Harvard Alumni Association, Cambridge, MA, USA, 02 Dec 2017

  • Design Matters, University of Calgary, Faculty of the Environment and Design, Calgary, Canada 29 Nov 2017

  • ASLA 2017 Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 20 Oct 2017

  • Synsocium, A Dialogue Between Art & Design, Palais de Congrès in Montreal, Canada, 19 Oct 2017

  • Rutgers University, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Brunswick, NJ, USA, 20 Apr 2017

  • Colorado State University, College of Agricultural Sciences, Fort Collins, CO, USA, 05 Apr 2017

  • New Jersey ASLA Annual Meeting, Atlantic City, NJ, USA, 12 Mar 2017

  • Tamayo Museum of International Contemporary Art, Mexico City, Mexico, 17 Feb 2017

  • ASLA New York, New York City, NY, USA, 7 Feb 2017

  • University of Southern California, School of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, USA 16 Nov 2016
  • New York Botanical Garden, New York, NY, USA, 2016
  • Landscapes of Identity Symposium, National Football Museum, Manchester, UK, 2016
  • LAF Summit “Declaration for the Next 50 Years”, University of Philadelphia, PA, USA, 10 Jun 2016
  • Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 2016
  • Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, 2016
  • Beijing University, China, 2016
  • Green is Life Conference, Warsaw, Poland, 2015
  • Future University, Braga, Portugal, 2015
  • Moscow Urban Forum, Kazan, Russia, 2015
  • International Architecture Expo Conference LAUD, Warsaw, Poland, 2015
  • MIPIM Innovation Forum, Cannes, France, 2015

  • Georgia Tech, School of Architecture, Georgia, AT, USA, 2014
  • Kyoto Bar Cologne, Germany, 2014

  • Chongqing City Planning Association, China, 2014

  • Chongqing University, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, China, 2014

  • International Landscape Architecture and Urban Design Expo, Bucharest, 2014

  • Finding Center Conference, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA, 2014
    Video
  • 4th Green Building Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2013
  • Heinze ArchitekTOUR, Ludwigsburg, Germany, 2013
  • Lemesos Waterfront Conference, Limassol, Cyprus, 2013
  • Vanke V-Talk, Chongqing University, China, 2013
  • University of Applied Arts Vienna, Austria, 2013
  • Haifa International Waterfront Conference, Israel, 2013
    Video
  • The TimesCenter New York City, NY, USA, 2013
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, 2013
  • Tianjin University, School of Architecture, China, 2013
  • Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK, 2012
  • Building Information Centre YEM, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012
    Video
  • Garden Museum, London, UK, 2012
  • GH Form, Borup, Denmark, 2012
  • Seoul National University, South Korea, 2012
  • Tianjin University, School of Architecture, China, 2012
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, 2012
  • South China University of Technology in Guangzhou, China, 2012
  • 361° Conference, Mumbai, India, 2012
  • Beijing University, College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Beijing, China, 2012
  • American Club Hong Kong, China, 2012
  • National University of Singapore, Department of Architecture, School of Design and Environment, Singapore, 2012
    Video
  • Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore, 2012
  • XIII Landscape Architecture Course, Fondacion Juana de Vega, La Coruna, Spain, 2011
    Video
  • 9th Annual JJR Lecture, University of Michigan School School of Natural Resources and Environment, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, 2011
  • University of Turku, Finland, 2011
  • Reshaping London talks, Design for London and RIBA, London, UK, 2011
  • Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, London, UK, 2011
  • RiverCity Gothenburg, Sweden, 2011
    Video
  • Art of Design Series, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, UK, 2011
  • University of Oxford Botanic Lecture, Said Business School, Oxford, UK, 2011
  • Harvard University, GSD Talks, 2011 (Martha Schwartz and Charles Waldheim), Cambridge, MA, USA, 2011
    Video
  • ULI Europe Annual Conference, Paris, France, 2011
  • Tsinghua Lecture, Advanced Management Development Program in Real Estate, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2010
  • Boston Architectural League, Boston, MA, USA, 2010
    Video
  • Business Junction, London, United Kingdom, 2009
  • Lincoln Institute for Land Policy, Nieman Foundation, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2009
  • Shlomo Aronson Conference, Jerusalem, Israel, 2009
  • Dublin Docklands Authority, Dublin, Ireland, 2009
  • Kew Gardens, London, UK, 2009
  • BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium, 2009
  • John Wood Lecture, Royal Literary & Scientific Institute, Bath, UK, 2008
  • Second Wave of Modernism Lecture, Chicago Architectural Foundation, Chicago, IL, USA, 2008
  • Architect’s Journal Debate: Martha Schwartz and Will Alsop, London, UK, 2008
    Video
  • Prospect Debate, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2005
  • New Worlds in Design, Harvard Design Magazine Symposium, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2005
  • Annual Meeting of the Friends of Real Estate at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2005
  • Cityscape – the Future of Britain‘s Cities, Town & Suburbs – Innovations in Urban Design, Landscape & Construction (panel discussions), London, UK, 2005
  • Dubai Architectural World Congress, Dubai, UAE, 2005
  • Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK
  • Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA, 2005
  • Museum of Modern Art Symposium in conjunction with „Groundswell: Constructing the Contemporary Landscape“ Exhibit, New York City, NY, USA, 2005
  • Tau Sigma Delta, Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, Chicago, IL, USA, 2005
  • Renssalear Polytechnic, Troy, NY, USA, 2005
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA, 2004
  • The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, City College of New York City, NY, USA, 2004
  • 3rd International Summit of Real Estate Landscape in China, Kunming, China, 2004
  • Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA, USA, 2004
  • Coalfields Partners Workshop, Moira, UK, 2004
  • Urban Land Institute Conference, Madrid, Spain, 2004
  • Pero Presentation, Milan, Italy, 2004
  • Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK, 2004
  • The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture, Cooper Union, New York City, NY, USA, 2004
  • Associazione Italiana di Architettura del Paesaggio, Milan, Italy, 2004
  • City University of New York City, NY, USA, 2004
  • Inspiring Spaces, Birmingham, UK, 2003
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2003
  • Smith College, Northampton, MA, USA, 2003
  • „Contemporary Habitation“, Architectural League, New York City, NY, USA, 2003
  • International Federation of Landscape Architects World Congress Key Note Speaker, Calgary, Canada, 2003
  • American Society of Landscape Architects Conference, Des Moines, IA, USA, 2003
  • Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA, 2003
  • Clemson Architecture Center, Charleston, SC, USA, 2003
  • Interior Design Show, Toronto, Canada, 2003
  • Southern California Institute of Architecture, San Diego, CA, USA, 2003
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA, USA, 2003
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA, 2003
  • Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA, 2003
  • Toronto Design Show, Toronto, Canada, 2003
  • The Architectural League, New York City, NY, USA, 2002
  • American Institute of Architects, Jacksonville, FL, USA, 2002
  • Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2002
  • Lunchtime Lecture Series, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2002
  • Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, Zurich, Switzerland, 2001
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2001
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA, 2001
  • Yale University, School of Architecture, New Haven, CT, USA, 2001
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA, 2000
  • Fredrick Law Olmsted Lecture, Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 2000
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA, 2000
  • Fleet Bank Conference, Boston, MA, USA, 2000
  • Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 2000
  • BM8 Lecture, Munich, Germany, 2000
  • Wexner Center, Columbus, OH, USA, 2000
  • City College of New York, New York City, NY, USA, 2000
  • Technical University of Karlsruhe, Germany, 2000
  • Technical University of Berlin, Germany, 1999
  • Technical University of Munich, Germany, 1999
  • Glasgow, UK, 1999
  • Academy of Art, Hamburg, Germany, 1999
  • Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1999
  • Kansas City, MO, USA, 1999
  • Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI, USA, 1999
  • Toronto, Canada, 1999
  • Cambridge Plant & Garden Club, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1999
  • Barcelona University, Spain, 1998
  • Dallas Architecture Forum, Dallas, TX, USA, 1998
  • Paradeisos – 3rd National Convention on Urban Parks, Italy, 1998
  • Florida Phosphate Conference, Lakeland, FL, USA, 1998
  • Kinross Gold Corporation, Toronto, Canada, 1998
  • Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh, India, 1998
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, USA, 1998
  • Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1997
  • University of Michigan Alumni Reunion, Keynote speech with Jim Van Sweeden, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, 1997
  • Federation of German Landscape Architects, Berlin, Germany, 1997
  • Planning Matters: Art in Public Places, Orlando, FL, USA, 1997
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA, 1997
  • Architalx Lecture Series, Portland, MN, USA, 1997
  • Australia Institute of Landscape Architects, Australia, 1997
  • Conference on Tailings and Mine Wastes, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA, 1997
  • Designed Landscape Forum, San Francisco, CA, USA, 1996
  • National Building Museum, Washington, D.C., 1996
  • Society for Environmental Graphic Design Conference, New York City, NY, USA, 1996
  • New England Women in Real Estate, Boston, MA, USA, 1996
  • Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA, 1996
  • Pennsylvania Avenue Charrette, Washington, D.C., USA, 1995
  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C., 1995
  • Harvard Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1995
  • Mayor‘s Institute at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1995
  • International Federation of Landscape Architects, General Conference, Stockholm, Sweden, 1995
  • Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA, 1995
  • American Institute of Architects, Baltimore, MD, USA, 1995
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA, 1995
  • 5th Viennese Seminar, Vienna, Austria, 1994
  • Rapperswil Summer Academy, Rapperswil, Switzerland, 1994
  • Grupo De Diseño Urbano with Mario Schjetnan, Mexico City, Mexico, 1994
  • Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, D.C., USA 1994
  • American Society of Landscape Architects New Jersey, Trenton, NJ, USA, 1994
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 1993
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA, 1993
  • Architecture Society of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA, 1993
  • College of Technology, Marietta, GA, USA, 1993
  • Urban Development Forum, Hamburg, Germany, 1993
  • Smithsonian, Washington, D.C., USA, 1992
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA, 1992
  • University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany, 1992
  • University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, 1992
  • International Federation of Landscape Architects Conference, Netherlands, 1992
  • Veisha Lecture, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA, 1992
  • National Association of Women Business Owners, Washington, D.C., USA, 1992
  • Edmonton Society, Urban & Architecture Lecture, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 1992
  • Westweek, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 1992
  • New York Botanical Garden Symposium, New York City, NY, USA, 1992
  • University of California, Davis, CA, USA, 1992
  • University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, 1992
  • Smithsonian, Washington, D.C., USA, 1991
  • Committee for Public Art, Cleveland, OH, USA, 1991
  • University of California San Diego Forum, San Diego, CA, USA, 1991
  • Australia Summer School, Melbourne, Australia, 1991
  • Art in Public Places Symposium, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 1991
  • Kiley Lecture, Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1991
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, 1991
  • Organization of Women Architects/Design Professionals, Berkeley, CA, USA, 1990
  • City University of New York, New York City, NY, USA, 1990
  • American Institute of Architects Minnesota Convention, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 1990
  • Cal-Poly University Lecture, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA, 1990
  • Sacramento Arts Director‘s Club, Sacramento, CA, USA, 1990
  • Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA, USA, 1990
  • Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA, 1990
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1990
  • University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA, 1990
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, 1990
  • University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA, 1990
  • Alcan Lecture Series, National Juneteenth Obervance Foundation, Belzoni, MS, USA, 1990
  • La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, USA, 1990
  • University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA, 1990