Keynotes

Selected Keynotes

  • November 16, 2017

    What Has Already Happened that has Yet to Make itself Manifest?

    Toyota Executive Session. Schulich Executive Centre. York University. Toronto.

  • September 27, 2017

    The Future of Urban Mobility

    Keynote. Metrolinx Executive Education. Schulich Executive Education Series.

  • June 16, 2017

    Starting From Scratch

    Keynote.  Innovation Ignites Conference, Ontario Centre for International Cooperation, Toronto

  • May 29, 2017

    Transformation and Disruption in Digital Marketing

    Keynote. AdTech  2017.  Toronto, Canada.

  • May 22, 2017

    Transforming Organizations for the Subscription Economy

    Conference. UNARTE University, Bucharest, Romania

  • May 21, 2017

    The Future as a Choice

    Keynote. Romanian Design Week, Bucharest, Romania

  • May 11, 2017

    Future Proofing the Financial Services Sector

    Keynote and Workshop, Toronto Dominion Bank, Executive Education Cohort 2, TD University, Mount Laurel, New Jersey.  

  • May 8, 2017

    Challenges and Opportunities in the Subscription Economy

    Keynote and Workshop, Sick Kids Foundation Executive Team & Schulich Executive Education, Toronto, Canada.

  • April 19, 2017

    Starting From Scratch: Innovation and Transformation

    Keynote, Accelerate 100, Calgary, Alberta

  • April 11, 2017

    Futureproofing Financial Services

    Keynote and Workshop,  Toronto Dominion Bank , Executive Education Cohort 1, , TD University, Mount Laurel, New Jersey.

  • October 27, 2016

    Beyond Imagination: The Creation of New Value in Design

    Keynote. 10th International Congress of Management and Technology in Architecture and Design, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico.

  • October 6, 2016

    Intrinsic Behavior and the On- Demand Economy.

    Keynote. . Insurance Council of Canada & Schulich Executive Education, Toronto, Canada.

  • October 5, 2016

    Everything Autonomous.

    Keynote. Toyota Dealers Association of Canada & Schulich Executive Education, Toronto, Canada.

  • September 27, 2016

    The Future is Your Choice.

    Keynote. PAC International Conference. Packaging Association of Canada. Niagara. Ontario

  • September 15, 2016

    Challenges and Opportunities in the Subscription Economy.

    Keynote. METROLINKS Executive Team & Schulich Executive Education, Toronto, Canada.

  • August 14, 2016

    Transformational Leadership

    Workshop. ELP 8 McCain Institute for Entrepreneurship, Miramichi, New Brunswick, Canada

  • March 25, 2016

    From Capability to Possibility

    Workshop. SKF Foundation & Schulich Executive Education, Toronto, Canada

  • March 24, 2016

    Starting From Scratch: Reimagining the Organization

    Workshop. SKF Foundation & Schulich Executive Education Toronto, Canada.

  • November 20, 2015

    Beyond Imagination: The Creation of New Value in Business

    Keynote. IT Association of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PE

  • November 3, 2015

    The Creation of New Value in Design

    Keynote. Interplay 2015 IASDR Congress, International Association of Societies of Design Research. Brisbane, Australia

  • October 9, 2015

    Foresight, Innovation and Transformation

    Workshop. SKF Foundation & Schulich Executive Education Toronto, Canada.

  • October 2, 2015

    New Business Models for a New Times

    Plenary Session Panel. EFNI 2015. European Forum for New Ideas Sopot, Poland

  • October 1, 2015

    Reality 2030: Where are we Heading?

    Panel. EFNI 2015. European Forum for New Ideas Sopot, Poland

  • September 30, 2015

    Value Creation as Strategy

    Workshop. GoGuru Launch Kalkstein Co. Warsaw, Poland

  • September 30, 2015

    Beyond Imagination: New Value in Business

    Keynote. GoGuru Launch Kalkstein Co. Warsaw, Poland

  • August 14, 2015

    Transformation, Innovation and Leadership

    Workshop. ELP 7 McCain Institute for Entrepreneurship, Miramichi, New Brunswick, Canada

  • May 20, 2015

    The Future of Work

    Office Nomad Series, Volume 7 Helsinki, Finland

  • May 18, 2015

    Beyond Imagination: Value Creation and the Internet of Things

    Keynote. The Think Company of the University of Helsinki Helsinki, Finland

  • May 11, 2015

    Transformational Leadership

    Workshop. May 21, 2015 Nokian Corporation, Nokia, Finland

  • August 14, 2014

    Change, Innovation and Leadership

    Workshop. ELP 7 McCain Institute for Entrepreneurship, Miramichi, New Brunswick, Canada

  • June 11, 2014

    Expanding the Crisis Resolution Mindset through Innovation

    Workshop. June11, 2014 Crisis Management Initiative, Martti Ahtisaari Centre Helsinki, Finland

  • November 21, 2013

    The Networked Mobile Behaviour Space

    Nestle Canada. 2020 Series Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • November 4, 2013

    Innovation Excellence and the Condition of Being Human

    Ontario Centers for Excellence Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • October 9, 2013

    The Business of Innovation in Behavior Space

    European Institute of Innovation and Technology – EIT ICT, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland.

  • August 16, 2013

    Change, Innovation and Leadership

    McCain Institute for Entrepreneurship, Miramichi, NB, Canada

  • June 3, 2013

    Full Spectrum Entertainment

    Stream – Markets for Internet TV Content Conference Santa Monica, California, United States.

  • April 10, 2013

    Play, Pleasure and Business Innovation

    Google Innovation Talks Google Canada, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

  • March 27, 2013

    Business Models in Behavior Space

    Rotman Business Club, Rotman School of Management, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • March 6, 2013

    The Business of Innovation in Behavior Space

    Innovation Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  • January 19, 2013

    Imagination and Renewal: The World as a Plant

    University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  • April 25, 2012

    The New Behaviour Space Play, Purpose and Pleasure as Content

    Keynote. 2012 PlayBack Summit. Toronto

  • April 4, 2012

    The Networked Mobile Behaviour Space Play, Pleasure and Purpose as Marketing Strategy

    Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) Mobile Conference. Toronto

  • March 26, 2012

    Networked Mobile Gaming Executive Workshop

    The MBA Training Company London, United Kingdom

  • January 25, 2012

    Social Gaming in the Networked Society

    European Lotteries Association. Staying on Top of the Game London, United Kingdom

  • October 4, 2011

    The Internet is Just Beginning: Disruption and Transformation in the Networked Society

    AToMiC 2011, Kool Haus, Toronto

  • September 20, 2011

    Innovation, Foresight and Business Design

    Famous Entrepreneurs Series, Syracuse, New York. U.S.A.

  • August 19, 2011

    Change and Innovation

    Workshop G. Wallace F. McCain Institute, Square Lake Resort, Alma, New Brunswick

  • April 12, 2011

    Global Collaboration and Innovation

    Forbes Business Leadership Forum, IBM IMPACT 2011 Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.

  • April 11, 2011

    Creating Communities to Generate Customer Loyalty

    Forbes Business Leadership Forum, IBM IMPACT 2011 Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.

  • April 11, 2011

    Disruptive Business

    Forbes Business Leadership Forum, IBM IMPACT 2011 Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.

  • March 21, 2011

    A Strategic Scenario for Massive Social Gaming

    Smart-Tech Strategy Conference, New York. U.S.A.

  • November 2, 2010

    Strategic Foresight Innovation Practice

    World Lottery Convention 2010. Brisbane. Australia.

  • November 1, 2010

    Exploring Strategic Foresight and Innovation in the New Global Environment

    World Lottery Convention 2010. Brisbane. Australia.

  • October 5, 2010

    Disruptive Business: Rethinking Innovation Practice

    Keynote Association of Innovation Practitioners, (AIP) Toronto, Canada.

  • August 13, 2010

    Disruptive Business and Innovation Models

    Workshop G. Wallace F. McCain Institute, University of New Brunswick, Square Lake Resort, Alma, New Brunswick

  • May 18, 2010

    PlayFullMinds: A Manifesto for Play, Imagination and Innovation

    INplay 2010. Opening Keynote. Toronto, Canada.

  • February 10, 2010

    Redefining Innovation and its role in Marketing

    Schulich Executive Education, Masters Certificate in Marketing Communication Leadership. Toronto. Canada.

  • January 28, 2010

    The Landscape of the Mobile Society.

    The Digital Incubator. On Screen Manitoba. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

  • January 19, 2010

    Strategies for Brand Management in the Mobile Society.

    New Years Evolution, Digital Alberta, Calgary, Canada.

  • November 17, 2009

    Disruptive Business: Redifining Innovation

    AEM Association of Equipment Manufacturers 2009 Annual Conference, Hollywood, Florida

  • November 16, 2009

    The Challenge of Mobile Digital Media

    AEM Association of Equipment Manufacturers 2009 Annual Conference, Hollywood, Florida.

  • October 7, 2009

    What’s the Big Idea?

    Syracuse University, Syracuse N.Y.

  • September 23, 2009

    Location Content and the Future of Malls

    International Council of Shopping Centers 2009 ICSC Canadian Convention, Toronto, Canada.

  • September 3, 2009

    Brand Management Strategies in the Mobile Society

    3.9 Marketing&Advertising Day (Mainontapäivä 3.9) The Association of Finnish Advertisers. Helsinki, Finland. (above

  • August 14, 2009

    Change, Innovation, Monetization

    Workshop G. Wallace F. McCain Institute, Square Lake Resort, Alma, New Brunswick

  • July 27, 2009

    Designing a New Future

    Canadian Design & Engineering Education Conference 2009. (CDEN) Annual Conference. Keynote, McMaster University, Hamilton. http://www.cden2009.org/Agenda.html

  • June 17, 2009

    The Earth as Your Mirror.

    June 17, 2009 Keynote for the Award Ceremony of the Feel the Earth 2009 Design Prize Porto, Portugal. (above)

  • June 6, 2009

    Strategies for Everything 2.0

    nextMEDIA Conference, Banff.

  • May 29, 2009

    Foresight, Disruption and the Re-Design of Business

    Seoul Design Centre. Seoul, South Korea

  • May 27, 2009

    Massive Innovation and Disruptive Business

    Taiwan Design Centre. Taipei, Taiwan

  • May 25, 2009

    Design Innovation in Everything 2.0

    Japan Institute of Design -GK Design Group Tokyo, Japan.

  • May 7, 2009

    Designing Ourselves- Designing Tomorrows

    University of California, Santa Barbara. Keynote in “The Tomorrow Makers” series. http://www.worldeshipday.com/ http://www.tmp.ucsb.edu/extracurricular/lectures.html

  • April 15, 2009

    Disruptive Business.

    ALC Re-Boot Your Imagination 2009 Innovation and Trends Conference.

  • December 17, 2008

    Disruptive Business and Crowd Sourced Massive Innovation.

    Keynote. Ideaction Executive Innovation Day. Toronto.

  • November 27, 2008

    Barack Obama’s Social Media Strategy and Your Brand’s Communications Needs.

    Co-presenter with Rahaf Harfoush. The Art of Seeing Series. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

  • November 6, 2008

    Energy, Imagination and Innovation

    Keynote. 21Inc. Ideas Festival St.Andrews, New Brunswick

  • October 30, 2008

    The User Experience of Location Content

    Co-presenter with Shane Green, Vice President Nokia/Navteq. The Art of Seeing Series. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

  • October 25, 2008

    Expectations 2.0 and the New Value Chain

    Keynote, “Supply Chain… the core of Innovation” 11th Annual Conference OIPMAC - Ontario Institute of the Purchasing Management Association of Canada

  • August 1, 2008

    Change and Innovation

    Workshop G. Wallace F. McCain Institute Square Lake Resort, Alma, New Brunswick

  • July 10, 2008

    The Meaning of Life 2.0

    Art Institute of California- San Bernardino Creative Infinity Conference

  • July 1, 2008

    Imagination and the Creative Ethos

    Art Institute of California- San Bernardino

  • June 10, 2008

    Experience Design: Getting to WOW

    Schlegel Centre for Entrepreneurship Wilfrid Laurier University, School of Business and Economics

  • April 10, 2008

    Strategic Desire in Innovation

    Innovation and Export Conference, St.John’s Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Innovation Trade and Rural Development

  • April 6, 2008

    Everything 2.0: The Redefinition of Expectations

    InnoGeneralia 2008 Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Science

  • April 5, 2008

    Desire, Innovation and Experiential Marketing

    Back to Basics Conference, Corporate Image, Helsinki

  • March 1, 2008

    The Context for the Next Big Thing

    Environics Communications/ Toronto

  • February 5, 2008

    The Ecosystem of Innovation as Culture

    University of California, Santa Barbara Technology Management Program

  • January 14, 2008

    Strategic Desire in Innovation

    Conference Board of Canada Leaders’ Panel on Innovation-Based Commerce

  • January 11, 2008

    Innovation Through Design

    Schlegel Centre for Entrepreneurship Innovation & Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

  • November 18, 2007

    What Do You See Beyond Tomorrow?

    KAAMOS Forum. Saariselkä, Lapland. Finland

  • November 12, 2007

    Evaluating the Market Potential for Breakthrough Innovation.

    Schulich Executive Education Centre Technology Innovation Program. York University, Toronto

  • November 10, 2007

    The Desire Economy.

    Indus Entrepreneurs Toronto (TiE Toronto)

  • November 10, 2007

    Building and Managing Innovation Teams.

    Schulich Executive Education Centre Technology Innovation Program. York University, Toronto

  • November 3, 2007

    Sources of Innovation: Improving Canada’s Innovation Performance.

    The Conference Board of Canada. Innovation Council 22nd Meeting. London Ontario.

  • November 2, 2007

    The Future of Work and Play.

    Lappset, Lapland, Finland.

  • October 22, 2007

    On the Ethos of Innovation.

    Voices that Matter Conference. San Francisco. California. U.S.A.

  • October 14, 2007

    Desire, Innovation and Monetization.

    Nokia Technology Platforms Innovation Day Workshop.

  • September 21, 2007

    Passion in Innovation.

    Canada Council, Writing and Publishing Professional Day, Edmonton, Canada.

  • September 20, 2007

    The Human Condition and Service Innovation.

    Forum Viridium Helsinki Design Week 2007.

  • September 16, 2007

    The Benchmarking of Emergent Behaviour.

    RENDEZ WORKSHOP. Nokia House, Espo, Finland. Pan European consortium on business innovation implementation

  • September 15, 2007

    The Next Big Thing.

    IDEAN Open House Helsinki.

  • September 8, 2007

    Methods for Pre Competitive Innovation.

    McMaster University. XEROX INNOVATION CENTRE at McMaster

  • June 14, 2007

    Magic, Asymmetric Strategy and Innovation.

    Keynote. Overlap Retreat on Innovation Conference. Orillia, Geneva Point. Ontario.

  • June 10, 2007

    Communism meets Capitalism in Self Publishing.

    Devices and desire Conference. Book Expo Canada

  • June 9, 2007

    Leading Change-Proposals for Pre-Competitive Innovation.

    Future Sense. Tallin, Estonia

  • June 7, 2007

    Passion, Risk and the Exploration of Possibility.

    Keynote. JUMP Associates Open House, San Mateo. California. U.S.A..

  • January 5, 2007

    Beyond the Imagination Challenge

    Keynote. Rotman School of Management. Toronto.

  • November 25, 2006

    Emergence, Innovation and the Organization

    Keynote. Whirlpool’s Innovation Leaders Forum.Toronto.

  • November 22, 2006

    From Play to Pay

    Keynote and Workshop. Astral Media’s Business Council Centre de Congress, Mount Tremblant, Quebec.

  • November 5, 2006

    Empowerment and Participation and the Cultural Landscape

    Keynote and Workshop. Heritage Canada’s annual All-Staff Meeting. Palais de Congress, Ottawa.

  • October 8, 2006

    The Imagination Gap: How Strategic Imagination can Drive Change

    Keynote. Taiwan Design Forum, Taipei, Taiwan

  • October 4, 2006

    Insight, Foresight and Innovation

    Workshop. Taiwan Strategic Creativity Forum. Taipei Design Centre. Taipei, Taiwan.

  • September 7, 2006

    Strategic Foresight Methods and Practice

    Lecture. McMaster University. XEROX INNOVATION CENTRE at McMaster University, Hamilton.

  • June 16, 2006

    First Blink then Imagine

    Keynote and Workshop. Peach Pit Press. Berkley, California. U.S.A.

  • April 22, 2006

    Transformed by Imagination

    Keynote. IDSA International Design School for Advanced Studies Seoul, South Korea.

  • March 10, 2006

    The Next Five Years

    Opening Keynote iSummit 2006,Toronto.

  • March 20, 2005

    Beyond the Interface: Life Games and the future of Interactive Entertainment

    Rotman School of Management. Toronto, Canada.

  • March 12, 2005

    The Imagination Challenge-Points of departure for Design as Strategic Creativity

    Keynote. SXSW South by South West Interactive Festival, Austin, U.S.A.

  • January 25, 2005

    The Imagination Challenge- Points of departure for Design as Strategic Creativity

    Lecture. Design Forum Finland. The Fennia Design Forum. Helsinki. Finland.

  • January 22, 2005

    Dynamic Design Models

    Confederation of Finnish Industries EK Dynamic Design Seminar. Helsinki. Finland.

  • October 19, 2004

    Strategic Creativity and the Imperative of Imagination

    Lecture. Rotman School of Management. Toronto. Canada.

  • August 22, 2004

    Working Backwards: Outcomes as Guides to Innovation

    Keynote. Motorola Global Communications Services Sector Group. Chicago USA.

  • April 23, 2004

    Imagination, Innovation and Opportunity Maximization

    Keynote and Workshop Leader. Motorola Global Communications, iDEN Customer Group. Phoenix. USA.

  • April 12, 2004

    Models of Invention

    Keynote and Workshop Leader. Motorola Energy Systems Group. Atlanta, USA.

  • March 24, 2004

    Design, Change and the Social Context

    Lecture. Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design. University of Toronto. Toronto, Canada.

  • March 2, 2004

    The Flop to the Top Revisited: Imaginative Enterprises

    Keynote and Workshop Leader. McGraw Hill Ryerson HED. Toronto, Canada.

  • December 8, 2003

    Imagination Takes Command

    Lecture. Syracuse University, Faculty of Visual Arts. Syracuse, NY.

  • September 19, 2003

    The How and the Wow of Innovation

    Keynote MOTOROLA’s Innovate 4 Growth Seminar. Orlando FL, USA.

  • May 9, 2003

    The Strategy of Pre-Competitive Innovation

    Keynote. MOTOROLA Intellectual Property Summit. Plantation, FL, USA.

  • May 6, 2003

    Every Question is an Opportunity

    Workshop Leader. Motorola Global Communications Group, Plantation, FL, USA.

  • March 4, 2003

    Transformed by Imagination, Again

    Keynote Lecture. USE (R) International Design Congress, Lisbon, Portugal.

  • December 12, 2002

    What Could Be Possible? –Innovation Pathways

    Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, U.S.A.

  • December 6, 2002

    Transformed by Imagination

    The International SABRAE Design Seminar. Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • October 23, 2002

    A Spoonful of Sugar

    Conference. Designer's Saturday 2002, Stuttgart, Germany.

  • November 10, 2001

    Social Design: is there any other way?

    Keynote. PURUNGO, 4th Student Design Conference, Curitiba, Brazil.

  • November 4, 2001

    Thinking Inside the Box: The Possibilities of Imagination

    Keynote. IDSA DesignAbout: Innovation, the Strategic Advantage, New York City, U.S.A.

  • October 23, 2001

    Play and the Ecology of Possibility

    Keynote. Apple Canada/ZOLOS open house. Toronto, Canada.

  • July 17, 2001

    Frogs, Fleas and Featherless Twins.

    Lecture. OCAD Summer Institute. Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Canada.

  • June 8, 2001

    Imaginative tactics and the corporate culture: Play as Strategy

    Lecture, LEGO Imagination Lab Foundation, Lausanne, Switzerland.

  • June 6, 2001

    Humanitarian Technology by Design

    Lecture. International University Menéndez Pelayo, Summer Course: Design and Designes for a New World. Barcelona,Spain.

  • November 4, 2000

    Freedom and Creative Expression: Rights without Responsibility?

    Lecture and Workshop, 3d Anahuac International Congress, Anahuac University, Mexico City, Mexico.

  • October 25, 2000

    The Flop to the Top

    Keynote. IDF 2000 International Design Forum 2000 Singapore, Singapore Trade Development Board.

  • March 22, 2000

    Challenges to Imagination: The Play of Everyday Life

    Lecture. Designskolen Kolding, Denmark.

  • March 21, 2000

    The Means of Meaning

    Conference. Danmarks Designskole Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • January 18, 2000

    Mastering Simplicity

    Lecture. Winterlude, Guelph University, Canada

  • November 23, 1999

    Play and Meaning

    Keynote. Universidad de Bogota Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Bogota, Colombia.

  • May 6, 1999

    Artifacts of Meaning

    Lecture. Fundacio Miro, Barcelona, Spain.

  • February 15, 1999

    The Condition of Being Undivided

    Lecture. 5th Festivital, Tel Aviv Center for Design Studies, Israel.

  • September 5, 1998

    Being and Becoming in the Humane Village.

    Conference. 1st International Congress of Applied Naturology, UNISOL, Florianopolis, Brazil.

  • May 25, 1998

    Means of Meaning

    Keynote & Conference. Beckmans Design School, Stockholm, Sweden

  • April 12, 1998

    As Clean as a Newborn’s Feet

    Conference. ONDI, Havana, Cuba.

  • March 20, 1998

    Humanity at Play: proposals for the rehabilitation of the Spirit

    Keynote. "Toy for Rehabilitation", UNESCO UNICEF/Rehabilitacion. Mexico City, Mexico.

  • March 9, 1998

    The Life of Ludic Artifacts

    Conference. Centro de arte La Estancia, Caracas, Venezuela.

  • November 21, 1997

    The PaKua Tetrad - Modes of Change

    Seminar. Oslo School of Architecture and Design. Oslo, Norway.

  • November 20, 1997

    Purpose and Manner in the New Artifact

    Conference. Norsk Form. Oslo, Norway.

  • November 18, 1997

    TheoDesign and the Architecture of the Soul

    Conference. Danish Design Center, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • October 8, 1997

    The Big Idea of Design

    Lecture. Escola de Disseny Elisava. Barcelona, Spain.

  • April 25, 1997

    Integrative Conceptual Frameworks

    Seminar, Kookmin University, Seoul, South Korea.

  • April 24, 1997

    Play is the Thing

    Conference. LG Corporate Design Center, Seoul, South Korea.

  • October 22, 1996

    Have Balls, Will Play

    Keynote. ICSID Interdesign ‘96 “Design Strategies for Regional Development”, Cuernavaca, Mexico.

  • July 18, 1996

    Play and The Human Condition

    Conference. Danish Design Center, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • June 6, 1996

    The Human Ecology

    Keynote. Ecodramas’96, San Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.

  • October 12, 1995

    Design as Integration

    Conference. International Symposium “Competitiveness in the Mercosul” . Laboratorio Brasilero de Diseno Industrial,Florianopolis, Brazil .

  • October 2, 1995

    Play is the Big Idea

    Keynote. LEGO Design Day, LEGO Group, Billund, Denmark.

  • September 23, 1995

    Defining Design for the 21st Century

    Keynote and moderator. The 19th ICSID, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • August 12, 1995

    Design and the Play of Games

    Inaugural address. The 19th Student Universiad / Koizumi Sangyo, Fukuoka , Japan.

  • July 6, 1995

    ToolToys - Tools with elements of play

    Conference. DDC, Copenhagen , Denmark.

  • June 16, 1995

    The Culture of Design in the New Millennium

    Keynote and moderator. “Natural Resources” Conference, IDSA, Santa Fe, U.S.A.

  • April 20, 1995

    The Big Idea of Design

    Conference. The Design Exchange. Toronto.

  • February 7, 1995

    Awakenings

    Lecture. SABS Design Institute , Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • February 6, 1995

    The Big Idea of Design

    Lecture. International Conference on Design Education. Peninsula Technikon, Cape Town, South Africa

  • January 24, 1995

    Design as a Relationship of Purpose

    Seminar. AIVE, Eindhoven - The Netherlands

  • November 4, 1994

    Redefining Design

    Conference. Barcelona Design Conference, Escola de Disseny Elisava. Barcelona, Spain.

  • October 10, 1994

    Design and the Aesthetic of Relationships

    Conference. World Industrial Design Symposium, Ewha University, Seoul, South Korea.

  • June 26, 1994

    Leadership through Knowledge.

    Conference. 12th ENEDI, Mexico.

  • May 23, 1994

    The Future of Design

    Conference. Universidade Catolica do Parana, Curitiba, Brazil.

  • May 22, 1994

    Form Follows Spirit

    Conference. International Forum "Design and Cultural Diversity", Florianopolis, Brazil.

  • March 12, 1994

    The Need of Function and the Form of the Spirit

    Conference. Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Monterey, Mexico.

  • March 5, 1994

    The Aesthetic of Relationships

    Conference. Design Exchange, Toronto.

  • October 8, 1993

    The Need to Play - Design Opportunities.

    Seminar. Barcelona Design Center, Barcelona, Spain.

  • August 22, 1993

    Cultural Anthropology & Product Development

    Conference. CETRA, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • August 20, 1993

    Play Behaviour & Product Opportunities.

    Conference. CETRA Taipei, Taiwan.

  • June 15, 1993

    A Humane Village : The Moral and Physical Dimensions of Social Change

    Workshop. IDCA - Reconstruction Ahead, Aspen, U.S.A.

  • May 13, 1992

    Historical Perspectives : Tools and Toys

    Conference. CETRA, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • May 11, 1992

    ToolToy : A Conceptual Matrix.

    Conference. CETRA, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • June 12, 1991

    Design in Context

    Conference. The Advanced Design Management Seminar.REIID Taipei, Taiwan.

  • June 6, 1991

    The Corporate Design Process

    Conference. The First Conference on Design Policy, Research and Education Institute for Industrial Design, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • May 27, 1990

    Total Design - When the Company is the Product

    Conference. Taipei International Design Week. CETRA, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • November 21, 1989

    The Tool Toy Concept

    Conference. International Design Interaction. Taipei, Taiwan.

  • October 24, 1989

    Globalization Strategies for Design

    Conference. International Brand Promotion Seminar. CETRA Taipei, Taiwan.

  • September 25, 1989

    Design for Markets or for People ?

    Conference. Sozosha College of Design, Osaka, Japan.

  • June 3, 1989

    Design for World Markets

    Conference.Toronto Design Conference, York University, Toronto.