Amazon Head Office “Fishbowl” Event

Honored to be asked by Amazon to come to their Seattle head office to be on stage for some Q&As at their large-scale "fishbowl" event for staff and families.  

Impact Alpha UN Week


Excited to be discussing impact-investing lessons from my novel The Man with No Borders while joining Andrew Lee, UBS's managing director, on a panel moderated by David Bank, editor of Impact Alpha. Hanging with some seriously smart people in this invitation-only event. Should be fun.  

Cultural Vistas Gala

Cultural Vistas Tribeca Rooftop, 2 Desbrosses Street, New York, NY

Honored to be the keynote speaker at the awards gala of Cultural Vistas, a fantastic organization that runs cultural exchanges for some of the world's finest institutions.

The “Cultures Collide” Tour: Understanding the Slam Dance in the Mosh Pit of a Borderless World

‘Cultures Collide’ Tour: Understanding the slam-dance in the mosh pit of a borderless world Building 240, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

Cultural Vista's talented CEO Jennifer Clinton, teaming up with Hostelling International, have engaged me to start a speaking tour themed "cultures collide," using my three novels as a jumping off point to discuss the immense blessings and real dangers that occur when different cultures bang up against each other. First stop on the tour will […]