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Keynotes and Speeches


  • International Association of Business Communicators Conference, University of Southern California. Keynote: "Crises - Why the Endless Cycle?" November 16, 2011.
  • Australasian Investor Relations Association – Annual Conference. Sydney. Keynote: “Reputation and Shareholder Value.” Sydney, November 26, 2010.


  • Investor Relations Association: "How Much Do You Want to Know? Narratives of Market Value." New York, November 6, 2013. (Upcoming.) 
  • Valor Partners / Banco Plural Conference - Rio de Janeiro: "Market Intelligence for Corporate Executives." Webinar. August 27, 2013. 
  • Conference Board: "Boards of Directors & Risk Management." International web seminar for senior executives. June 4, 2013.
  • Fordham University Graduate School of Business - Consortium for Trustworthy Organizations: "Managers are from Mars, Investors are from Venus." May 15, 2013.
  • Conference Board: "Governance & Crisis Communications." International web seminar for senior executives. April 23, 2013.
  • Conference Board Governance Academy: "Reputation, Risk Management, Crisis Communication." Two-hour Web seminar for senior executives, Mumbai, India. November 27, 2012.
  • National Investor Relations Institute [NIRI], Cincinnati. "Crisis and the Investor Relations Officer." December 13, 2011.
  • American Marketing Association, New York. "The Reputation Ceiling: Are YOU Your Brand's Biggest Problem?" October 12, 2011.
  • National Investor Relations Institute [NIRI] - Annual Conference, San Diego: Hour-long Author Interview Before a Live Audience. June 9, 2010.
  • United Nations University, New York: “Corporate Reputation and Social Responsibility.” March 10, 2010.
  • Canadian Council for the Americas Conference on Mining and Sustainability, Toronto: "Reputation Risk and Remediation: Can Miners and NGOs Work Together?” March 8, 2010.
  • 92nd Street Y – Tribeca – New York: “Reputation and Sustainability.” January 13, 2010.
  • New Jersey Graduate School of Business: “Why Reputation is Destiny.” February 1, 2010.
  • National Investor Relations Institute [NIRI], New York: "Corporate Reputation and the Investor Relations Officer.” March 23, 2010.
  • The Conference Board – Council on Communications Strategy, Princeton: Speech and Panel Moderator. “Are Crises Getting Out of Control?” October 28, 2010.
  • Columbia University Business School - Alumni Club of New York. Speech and Moderator. “Identifying Risk Before It Becomes a Crisis.” New York, November 4, 2010.
  • Australasian Investor Relations Association – Annual Conference, Sydney. “Socratic Dialogue on Risk.” November 25, 2010.


  • Fordham University Graduate School of Business, Consortium for Trustworthy Organizations, New York: "Summit on Restoring Trust in Business." October 2, 2012.
  • The Conference Board – 2011 Corporate Image and Branding Conference, New York. “Trends and Strategies – New Opportunities for a Dynamic Corporate Image and Meaningful Brands.” January 28, 2011.