J. Max Bond Center for Urban Futures

Private: Engagements


Affordable Housing Summit / GreenBuild– Resident Engagement; Philadelphia, PA
November 19, 2013

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Housing Resiliency Symposium, Detroit Case Study; Cambridge, MA.
November 16, 2013

Eco-District Annual Conference,Plenary Panel on Sustainable neighborhoods; Boston, MA
November 12, 2013

Annual Eero Saarinen Lecture,Detroit Future City; Yale University School of Architecture, New Haven, CT

October 31, 2013

Second Remaking Cities Congress,Detroit Case Study Presentation, Pittsburgh, PA

October 16-18, 2013

Mayors Institute on City Design, Housing People; Charleston, SC

October 16-18, 2013

University of Pennsylvania Energy Assets Conference;Philadelphia, PA

October 12, 2013

AIA New York Diversity Committee Inaugural J. Max Bond Annual Lecture,Design for the Just City, New York, NY,

October 4, 2013

2013 Association of Architectural Organizations [AAO] Conference;Encouraging Diversity in the Design Profession; Boston, MA

September 28, 2013

TEDCity 2.0,Detroit Future City; New York, NY

September 20, 2013

Spontaneous Interventions Chicago Exhibition Lecture Series;Chicago, IL

August 2013

SEED Network Founders Forum;Boston, MA

July 27, 2013

Enterprise Community Partners;JMBC Housing Research; New York, NY

October 31, 2013

Benefits Beyond the Site: A Community Development and Design Leaders Forum;Accountability in Affordable Housing Development; UPSTATE Syracuse University; Syracuse, NY

June 13-14, 2013

European Foundation Centre Annual General Assembly and Conference : Sustainable Cities-Foundations and Our Urban Future, UrbanSustainability: Planning for Change with Citizens; Copenhagen, Denmark

May28, 2013-June1, 2013

Design Criticism D-Crit Conference,School of Visual Arts; New York, NY

May 11, 2013

Culture Lab Detroit, Detroit Creative Corridor Center;Detroit, MI

April 18, 2013

40 Years of Women at Notre Dame Architecture Symposium, Detroit Future City; University of Notre Dame School of Architecture South Bend, IN

April 5-6, 2013

The College of Environmental Design Spring Lecture Series; University of California, Berkeley

April 1, 2013

Funders Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities Annual Conference 2013 Municipal Innovations: Detroit Future City, Memphis, TN

March 18-19, 2013

Columbia University Lecture in Planning Series (LIPS), Detroit Future City; New York, NY

February 26, 2013

Mayors Innovation Project, Washington, DC

January 15-16, 2013



(In)Equality Matters: The Enemy Between Use, The Graduate Center, City University of New York; New York, NY Richard Wilkinson and Toni L. Griffin

November 2012

Culture Now Symposium,Pratt Institute; New York, NY

November 2012

OpenLands 2012 Annual Luncheon Keynote Address;Chicago, IL

October 2012

Municipal Arts Society of New York Summit 2012;Election 2012 What’s at Stake: The Federal Government and the Future of New York City Panel; New York, NY

November 19, 2013

National Organization of Minority Architectures 40th Anniversary ConferenceDetroit, MI

October 2012

2012 American Society of Landscape Architecture Annual Conference,Legacy Cities + Innovative Landscapes; Phoenix, Arizona

September 28–October 1, 2012

Forum on Land and the Built Environment: The Contested City;Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University – Lincoln Institute of Land Policy – Harvard University Graduate School of Design Cambridge; Boston, MA

April 20 – 21, 2012

Belonging: A Conversation about Cities in Flux,Philadelphia Museum of Art

April 1, 2011

The Funders Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities’ 13th Annual Conference; Seattle, WA

March 26-28, 2012

Women Shaping Our World: Architecture, Gender and Space,Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum; Brooklyn, NY

March 17, 2012