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Panelist // The Faulkner House Words and Music Festival

New Orleans, LA 2011

Chief Inmate // Chris Ruen’s Terrible Idea: A Marathon Reading of Freeloading

Brooklyn, NY 2012 (photos)

Panelist // The Future of Music Coalition Policy Summit

Washington, DC 2012 (video)

Live from the NYPL Music and Copyright in the Digital Era: DAVID BYRNE in conversation with CHRIS RUEN

New York, NY 2012 (video)

Keynote Speaker // Global Forum at Canadian Music Week w/David Lowery and Chris Castle, Washington DC

Toronto, ON 2013 (video)

Panelist // World Creators Summit

Washington, DC 2013

Panelist // Melbourne Writers Festival – Appearances with Simon Reynolds, Andrew Mueller and Elmo Keep

Melbourne, Victoria 2013 (web)

Panelist // Eurosonic Noorderslag Music Festival and Conference

Groningen, Netherlands 2014 (links to panels)

Organizer + Master of Ceremonies // Artists’ Pay For Radio Play Rally and Concert w/Marc Ribot, David Byrne, Mike Mills, John McCrea etc.

New York, NY 2014 (coverage by NY Times, Billboard, Newsweek and more)

Moderator // On Copyright 2014 – Conversation with Creators feat. Marc Ribot and Tift Merritt

New York, NY 2014 (video)

Speaker // TEDx Albany– Remapping a Broken Internet

Albany, NY 2014 (video)

Moderator // Association of Performing Arts Presenters Conference – Content Creators Coalition discussion feat. Rosanne Cash, Marc Ribot, Melvin Gibbs, and Sarah Manning

New York, NY 2015 (article)

Speaker // Release Event for Gorrones, Organized by La Coalicion

Madrid, Spain 2016