·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): The Caterpillar and the Butterfly: Stories of Real Transformation; Paper Development Workshop (PDW) August 2021, Online

 

·       Speaker, Academy of Fine Arts & Fashion Industry Leaders ; Fashion & Sustainability: Speaking about the environmental and human rights footprint of fashion industry and its influential power over consumer behavior. Presented the concept in two different sessions to both academic and professional practitioners; July 2021

 

·       Speaker, Kaleido retreat; Imagining a modern spiritual and sustainable future: Speaking about spirituality and value systems for a sustainable socioeconomic development focusing on inclusiveness and the concepts of duality/non-duality; September 2020

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Building Meaningful International Research Collaborations; Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2020, Online

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): From Inclusive Thought to Action: How Can We Develop Individuals That Shape a More Inclusive World? Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2019, Boston, MA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): International Research and Teaching Collaboration in an Epoch of Inclusive Organizations. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2019, Boston, MA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Improving Student Lives Through International Teaching Collaborations. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2018, Chicago, IL

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Management Education for Responsibility and Ethics: An International Perspective. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2017, Atlanta, GA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Forming International Teaching Networks. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2017, Atlanta, GA.

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): What Happens When You Develop the Sustainability Mindset? Stories, Tools, Transformation. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2016, Anaheim, LA.

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Forging International Research Collaborations of Consequence Research Collaborations. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2016, Anaheim, LA.

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Creating Meaningful Organizations: Role of Values, Spirituality, Mindfulness and Leadership. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2016, Anaheim, LA.

 

·       Plenary Speaker, International Conference on Entrepreneurship: Sustainable Entrepreneurship Learning and Practice; February 2016, Manila, Philippine.

 

·       Speaker, with Steve Schein at the American University of Paris (AUP): Sustainable Business Management from Ecological and cultural values perspectives; September 2015, Paris, France.

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Storytelling about developing a Sustainability Mindset around the globe. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Using the Power of Spiritual and Religious Words to Create a Sustainable and Responsible World. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2014, Philadelphia, PA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM); Fostering International Teaching and Research Collaborations. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2014, Philadelphia, PA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM): Naming Creates Awareness and intention: How to Develop Sustainability Mindfulness in Action Management education for the future. Paper Development Workshop (PDW); August 2014, Philadelphia, PA

 

·       Presenter, Academy of Management (AoM); Management education for the future. Paper Development Workshop (PDW): Using the 10th principle of the UN Global Impact on Anti-Corruption to Develop Corporate Sustainability with Integrity, August 2013, Orlando, FL.

 

·       Speaker, World Investment Conferences North Africa (WIC North Africa): Presented and discussed on Talent, Education and Entrepreneurship.” March 2013, Marrakech, Morocco.

 

·       Présentation, L’interculturel et le développement : Université Dauphine, Paris & Université Paris Ouest, Paris, France ; Février 2013.

 

·       Speaker and panel moderator, Les Ateliers de la Terre (the Planet Workshops) Conference: A stimulating discussion on Non-Religion, traditional Spirituality and Sustainable Development and the relationship of humanity to sustainability. The panelists discussed their teachings and how these relate to humanity’s relationship to nature as well as the purpose of life and how to teach global citizenship.  September 2012, Evian, France.

·       Speaker and panel moderator at the i7Summit, Shaping Talent for Tomorrow’s Innovation: The focus was on how best to prepare the next generations with the skills needed for the sustainable development—where entrepreneurs, small business owners and individuals are internationally active in innovation, technology, and socioeconomic and environmental initiatives. The general consensus was on the need to move away from knowledge-feeding academic models and instead train individuals with general knowledge who can specialize in a given field. A stronger focus on teaching how to learn will better equip the new generation to make impactful change. Recommendations from this conference were submitted as a proposal to the G20; October 2011, Chantilly, France.

 

·       Speaker and panel moderator, Les Ateliers de la Terre (the Planet Workshops) Conference: A stimulating discussion on Religion, Spirituality and Sustainable Development and the relationship of humanity to sustainability. The panelists discussed their religions’ teachings and how these relate to humanity’s relationship to nature as well as the purpose of life and how to teach global citizenship.  September 2011, Evian, France.

 

·       Interview, Human Resources’ role during and after a Mergers and Acquisition Deal, in The Human Factor. The HR and business leadership magazine. Planman Media, September 2011.

 

·       Interview, Radio France International (RFI). Arab Spring: a social movement; an interview about the ongoing unrest in North Africa and the Middle East and the issue of the generational gap in paternalistic societies.  April 2011

 

·       Présentation, Perspective organisationnelle en passant de l’interculturel à la diversité culturelle au multiculturel. Colloque international : L’interculturel en entreprise, aspects civilisationnels, économiques, historiques, juridiques, linguistiques..., Université Dauphine, Paris & Université Paris Ouest, Février 2011.

 

·       Interview, Leveraging cultural diversity at multinationals, in “A Vision….” ADP (Borderless Human Resources) publication, November 2010.

 

·       Closing keynote speaker, the i7 summit meeting on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Society (TIES). Speaking on Sustainable society needs sustainable industry and about the importance of active participation of the private sector in socioeconomic development and environmental initiatives. The i7Summit global conference included a selected group of 300 high-level leaders around the World. Paris, France, October 2010.

 

·       Session Chair and Reviewer, Corporate governance and corporate social responsibility session: The EuroMed Academy of Business; University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy, 2009.

 

·       Presentation, Cultural Factors in International Mergers and Acquisition. 6th International Conference on Knowledge, Culture & Change in Organizations, Tuscany, Italy, 2006.

 

·       Guest speaker, Middle Eastern and Western Cultural Differences. The George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2002; 2003.

 

·       Guest speaker, A path to becoming a high-performing organization. Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) of U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), annual conference. Arlington, VA, 2002.

 

·       Panel Chair, E-business Globalization Issues. International Academy of E-Business (IAEB) Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2001.

 

·       Panel Participant, E-business: Pedagogical Approaches & Issues. International Academy of E-Business (IAEB) Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2001.

 

·       E-business: Pedagogical Approaches & Issues. Panel Participant, International Academy of E-Business Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2001.

 

·       Going Global: A cross-cultural simulation. Presentation, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Washington, D.C. July 1998.

 

·       Multidimensional Paradigm: A Competitive Advantage for Global Firms. Understanding Cultural Differences and Creating the Right Diversity Mix to Support and Implement the Firm's Global Mission. Presentation to the Global Orientation Program, Coopers & Lybrand, L.L.P. Malaysia, Kuala-Lumpur. April 1998.

 

·       Understanding Cultural Differences. Guest Speaker, American University, Washington Semester Program, April 1997.