Speaking engagements


  • July 21, 2021: Panel at Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity at UC Berkeley
  • June 8, 2021: Panel at CHAI annual conference on "How to achieve cooperation (and not schisms) between nations, industries, and civil societies in addressing AI risk?"
  • May 14, 2021: Talk at NASA on "Responsible Research and Publication practices"
  • May 12, 2021: Interviewed for the Towards Data Science podcast on the topic of "Should all AI research be published?"
  • March 24, 2021: Talk at MIT AI safety group on "Responsible Publication Norms for AI Research"
  • March 11, 2021: Talk at BBC AI & ML group on "Responsible Publication Norms for AI Research"
  • March 2, 2021: Panelist for Oxford Internet Institute "Ethics in AI Seminar Series: Responsible Research and Publication in AI"
  • February 17, 2021: Talk at Mensa East Anglia on "Too dangerous to publish?"
  • January 27, 2021: Talk at ICO Futures Forum on "Responsible Publication Norms for AI Research"
  • January 14, 2021: Talk at Skeptics in the Pub Online on "Too Dangerous to Publish? Navigating the high-stakes nature of AI research"


  • December 12, 2020: Co-organizer and panel moderator for NeurIPS workshop on "Navigating the Broader Impacts of AI Research"
  • November 17, 2020: Panelist for EMNLP panel on "Publishing in an era of Responsible AI: How can NLP be proactive? Considerations and Implications"
  • Moderator: Mona Diab; Panelists: Emily Bender, Rosie Campbell, Allan Dafoe, Pascale Fung, Meg Mitchell, Saif Mohammad


  • October 23 2019: BBC Panel at Mozfest on "Too Dangerous to Ship?"
  • January 29, 2019: Talk at SF AI & Emerging Tech meetup on "Demystifying Deep Neural Nets"



  • November 9, 2017: Talk at Greater Manchester Skeptics Society on "Do I actually need to worry about AI?"
  • May 2017: Talk at Front Trends conference on "Demystifying Deep Neural Nets"
  • March 30, 2017: Talk at Render Conf on "Demystifying Deep Neural Nets"
  • February 23, 2017: Talk at Manchester Futurists on "The Singularity"


  • September 2015: MCR BarCamp talk on "Pareidolia"
  • March 6, 2015: Talk at jQueryUK on "Designing for displays that don't exist yet"


  • September 2014: Talk at JS Conf EU on "Designing for displays that don't exist yet"


  • November 14, 2013: Lightning talk at 300 Seconds on "Surviving in a hungry tribe with game theory"