Design Futures: Visions for Humane AI

Panel Session with Keller Easterling, Dr. Bree Trevena. MPavilion. Melbourne, Australia.


Infrastructures of Life

Panel Session with Keller Easterling, Dr. Bree Trevena, Eva Pnfannes, and Christian Benimana.  Living CIties Forum, Infrastructures of Life. Naomi Milgrim Foundation. Melbourne, Australia.


Psychotrophic adaptations: Infrastructures of Life in a Boiling World

Keynote. Living CIties Forum, Infrastructures of Life. Naomi Milgrim Foundation. Melbourne, Australia.


Open Civic Infrastructures for Climate Adaptation

Speaker. CivicSabha. Civic Data Lab, Rockefeller Foundation. New Delhi, India.


Next Gen Governance for Climate Futures

Speaker. Climate Futures 2. ASEAN Foundation, Nanyang Technological University Center for Contemporary Art. Siem Reap, Cambodia.


Living at the Limits of Predictability

Speaker. AA Global Forum: Conscious Cities. Architectural Association.


The Art of Paying Attention for 21st Century Living Cities

Keynote. Living Cities Forum. Naomi Milgrim Foundation, University of Melbourne School of Design, City Lab. Melbourne, Australia.


Next Generation Climate Adaptation for ASEAN

Lecture. Fullbright University. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.


Between Bots & the Biosphere

Keynote. Data Deluge Symposium, Flood Labs. New York University, New York.


Beyond Early Warning Systems, Learning from Local Wisdom

Speaker. Intergenerational Thinkshop for Hydromet Early Warning Early Action (EWEA):
The Engagement of Young Professionals in Disaster Risk Reduction. A Consortium for Capacity Building (CCB/University of Colorado, Boulder) Workshop hosted by the Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA). Cairo, Egypt.


Transforming Social Media into a life-saving system

Panel Session with Micheal V. SianiPar (Co-Chair, Y20 Indonesia), Angeline Callista (Managing Director, Nara Syngery), Leorede Thenu (Program Manager, Pijar Future Lestari Accelerator), Irma Sitompul (Director, Pratisara Bumi Foundation), Indra Dwi Prasetyo (Director, Pijar Foundation). Lecture. Pijar Foundation, Indonesia.


Making Disaster Preparedness go Viral: Selfies for Next-gen disaster risk reduction

Lecture. University of Hawai’i at Manoa, The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Thailand, Disaster Risk Reduction Center Universitas Indonesia (DRRC UI).


Towards Recovery and a Just Transition

Speaker with Andhyta F. Utama, Co-founder ThinkPolicy.  ThinkPolicy Live Session.


Developing a Proactive Global Strategy for Disaster and Crisis Philanthropy

Speaker on Panel with Derek Ray-Hill (Director of Charities Aid Foundation), Jessie Krafft (Senior Vice President of External Affairs at Charities Aid Foundation), Oscar Casalderrey (Director of Kopernik), Roberta Feliciano (Director of ABS-CBN Foundation).  AVPN Conference.


Safeguarding the Global Commons

Moderator for Panel discussion with Herlina Hartano (Executive Director of Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara), Joseph D’Cruz (CEO of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil), Kevin Lunzalu (Coordinator at the Kenyan Youth Biodiversity Network), Arga Mahanana Nugraha (Director
of Bank Raykat Indonesia).
Youth 20 (Y20 engagement group of G20) Pre-Summit. 


Youth Dialogue: Questioning Our Cities

Panel discussion with I Made Oketiawan, Nurhasanah Auliani, Novita Tan, Anneke Julianita, Chitra Subyakto, Muhammad Luthfi, Dara Kalili. World Wildlife Foundation (WWF)


Thinking Like an Archipelago : Design & Spatial Practice for Climate Change Adaptation in Indonesia

Panel discussion with Teti Argo, Ria Jhoanna Ducusin, Abidin Kusno York Center for Asian Research, York University, Canada


YSEALI Academy Seminar on Regional Environment and Resilient Development

Panel discussion with Koos Neefjes,  Le Viet Phu, Jenny Tue Anh Nguyen,Anatole Boute,  Puree Sirasoontorn
YSEALI Academy


Leveraging the Best in Technology to Deliver Private Sector Disaster Preparedness

USAID ADVANCE co-hosted Webinar with Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (KADIN) and National Emergency Management Agency (BNPB)


Environmental Architecture Studio Review

with Christina Geros, Irendra Radjawali , and Arus Kualan
Environmental Architecture Program Royal College of Art, London


Catalyst Change Makers Lab

Panel discussion with  Yura Natanegara, Dr. Harkunti Rahayu, 
Yayasan Anak Bangsa Bisa [non-profit organization of the GoTo Group]


Orang-orang and the Hutan

Platform Launch with Christina Geros, Nashin Mahtani, and Arus Kualan
Environmental Architecture Program Royal College of Art, London


Next Gen Mutual Aid

Udayana University, Bali


Crowdsourcing for Humanitarian Response and Recovery

Panel Speaker Project SHAKE
(Supporting Households and LGUs Awareness and Knowledge for Earthquake Preparedness)
Catholic Relief Services (CRS), Caritas Pasig, CSA Malolos, Manila


Youth in Tech

Keynote speaker
Ateneo de Manila University (AdMU), Manila


ICT4Good Asia

Panel with Lim Eyung, Hong Phuc Dong, Dong Xie, and Nashin Mahtani
National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore


Extreme Weather and Climate Conversations 

Keynote speaker
New York University, Shanghai


Yushan Forum: Resetting Priorities of Progress with Resilience

Panel with Nashin Mahtani, Dr. Alan Hao Yang, Do Thi Thuy Huong, Dr. Rudra Chaudhuri, Dr. Zara Stanhope, Rabea Brauer, Dr. I-Chung Lai
Taiwan-Asia Exchange Foundation (TAEF), Taiwan


Twitter Demo Days: Extreme Weather and Climate Conversations

Nashin Mahtani and Jim Moffit


Social media for civic co-management

Workshop with Nashin Mahtani & Harlan Hale
YSEALI (Young South East Asian Leaders Initiative) Fullbright Academy


Next Generation Disaster Risk Reduction

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Palu Produktif, Palu


Decolonial Images & Unsettling Practices

Workshop with Nashin Mahtani & Etienne Turpin
DRHA Conference, Humboldt University, Berlin


Just Enough for the City: Climate Change Lessons from the Asian Tropics

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani & Etienne Turpin
DRHA Conference, Humboldt University, Berlin

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Environmental Architecture Program Royal College of Art, London


Urban Collective Intelligence: From Crowd Sourcing to Crowd Logistics

Panel with Etienne Turpin, Daisy Tam, Deepthi Chand Alagandula, Nguyen Minh-Tam, Ferth Manaysay
Humanitarian and Emergency Logistics Innovation Expo, AHA
(ASEAN Coordinating Center for Humanitarian Assistance) Center


Humanitarian Chatbots for Climate Disaster Response and Recovery

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, Singapore


More or Less Subdued: Colonial Images and Capital Accumulation,

Lecture by Etienne Turpin and Nashin Mahtani
Architectural Association School of Architecture, London


(T)here & Now: on futures always already occurring elsewhere

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Peter Guo-hua Fu School of Architecture, McGill University, Montréal


Architectures of Nature: Water

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani and Nabi Agzamov
Viper Gallery, Prague


Between Bots and the Biosphere: on Architectures of Adaptation

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
University of Waterloo School of Architecture, Cambridge


Environmental Architecture

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Environmental Architecture Program Royal College of Art, London


Humanitarian Chatbots for Mutual Aid

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
GovLab, New York University


The New Normal: The City as Synthetic Cinema

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (cancelled due to COVID)


Between the Screen and the Planet: media, design and emergent practices of collective urbanism

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Triennale Milano, Milan


Banjir, Bots, and Gotong Royong: Strengthening Civic Participation for Climate Adaptation in Indonesia

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
@america, Jakarta


Crowd-sourced Disaster Mapping for Climate Adaptation

Lecture by Nashin Mahtani
National Disaster Management Agency, Jakarta


Disaster Prone and Tech Savvy

Panel Discussion with Dr. Agus Wibowo (Indonesia National Disaster Management Agency), and Ester Margaretha (Saraswati) Moderated by Dr Puji Pujiono (Pujiono Centre)
Australian Embassy, Jakarta


Software as Infrastructure for Climate Adaptation

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
World Culture Open, Olympic Plaza, Pyeong Chang


Software Infrastructures & Humanitarian Chatbots for Cities of the Anthropocene

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Strelka Institute for Media, Art, and Architecture, St. Petersburg


How architecture and urban design professions are changing in the age of digital transformation

Panel Discussion with Leo Stuckardt (MVRDV) and Matthew Claudel (MIT) moderated by Igor Sladoljev
Strelka Institute for Media, Art and Architecture, St.Petersburg


Digital Media and Social Change in Indonesia

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Atma Jaya University, Jakarta


Open Data for Earthquake Response & Preparedness

workshop by
Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) University, Surabaya


Software for the City Yet to Come

lecture by Nashin Mahtani and Etienne Turpin
Beyond Change: Swiss Design Network Research Summit
FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel


Transversal Design for Ecologies of Scale

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
University of Waterloo School of Architecture, Cambridge


Sowing the Seeds: Platform Cooperativism for Asia

a discussion with Albert Liu (BTW Ride-Sharing), Jessamine Pacis (Foundation for Media Alternatives in the Philippines), and Ali Ercan (Needs Map)
Platform Coop Consortium
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Practicing Deep Time

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Time Span  Museum, Helmsdale, Scotland


Urban and Social Design Forum

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Atma Jaya University, Jakarta


Whose City Is It?

lecture and workshop by Nashin Mahtani and Pritta Andrani
The 5th Urban Social Forum
SMA Negeri 3, Bandung


Urban Ecologies and Software Infrastructures

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
the New Art Fest '17
Museum of Natural History and Science, Lisbon


Post-Internet Cities

lecture by Nashin Mahtani
Museum of Art, Architecture, and Technology (MAAT) with e-flux Architecture, Lisbon


Cross Disciplinary Approaches to Analyzing Flood Risk in Jakarta

lecture by Nashin Mahtani and Pritta Andrani
UNTAR Tarumnanagara University with Northeastern University,  Jakarta

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
lecture by Nashin Mahtani and Christina Leigh Geros
FOSSASIA (Free and Open Source Software Asia)
Science Center, Singapore

The Impossibility of Mapping (Urban Asia)
in discussion with Giovanni Dessy Austriningrum (Bandung City Watch), Hong Phuc Dang (FOSSASIA), and Christina Leigh Geros
Nanyang Technological University Center for Contemporary Art (NTU CCA), Singapore

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