- November 17, 2016. Celebrity Culture and Power-Between Culture and Politics. Copenhagen, Denmark. Organized by Nordic Celebrity Studies Network, Supported by the Dept. of Nordic Studies, University of Copenhagen. Book launch with Lisa Ann Richey, Lene Bull Christiansen, Johanna Hood and Annika Bergman Rosamond.
- February 6-8, 2015. Conference on Global Humanitarianism and Media Culture, University of Sussex, UK. Panel on Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations with Lisa Ann Richey, Dan Brockington, Alexandra Cosima Budabin, and Lene Bull Christiansen. See twitter and IRIN coverage.
- September 7-8, 2015. UK Development Studies Association annual conference: Global Development as Relationship: Dependence, Interdependence or Divide? Bath, UK.
- November 5-6, 2015. The 3rd Joint Nordic Conference on Development Research, School of Global Studies (SGS), University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden. Panel on Making Development Sexy, Funny, and Cool? The Challenges of New Public Engagements in North-South Relations.
- March 16-19, 2016. International Studies Association 57th Annual Convention. Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Panel on Celebrities in International Politics: Humanitarianism, Diplomacy and Advocacy.
- March 29 – April 2, 2016. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. San Francisco, California, USA. Panel on The Politics of Celebrity Humanitarianism, Advocacy and International Development.
- April 14-15, 2006. International Research Conference Everyday Humanitarianism: Ethics, Affects and Practices. London School of Economics and Political Science.
- April 29, 2016. Book launch seminar on the book Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations: Politics, Place and Power. Roskilde University, Denmark.