2012    XAVL “Convergence” Design Curator invited to be Design Curator of an interdisciplinary interactive performance as well as panelist:  DESIGN Martha Skinner (10^10/Clemson University) and Steve Miggas (Aerotype), ART Jennifer Gordon (ARTS2PEOPLE), MUSIC / ENTERTAINMENT Skytree (Re:Evolution Media), PRO-AUDIO Geary Yelton (Music Technology Journalist) and Jude Weinberg (UNCA Audio Professor)


2011    International Pollinators Week Martha Skinner discussed the relationship between Pollination and the Exponential Power of Design with five women: Tammy Horn, Debra Roberts, Ashley English, and organizer Sister J SpiritVoice at the Altamont Theater Company in Asheville.


2011    HATCHING Haiti. Martha Skinner founder of 10^10 participated in a panel during HATCH in Asheville with other women panelists working in Haiti: Janell Kapoor of Kleiworks, Leah Quintal of American Green. Moderator: Lorin Mallorie.


2010    Sustainability Practice Network – Biomimicry: Principles of Nature Influencing Design New York University. Panelists: David Benjamin, Director of the Living Architecture Lab at GSAPP and Principal at The Living, Martha Skinner, Co-founder, Field Office, Professor, Clemson University.

Natalie Jeremijenko, Professor, UCSD Global Distinguished Visiting Professor, The College of Arts and Science, New York University, Mark Dorfman, Green Chemistry Naturalist, Biomimicry Guild


2010    New Paradigms in Communicating Design Culture, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA)

Moderated by Armando Montilla.


2010    UC Berkeley Haiti Summit –  Berkeley, California.

Presentation with Dustin White and participation in break out session.


2009    Spots on Schools – Beyond Media/ Oltre I Media – Stazione Leopolda, Florence Italy

Invitation to be participate in the VISIONS discussion. Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Facolta di Architettura and iMage.


2007    HATCHfest  – Asheville, North Carolina

Invited panelist.


2007    CELA 2007 – Penn State, Pennsylvania

Invited panelist at Distance Education Conference. Another Look at High Definition Synchronous Telepresence, Rich Media and 24/7 Digital Design.

Other panelists: Nancy Pollock-Ellwand, Professor and Chair School of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design, The University of Adelaide, Australia; Sadik Artunc, Professor and Head, Department of Landscpae Architecture, Mississippi State University, MS; Madis Pihlak, Professor, Penn State, Pennsylvania.


2007    Design Week 2007 – Santa Fe, New Mexico

Invited panelist. Design Matters Conference, Design for Good Panel.

Key Note: Dennis Little, Former Chief Designer General Motors, Cadillac Studios and EV1, Electric Car. Other Panelists: Aaron Bohrer, H-Haus; Carol Burns, Ironwood Films;  Mike Sukle, Sukle Advertising and Design; William Heath, Lilibug Scooter.


2005    Spots on Schools – Beyond Media/ Oltre I Media, Stazione Leopolda – Florence Italy

Invitation to be participate in the SCRIPT discussion. Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Facolta di Architettura and iMage.


1998    New Designers New Materials Forum  – New York, New York

Invited  panelist. fieldoffice, Studio 360, Scott Habjan – AIA Young Architects Group and The Van Alen Institute.

Moderated by Paola Antonelli, editor of Mutant Materials and curator of Design and Architecture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.