Writing. Making Ways.

Soraya Chemaly

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2018 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL), Two Truths and a Lie: Active Media Consumption in a Digital Age, May 31, 2018

Panelist, Women's Forum, Georgetown University. May 4, 2018 

Speaker, Win with Women Conference, American Women's Party, May 14, 2018 

The University of Penn Center for Media at Risk at Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication Keynote Speech for launch of Center, April 19

Maret, speaker, Day of Dialogue, April 3, 2018

NDI Expert Roundtable participant, "Masculinities and Politics: Examining Approaches to Securing Men’s Commitment to Gender Equitable Policies and Political Institutions" January 25-26

The Phillips Collection, speaker/panelist To Future Women panel, February 13

Georgetown Day School,  January 19, 2018, speaker, Summit on Sexual Assault 

Resisting Women's Political Leadership: Theories, Data, Solutions, Rutgers University Eagleton Institute, May 22-26, 2017

Feminism in the Age of Trump, NPR's Indivisible, April 17, 2017

American Association of University Women, How Women Internalize Sexism, Moderator, March 24, 2017

University of Texas, Austin, speaker, Online Harassment and Women in Journalism, March 23, 2017

Princeton University, Internet Hate Speech, Fake News, and Armies of Trolls, March 14, 2017

Council of Europe at the Commission on the Status of Women, New York, 13 March 2017

Can She Say That? Women Creating Civility Online, SXSW, March 12, 2017 (Cancelled)

Can We Take a Joke; When Outrage and Comedy Collide, Hunter College, March 9, 2017

Gender and Social Media, NYU, March 9, 2017

Keynote Speaker and workshop moderator, Gender Equality, Sexual Harassment and Violence, Berkeley Carroll School, New York, New York, February 24th

Armies of Trolls: A discussion of the Troll Farm Phenomenon, December 13, 2016

She Should Run National Conversation, Washington, DC December 6, 2016

Speaker, New York University and Center for Women's Global Leadership 25th Anniversary of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, November 30, 2016

GDS Policy Institute Sexual Assault and Consent Symposium, November 17, 2016

Women in Sports Media, Georgetown University, November 16, 2016

Yale Women's Leadership Initiative, November 12, 2016

2016 U.S. Election Program and Seventh Global Elections Organization Conference, Breakfast Plenary: Women’s Leadership in the Electoral Process: 2016 and Beyond 

WomenExplore, Boston, MA, October 20, 2016

2016 National College Media Convention, October 23, 2016

Canadian Parliament, Commission on the Status of Women, Sept 5, 2016

Women in Secularism Conference, September 23-25, 2016

Girls Globe Media Girls Govern Town Hall, George Washington University, September 14, 2016 

Gender and Education, Biennial Conference, Linköping University, Sweden , June, 15-17 2016

How Portrayals of Gender Shape Ideas about Sexual Violence, International Summit to End Sexual Violence, Fordham University, July 10-11, 2016

Keynote Panel - Trolls, Online Harassment and Women in Media, News Impact Summit, European Journalism Center and Google News Labs, London School of Economics, London: May 13, 2016   

Digital Security: The Global Experience of Girls and Women,  The ISC Project, April 6, 2016

Feminism in a Man's World, Georgetown Day School, Washington, DC May 6, 2015

Women Deliver, United Nations Foundation Journalism Fellowship, Copenhagen, Denmark, May 15- 19th, 2016

Speaker/Workshop Facilitator, ISC Global Workshop on Internet Freedom, May 10th

WMC Speech Project and Online Abuse, Georgetown University, April 12, 2016

Seeking Solutions To End Sexual Violence Symposium, Columbia University, April 10, 2016

SXSW, Online Harassment Panel with Jamia Wilson, Wendy Davis, Meredith Walker , Austin, Texas, March 13-16, 2015

Feminist.Org, New York, 20th Anniversary Conference, December 2, 2015 

Feminism, Free Speech and The Internet, University of Virginia, November 18, 2015

Sex, Gender and Politics, Reading and Discussion, Georgetown University, November 4, 2105,  Washington, DC 

Humans and Artificial Intelligence, 2015 THRIVALS, September 29, 2015 Louisville Ideafest, Louisville, KY

2015 Online News Association Conference, Online Harassment and Women in Journalism, Sept. 24-26, 2015 in Los Angeles.  Keynote Panel with Amanda Hess, Laurie Penny, Dr. Michelle Ferrier, Sarah Jeong. Video of panel discussion.

How Sexism Shapes Human Knowledge. TEDxBarcelona Women, June 10-11, 2015, Barcelona

Just Words: Free Speech and Social Change, May 1, 2015, Dartmouth College,  

Fulfilling The Beijing Platform's Call for a Multi-Sector Approach to Preventing and Eliminating Violence Against Women, Breaktthrough Panel, United Nations,  March 10, 2015, New York

Breaking The Mold, Women in Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Feb. 6, 2015, Boston

Harnessing the Media to Spotlight Violations of Women’s Human Rights, ABA Section of International Law’s 2015 Spring Meeting

Media and Rape Mythologies, Berkeley National Conference on College Sexual Assault and Violence, Media Workshop, Feb 27, 2015 Berkeley, CA. 

Ballard Spahr Women's Law Conference, Women and Media, April 29, 2015Philadelphia

Raise Your Voice: Effecting Change Through Social Media, Western Michigan University, March 3, 2015, Kalamazoo, MI

Diversity in Tech Panelist, State of the Net, The Newseum, Washington DC, Jan 27

Speaker, Rally For Equality, Constitution Day, Capitol Hill, Washington, DC September 2014

Womanity Conference, Arizona State University, April 18, 2104

Fulfilling the Beijing Platform’s Call for a Multi-Sector Approach to Preventing and Eliminating Violence Against Women, Breakthrough, February, 2014

Social Media and Activism Panel, 2015 YWCA USA Annual Conference

Feminist Perspectives on the First Amendment, a Conversation with Professor Mark Tushnet, Harvard Law School, March 10

Does Gender Inhibit Free Speech? Women in Leadership Conference, Yale Law School, Feb 1, 2014

Speaker, Women in Secularism Conference, September, 2014

Gender and Inequality, Why Women's Rights Still Matter, Sparer Symposium, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Feb 21, 2014

2014 Annual Women of Color Network Conference: The Intersection of Media, Sexual Violence, & Communities of Color, Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Violence, Nov 6

Keynote on Women in Society, Women's Month, Alma College, March, 2014

Speaker, We Are Women, Rally, Washington, DC March, 2104

Speaker, Digital Citizenship Forum, Digital Diplomacy Series, Italian Embassy, Washington, DC, February, 2014

Personal Democracy Forum Hashtag Activism Panel, June 2104

Georgetown University,  Culture Communication Technology, Guest Speaker, gender and digital media March 2014

George Mason, Guest Speaker on gender in media, May, 2014

American University, Guest Speaker on gender in the digital world, November 2014

Why Feminism?, Holton Arms School, October, 2014

The End of Men?, The Potomac School, May, 2014

Speaker, Women in Secularism Conference, September, 2013

Pen America, A Hangout with Erica Jong, September, 2013