Project Portfolio

UIX Global approaches Innovation Ecosystem Development from a strong and integrated base of urban planning, policy development, community engagement, and public open space design experience. This portfolio includes more recent UIX Global Smart City and Cleantech projects as well as earlier-career projects from which we developed our network of international partners, and honed our skills as community development specialists.

Speaking/Teaching Engagements:


TEDx Black Rock City; Paradigm Shift theme
Burning Man Festival; August 29th, 2013

MLOVE Confestival. 25 June 2015, Hamburg, Germany. Image ©Dan Taylor/Heisenberg Media -

MLOVE Future Cities ConFestival
Hamburg, Germany; June 24th, 2015


Catalyst Week Speaker Series
Las Vegas, Nevada; March 27th, 2014

Civic Hackers and Social Innovation; Roundtable Discussion with Leaders from the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Area
Ferrara, Italy; May 14th, 2015

Urban Innovation Ecosystems; New Paradigms in Mobility and Accessibility
Fiat Chrysler (Boston, MA, offsite); May 11th, 2013

Innovation and Sustainability District Tour of Central San Francisco
Boeing China NDRC Executive Development Program; August 31st, 2012

Entrepreneurship in Civil & Environmental Engineering
Stanford University Center for Professional Development; 2012, 2013

Visiting Lecturer, Design Thinking Process: Future Cities; Smart, Healthy, Creative, & Sexy
UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design; August 1st, 2014

Visiting Critic, Master of Urban Design (MUD); Final Thesis Review
UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design; 2011-2014

Visiting Lecturer, Building Resilient Responses to Climate Change Risks through Collaborative Community Partnerships
Lokey Graduate School of Business at Mills College (CSRB); December 6, 2014

Visiting Critic, Department of Landscape Architecture
UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design; 2011-2015

Visiting Lecturer, Social Ventures
California College of Arts Design MBA Program; 2012-2014

Visiting Lecturer, Sustainable Urban Development, Economics, and Policy
Presidio Graduate School MPA Program; 2012-2014

Thailand Delegation Guide; Downtown Berkeley Innovation Ecosystem Tour
Bay Area Green Tours; April 17th, 2014

Global Systems Engagement for Social Venture Success
Impact HUB Bay Area Workbench; 2012, 2013


Prototyping the Future 2017


Prototyping the Future 2016 Expo & Conference


Puglia Smart Lab Technology Venture Learning Journey


Prototyping the Future Expo & Conference 2014


Chinese Federal NDRC Tour


Whittier Boulevard Downtown Improvements

Whittier Boulevard Artist’s rendering

Yuba City Downtown Revitalization


Livermore CA Downtown Revitalization

Minolta DSC

Rapa Nui Sustainable Development Study


Alagoas Coral Coast Strategic Plan


SUAPE Global Regional Development Strategy


Valparaiso Chile Preservation Strategy