2021 (to be updated soon) recent and upcoming engagements: Lumen Foundation, UNESCO Learning Summit, Digital Culture Series, Athens Science Festival, Digital Trust Summit, Opal Family Office Summit, Ars Electronica

2020 (to be updated soon): S.T.Arts (IRCAM, Centre George Pompidou, Paris), National Academy of Sciences, ISEA, Tel Aviv Art Science Festival, Broto Conference, Social Innovation Week and Quarter, UNESCO


  • World Affairs Council Global Changemakers (March 4, Hartford)
  • International Studies Association, (March 28, Toronto)
  • Global Health & Innovation, Yale (April 13-14, New Haven)
  • Global Platform launch @The New School (April 16, NYC)
  • Impact Investment Forum North (Sept., NYC)
  • UNGA Side Event, private New Babel preview (Sept. NYC)
  • Family Office Forum West (Oct. 24, Napa, CA)
  • New Babel @New School (November, NYC)
  • Endowment & Foundation Forum (November 7-8, Boston)
  • CODAME (December, San Francisco)
A New Global Agenda book launch, The New School, NYC, March 1st, 2018


  • NYC Book Launch, The New School (March 1, NYC)
  • Oblong Books, (March 3, Rhinebeck, NY)
  • Carlyle Summit, (March 19-21, Mt. Vernon)
  • UPenn Bookstore, Dollars & Change Wharton Radio (Mar. 29)
  • Ashoka U Exchange 2018, Boston (April 5-7, Boston, MA)
  • Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health (April 6, MA)
  • Innovation in Health Annual Forum, (April 9-10, Washington D.C.)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference, Yale (April 14-15, CT)
  • Garrison Institute Pathways Toward Planetary Health (Apr 17-19, NY)
  • Switchpoint Conference, (Apr. 26-27, NC)
  • ReGen 18, (May 1-4, San Francisco, CA)
  • Atlas Corps Fellows Global Leaders Lab, (Sept., Washington, D.C.)
  • Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), (Oct. 28- 31, Paris, France)
  • Social Venture Circle (SVC), (Nov. 1-4, Brooklyn, NY)
  • private November meetings (Monterrey, Mexico; Montreal, Canada)
  • Dartington Learning Lab, (December, Totnes, UK)

Diana featured on Knowledge@Wharton


  • International Studies Association, (February, Baltimore MD)
  • Innovations in Healthcare, (March, Washington DC)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference, (April, Yale University)
  • Regenerative Future Summit, (May, Boulder CO)
  • Kupona Foundation: private Strategy Session (June, NYC)
  • Social Impact Exchange, (June, NYC)
  • RMLE UnConference, (June, NYC)
  • UN High-Level Political Forum SDG Partnership Exchange, (July NYC)
  • UNGA Event on Safe Surgery, (Sept, NYC)


  • Ivy Leadership Summit, Global Health panel (Nov., Yale University)
  • Ivy Leadership Summit, Global Agenda leverage points workshop (Nov., Yale University)
  • UNGA Safe Surgery panel, The G4Alliance, GE Foundation (Sept., NYC)
  • Values in Action: A Woman’s Point of View (May, Hudson Valley)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference GHIC: Social Finance Innovation for Public Health (April, Yale University, New Haven)
  • Overture Inaugural Digital Humanitarian Salon (March, SoHo House, NYC)
  • Ashoka U Exchange: Funding Social Innovation (February, New Orleans)
  • Private Salon w/Simons Foundation: Social Finance for Global Surgery (January, Gradian Health Systems, NYC)


  • Inspiring Capital Women Social Entrepreneurs panel (October, NYC)
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation Inspiring Capital Summer Showcase (July, NYC)
  • PresenTense NYC Launch Night (June, NYC)
  • Global Engagement Summit (April, Northwestern University, Chicago)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference GHIC (March, Yale University, New Haven)
  • Knowledge@Wharton Video Series (February, Philadelphia)


  • Nazarian Social Innovator in Residence (Oct., Wharton Social Impact Initiative)
  • KickNYC Kick-off (Sept., Impact Hub NYC)
  • Inspire Impact Training: Values In Action VIA Impact (August, Inspiring Capital, NYC)
  • PresenTense Training (July, NYC) postponed
  • Inspire Impact Training: Values In Action VIA Integrity (July, Inspiring Capital, NYC)
  • LiquidTalent (June, NYC)
  • Inspire Impact Training: Values In Action VIA Inspiration & Intention (June, Inspiring Capital, NYC)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference GHIC (April, Yale University, New Haven)
  • Social Entrepreneurship Panel (April, Columbia University SIPA & MBA, NYC)
  • Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (April, Philadelphia)
  • That Matters! International Women’s Day Show (March, NYC)
  • Bard MBA Business Strategy (Spring, NYC)


  • Bard MBA Social Entrepreneurship (Fall, NYC)
  • Impact Investing for Green Innovation, Sustainable Business Series (Apr. NYC)
  • FAE Family Office Conference (Feb. NYC)
  • Clinton Global Initiative University (Apr. Wash U, St. Louis)


  • NowStreet Journal’s “Women Transforming Finance” Symposium (Dec. NYC)
  • Green Breakfast Club Speaker Series (Dec. NYC)
  • Ashoka Changemakers Emerging Social Innovators Boot Camp (May, NYC)
  • The New School New Challenge Conference (May, NYC)
  • Global Health & Innovation Conference (April 2012, Yale University, New Haven) Speaker
  • Social Venture Capital SE (April 2012, Miami)
  • Global Engagement Summit (April 2012, Northwestern University)
  • Clinton Global Initiative University CGIU 2012 (March, GWU, DC)
  • Wall St. Green Summit (March 2012, NYC)
  • The Slingshot Fund (March 2012, NYC)
  • The Foundation Center (Feb 2012, NYC)
  • Urban Youth Empowerment, ELNYA (Jan. 24, NYC)


  • Green Breakfast Club (December 2011, Citigroup, NYC) Featured Speaker
  • Fast Forward Fund & Social Innovators Collective (Nov 2011, Green Spaces, NYC) Speaker
  • The New School of Public Engagement (Fall 2011, NYC) Adjunct Professor
  • The Generation Project (TGP, June, Goldman Sachs, NYC), Keynote Speaker & Honoree
  • Pipeline Fund Fellowship (PFF) Angel Investor Conference (April, NYC), Panelist Speaker
  • Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU, April, UCSD, San Diego) Speaker & Workshop Facilitator
  • Global Engagement Summit, (GES, April, Northwestern U, Chicago), Speaker & Workshop Facilitator
  • Ashoka Changemaker Campus Exchange, (February, Duke U., Durham, NC) Workshop Facilitator
  • Milano School of Management, The New School (Spring 2011, NYC) Guest Lecturer
  • Parsons School of Design, The New School (Spring 2011, NYC) Adjunct Professor


  • Social Capital Market Conference (SoCap ’10, October, San Francisco), Workshop Facilitator
  • Clinton Global Initiative, (CGI, September, NYC) Blogger
  • The Unreasonable Institute (August, Boulder) Speaker & Mentor
  • Social Venture Network Conference (May, Pacific NW) Social Innovation Award Finalist Honoree
  • Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU, April, Miami) Speaker
  • Columbia University School of International Public Affairs (April, NYC) Guest Lecturer
  • Social Venture Capital: SouthEastSVC/SE (March, Miami) Moderator, & Panelist