- Keynote Speaker, Ring Ceremony at UCSD’ Jacobs School of Engineering, June 17, 2017.
- Plenary Talk, 62nd IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices Meeting, December 5, 2016.
- Invited Talk, Global Semiconductor Association, October 6, 2016.
- ACM Special Interest on Aritifical Intelligence, September 27, 2016.
- TiEcon, May 6, 2016. video
- Neuro-inspired Computational Elements Workshop (NICE), UC Berkeley, March 7, 2016. Video
- Panelist at The Senate and House Science and National Lab Caucuses, U. S. Senate, July 16, 2015.
- Distinguished Speaker, AI Lab, Stanford University, May 8, 2015.
- Invited Talk at The House Science and National Lab Caucus, U. S. Congress, February 24, 2015.
- Talk, "Brain-inspired Computing: A Decade-long Journey" at IBM's Cognitive Systems Colloquia, November 12, 2014. Video My Favorite Video!
- TED Institute Video. September 23, 2014.
- Panelist, Beyond von Neumann, Neuromorphic Systems and Architecture, Supercomputing 2014.
- Invited Talk, IIT Bombay Faculty Alumni Network Symposium, October 19, 2014.
- Invited Talk, MIT Digital Forum, June 10, 2014.
- Invited Talk, Council of Society of Scientific Presidents, December 7-9, 2012.
- Invited Talk, Honorable President Shimon Peres of Israel, March 5, 2012.
- Plenary Talk, International Joint Conference on Neural Network, August 2, 2011.
- Keynote, Design Automation Conference, June 2011.
- MasterWorks Lecture, Lawrence Livermore National Lab, April 13, 2011.
- Invited Talk, The Honorable H. E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President, United Republic of Tanzania, May 19, 2009.
- Invited Speaker, Media Roundtable to celebrate IEEE's 125th Anniversary, March 10, 2009.
- Invited Speaker, Singularity Summit 2008, October 25, 2008, San Jose, CA. Vision
- Speaker and Steering Committee Member, Decade of the Mind Symposium, May 20-21, 2007, Krasnow Institute, George Mason University, VA.
Panel Video (Part I and II):
- Co-Chair and Speaker, Cognitive Computing 2007, May 2-3, Berkeley, CA. Talk Video
- Chair, 2006 Almaden Institute