Invited Talks & Conferences

2019 The 5th Mini Grid Action Learning Event, Accra, Ghana
“Launch of the Comprehensive Mini Grid Report” and “Enabling Business Environment”

2019 World Bank Master Class on Mini Grids, Washington, DC
“Mini Grids Market Snapshot”

2018 2nd International Conference on Solar Technologies & Hybrid Mini Grids to Improve Energy Access, Palma, Spain
“How to Make Mini-Grids More Sustainable?” and “Market Drivers for Scaling Up Mini Grids”

2017 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA
Paper Presentation: “A Multiple Case Study of Development Supply Chains for Household Solar Products Sold in Haiti” (Nominated for Best Student Paper in the OSCM Division)

2017 World Bank Master Class on Mini Grids, Washington, DC
“Introduction: What Are Mini-Grids, and Mini-Grid Business Models”

2017 EUROMA Sustainability Forum, Milay, Italy
Paper Presented: “A Multiple Case Study of Development Supply Chains for Household Solar Products Sold in Haiti”
Co-Chair of the “Social Entrepreneurship in Supply Chain Management” Session

2016 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA
Paper Presented: “Reconceptualizing Supply Chains Using the Stakeholder-Resource-Based View”
Chair of the “Socially Responsible Supply Chains” Session=

2016 Stanford University Graduate School of Business, Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (SEED), Palo Alto, US
Invited Seminar Speaker: “Creating, Delivering and Monetizing Commercial and Social Value in BOP Markets: An Exploration of Development Supply Chains”

2016 EurOMA Sustainability Forum, Lancaster, UK
Paper Presented: “Reconceptualizing Supply Chains using the Stakeholder-Resource-Based View”

2015 University of Toulouse Research Seminar, Toulouse, France
Invited Seminar Speaker: “Business Model Design and Innovation in Base of the Pyramid Markets”

2014 Cass I2E Society Seminar “Impact Investing and Impact Entrepreneurship,” London, UK
Invited Panel Speaker.

2013 UNDP Conference “Fighting Poverty with Power,” Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
“Can We Attract the Big Financial Players to Invest in Rural Electrification?”

2013 UK DFID Seminar “Green Mini-Grids”, London, United Kingdom
“From the Bottom Up: How Small Power Producers and Mini-Grids Can Deliver Electrification and Renewable Energy in Africa.”