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Autodesk Redshift
[July 12, 2018] Documentary, Josh celebrates Wendell Castle’s legacy in Autodesk Redshift video
San Rafael, CA USA

Partners + Napier
[April 25, 2018] Invited Lecture, Sparking Dialogue
Rochester, NY USA

Zhejiang University of Technology
[March 24, 2018] Invited Lecture, Decoding Design
Hangzhou, CHINA

Design Daily
[March 11, 2018] Design Daily, Invited Interview
New Delhi, INDIA

Viva I’Italia, Rochester Institute of Technology
[March 8, 2018] Invited Lecture, Design: The Italian Connection
Rochester, NY USA

DESIGNSORI
[February 20, 2018] Invited Interview, Josh discusses process and Torq Nutcracker for OTHR
New York, NY USA

Domus Academy
[February 15, 2018] Invited Lecture, Decoding Design
Milan, ITALY

Thought At Work
[October 21, 2017] Invited Lecture, Product Timecapsule Presentation
Rochester NY USA

Xerox
[August 21, 2017] Invited Lecture, Xerox Experience Design Group
Rochester, NY USA

Autodesk Education Conference
[August 10, 2017] Invited Lecture, The Future of Design & Manufacturing Education
San Francisco, CA USA

Freunde von Freunden
[April 28, 2017] Invited Interview, Josh Owen advocates for socially relevant and impactful design
Berlin, GERMANY

OTHR
[October 10, 2016] Invited Interview, Please Meet Josh Owen
New York, NY USA

Seoul National University
[October 4, 2016] Invited Lecture, The 14th International Design Culture Conference
Seoul, KOREA

Post
[March 1, 2016] Invited Interview, A Step Inside the Home and Mind of RIT’s Chair of Industrial Design
Rochester, NY USA

CCAD Beeler Gallery
[February 18, 2016] Invited Lecture, Visiting Artists & Scholars
Columbus, OH USA

Design Trends
[February 4, 2016] Invited Interview, An Interview with Renowned Product Designer Josh Owen
Mercer Island, WA USA

Domaine de Boisbuchet,
[October 12, 2015] Visual Documentary, Contradiction And Connectivity
Lessac, FRANCE

Domaine de Boisbuchet
[September 15, 2015] Invited Lecture, Boisbuchet Community Lecture
Lessac, FRANCE

Steelcase
[June 23, 2015] Invited Lecture, Curious Minds
Grand Rapids, MI USA

Memorial Art Gallery
[May 21, 2015] Invited Lecture, Hidden Passions: Hyphenated Lives Series
Rochester, NY USA

Wanted Design
[May 19, 2015] Invited Lecture, Design Forum
Brooklyn, NY USA

Bloomberg
[April 22, 2015] Invited Interview, This Design Professor Makes Products With No Labels On Them
New York, NY USA

Helen Hamlyn Center for Design
[March 25, 2015] Invited Lecture, Work-in-Progress Dinner
London, UK

Royal College of Art
[March 24, 2015] Invited Lecture, Professional Practice
London, UK

Arizona State University
[February 18, 2015] Invited Lecture, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Tempe, AZ USA

Muskingum University
[September 23, 2014] Invited Lecture, Department of Engineering Science
Columbus, OH USA

Core77
[September 09, 2014] Invited Interview, Josh Owen on Achieving Deep Focus, Having Zero Productivity Tricks, and Why the Best Part of His Job Is Empowering Others to Succeed
New York, NY USA

Hyundai Corporate Headquarters
[August 10, 2014] Invited Lecture, Ignite Creative Passion Series
Los Angeles, CA USA

DIS · Danish Institute for Study Abroad
[August 01, 2014] Invited Lecture, Architecture and Design Programs
Copenhagen, DENMARK

Design Milk
[June 03, 2014] Invited Interview, Wanted Design 2014
San Diego, CA USA

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey
[January 21, 2014] Invited Lecture
Monterrey, MEXICO

Architizer
[November 21, 2013] Invited Interview, Josh Owen’s Modern Menorah Design Is A Hanukah Miracle
New York, NY USA

GoLocalProv
[November 20, 2013] Invited Interview, College Guide 2013: Tips from Famous Alumni
Providence, RI USA

Forbes
[April 29, 2013] Invited Interview, Far Future Of The Living Room
Jersey City, NJ USA

Entrepreneur
[February 7, 2013] Invited Interview, How to Defend Your Designs Against Knockoffs with Josh Owen
Irvine, CA USA

Design Milk
[December 10, 2012] Invited Interview, Friday Five with Josh Owen
San Diego, CA USA

Lawrence Technological University
[October 25, 2012] Invited Lecture, College of Architecture and Design
Detroit, MI USA

Beijing University of Forestry
[September 28, 2012] Invited Lecture, Industrial Design and University community
Beijing, CHINA

Corning Museum of Glass
[June 14, 2012] Invited Interview, GlassLab Design Session: Josh Owen
Corning, NY USA

University of The Arts
[March 26, 2012] Invited Lecture, Industrial Design Program
Philadelphia, PA USA

University of Pennsylvania
[February 13, 2012] Invited Lecturer, Department of Architecture
Philadelphia, PA USA

Rochester Institute of Technology
[December 13, 2011] Invited Lecturer, How design thinking applies to fund raising
Rochester, NY USA

designboom
[December 2, 2011] Invited interview, Josh Owen studio visit
New York, NY USA

Kontextur blog
[September 29, 2011] Invited Interview, Kontextur Questions Josh Owen
New York, NY USA

Fabrica [Benetton Communication Research Centre]
[July 11, 2011] Invited lecturer, Presentation to Grant Holders
Treviso, ITALY

Rochester Institute of Technology
[March 16, 2011] Invited Lecturer, Vignelli Center for Design Studies “Design Conversations” Series
Rochester, NY USA

University of Pennsylvania
[February 14, 2011] Invited Lecturer, Department of Architecture
Philadelphia, PA USA

Linea Editorial Book
[January 1, 2011] Invited Interview, Gastrommellerie: Food and Drink Design
Barcelona, SPAIN

Rochester Institute of Technology
[September 30, 2009] Invited Lecturer, Department of Industrial Design
Rochester, NY USA

Art Center College of Design
[September 22, 2009] Invited Lecturer, Department of Product Design
Pasadena, CA USA

Elogico
[May 17, 2009] Invited Interview, Sustainabitaly
New York, NY USA

Rhode Island School of Design
[April 17, 2009] Invited Lecturer, Department of Industrial Design
Providence, RI USA

The Art Institute of Philadelphia
[March 9, 2009] Invited Lecturer, Industrial Design Technology
Philadelphia, PA USA

Designfeast
[January 1, 2009] Invited Interview, Designer and Educator Josh Owen
Chicago, IL USA

University of Pennsylvania
[November 12, 2008] Invited Lecturer, Weiss Tech House
Philadelphia, PA USA

Design Within Reach Showroom
[October 16, 2008] Invited Lecturer, Public presentation of SOS Stool project
Philadelphia, PA USA

Fabrica [Benetton Communication Research Centre]
[July 9, 2008] Invited Lecturer, Presentation to Grant Holders
Treviso, ITALY

Wilsonart’s The Statement
[April 4, 2008] Invited Interview, The Statement: Personalities
Temple, TX USA

Charter High School for Architecture and Design
[April 2, 2008] Invited Lecturer, Junior Class
Philadelphia, PA USA

Rhode Island School of Design
[February 28, 2008] Invited Lecturer, Depts. of Industrial Design + Furniture Design
Providence, RI USA

Nuova Accademia Di Belle Arti Milano
[November 7, 2007] Invited Lecturer, “The Philadelphia Experiment”
Milan, ITALY

Art Institute of Chicago
[October 29, 2007] Invited Lecturer, AIADO
Chicago, IL USA

The Cranbrook Academy
[October 25, 2007] Invited Lecturer, 3D Department
Bloomfield Hills, MI USA

Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Event
[September 29, 2007] Invited Lecturer, Fosters Urban Homeware
Philadelphia, PA USA

The Mix: Beyond Design 101
[May 1, 2007] Philadelphia Magazine, Invited Interview
Philadelphia, PA USA

Pratt Institute
[February 8, 2007] Invited Lecturer, Department of Industrial Design
Brooklyn, NY USA

Cornell University
[February 28, 2006] Invited Lecturer, Sponsored by Cornell Council for The Arts, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art,
Ithaca, NY USA

University of The Arts
[November 8, 2005] Invited Lecturer, Department of Industrial Design
Philadelphia, PA USA

University of Pennsylvania
[October 10, 2005] Invited Lecturer, Department of Architecture
Philadelphia, PA USA

P.S. Consumed: Coffee Mate
[May 1, 2005] Philadelphia Magazine, Invited Interview
Philadelphia, PA USA

Philadelphia University
[April 20, 2004] Invited Lecturer, School of Business
Philadelphia, PA USA

Cornell University
[April 6, 2004] Invited Lecturer, Department of Engineering
Ithaca, NY USA

Cornell Alumni Magazine
[April 1, 2004] Invited Interview, Better by Design: Owen Combines Form & Function
Ithaca, NY USA

Koussevitzky Gallery
[October 7, 2002] Invited Lecturer, Solo Exhibition
Pittsfield, MA USA

University of Pennsylvania
[June 15, 2002] Invited Lecturer, Department of Art History
Philadelphia, PA USA

Cornell University
[October 13, 2000] Invited Lecturer, Department of Art & Architecture
Ithaca, NY USA

Temple University
[September 15, 2000] Invited Lecturer, Tyler School of Art, Department of Metals
Philadelphia, PA USA