September 2017 – I gave a presentation entitled, “Craft, Computation, and Technology: The Practice of Wire-Bending in Trinidad & Tobago”
July 2017 – I presented my paper, “From Costuming and Dancing Sculptures to Architecture: The Corporeal and Computational in Design
January 2017 – On January 23, I gave a presentation entitled, “Reinterpreting Cultural Design Practices through Technology: Wire-bending and Design
November 2016 – I presented my work, “New Technologies in the Preservation and Development of Design in the Trinidad Carnival,”
October 2016 – I exhibited and presented my work, “Immersive Reality, Preservation, and Development: Traditional Dancing Sculptures in the Trinidad
October 2016 – I won a $10k Humanitarian Materials Initiative Research Grant from the Materials Research Institute with my collaborator Materials
Nov. 18. 2015 – My TEDxPortofSpain talk, ” The Power of Making: Craft, Computation, and Carnival“ was featured on MIT Architecture News.
Nov. 2-3. 2015 – I was an invited participant at a two-day Summit hosted by the American Society for Engineering Education
Oct. 14. 2015 – On October 14th 2015, I presented at the TEDxPortofSpain Conference in Trinidad & Tobago. The conference theme
Aug. 24. 2015 – I was an awardee of the Prime Minister’s Award for Scientific Ingenuity from NIHERST’s Scientific Creative Solutions Competition.