A recap of the SMTulsa presentation in 2018, on Building Possibility. SMTulsa is THE social media and business conference in the heartland, and Deb has spoken the last two years.
RuralX is a unique rural celebration designed to bring rural champions together from across the region to boost rural economic and community development. Becky and Deb keynoted at the inaugural RuralX and returned the following year to keynote again. Rural X Summit, Closing Keynote (12 minutes)
TEDx is an international community that organizes TED-style events anywhere and everywhere — celebrating locally-driven ideas and elevating them to a global stage. Brookings, SD TEDx invited Deb to speak about the Tour of Empty Buildings – TEDx Brookings (8 minutes)
RuralX Innovative Rural Business Models (about 30 minutes)
Deb brought an Embedded Community Experience to Belle Fourche, SD and keynoted at the end of the visit. This short piece is a Belle Fourche, SD Discussion on Creating Workspaces (4 minutes)
I had the opportunity to be a part of the Des Moines Storyteller project. Here’s the story of how I staged a barnyard mutiny!
The 140 Character Conference was created by Jeff Pulver. Deb spoke in NYC twice, co-hosted the Small Town Conference and spoke twice, hosted the DsM 140 Conf twice and the #140Conf AgIowa. This is a piece from the AgIowa (5 minutes)
140 Character Conference in Des Moines, first year.
Video Short one and half minute of Empty Buildings Tour:
Visual Documentation and Graphic Recording
Adams County, Washington invited Deb for an Embedded Community Experience. The final presentation of her findings was help in Ritzville, Washington. The visual documentation of Reviving Rural Downtowns recap of a 2 hour presentation on Solutions for Small Towns, was created by Anne Nelson.
Written and Online Coverage:
Visit the Square page that shares the story Made In Iowa. Deb was instrumental in the process. https://squareup.com/dreams/webster-city
Monthly Article in the Dayton Review