New Orleans Film Festival, New Orleans, LA (October 2017)
Queer Salon Talk with Michael Borowski at Virginia Tech, "Queer Technology" (October 2017) 
SECAC 2017 Panel: "Animal Art: Anthropomorphism, Zoomorphism, and Inhumanity", Columbus, OH (October 2017) 

Artist-in-Residence at Textílsetur Íslands (the Icelandic Textiles Center) in Blönduós, Iceland (August 2017)
Artist-in-Residence at the University of Utah Taft-Nicholson Environmental Humanities Center (July 2017)
Cinema Poético, Muestra Internacional, Auditorio Mayor del Politécnico Colombiano Jaime Isaza, Medellín, Colombia (June, 2017)
Curated exhibition by Media Lab de la Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil (June 2017)
Water Rights Artist Residency, Santa Fe Art Institute: Santa Fe, NM (May 1 - June 30 2017)
Artist Talk at ISEA 2017 in Manizales, Colombia (June 2017) 
THE LONG VIEW: Sensing Place Exhibition at the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA (May 2017) 
Keynote Speaker at America for Whom? Migration Policy, Scholarship, Advocacy & Activism Symposium: Screening Refugees (April 2017)