Speeches

  • Artificial Intelligence Demands Our Humanity: With Rodrigo Kede Lima, GM, Global Tech Services at IBM Headquarters, New York, NY.
  • What Does it Mean for Me? AIG Human Resources Summit, New York, NY.
  • Optimizing your Experience Dividend – Grey-haired Change Agents are the Organizational Engine for Invention and Transformation: AIG Global Leadership Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
  • Fabulous Failures: Lecture given to the Bermuda Chapter, CPCU Society, Bermuda.
  • Enhancing Confidence and Competence at Work: Lecture given to the Bermuda Chapter, CPCU Society, Bermuda.
  • Creating Motivational Cultures: Workshop given at the International Congress of the Egyptian Mental Health (NGOs), Cairo, Egypt.
  • Cross Cultural Approaches to Traumatic Stress Reactions: A sequel to the 1995 Kobe Earthquake. Paper presented to The Asia Pacific Research Convention, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • How Not to Lead a Little Life: Leveraging your leadership impact. Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Harnessing Power and Culture to Create Systems of Change: Plenary panel given at the 10th Biennial Congress of the Society of Psychiatry, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Diseases of Modernization: Food, Identity and the Challenges of Consumption, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.
  • Power, Gender and the West: What does it mean? Keynote given at the Gastro-Politics of Food, Women and Nation Caucus at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Changing Worlds, Challenging Women: Address given to the Jerusalem Institute for Adolescents, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Personal Obstacles to Power: Workshop given to the Hong Kong Association of Business and Professional Women, Hong Kong.
  • Problem Solving in Multi-Cultural Work Teams: Paper given to the European Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Venice, Italy.
  • Amplifying YOUR Confidence and Voice to Influence Leadership, Engage ‘Everyone’ and Speak the Language of Multiple Stakeholders: Keynote to Corporate Volunteers of New York (CVNY) annual meeting, New York, NY.
  • Change! 100 (or 20) Women in Hedge Funds: 100 Women in Hedge Funds Conference, New York, NY.
  • Going Global: Eating Disorders as a Social Commentary: Paper presented at the 3rd International Symposium on Eating Disorders, Barcelona, Spain.
  • When the Body Speaks: The cultural context of eating disorders. Symposium given at the European Psychiatric Association meetings, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Anorexia Nervosa as a Result of Submission Stress: First World Congress on Women’s Mental Health, Berlin, Germany.
  • Cultures within Cultures: Lessons from Epidemiological work in Curacao. Lecture presented to the Royal Society of Physicians, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Feminist Perspectives on Eating Disorders: Plenary Address given at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  • A Post Communist Country with a Capitalist Problem? Experiences of eating disturbances in Georgia former Soviet Union. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, New York, N.Y.

MELANIE KATZMAN ON FEMALE LEADERSHIP:

  • Katzman MA. Women, power and money. University of Pennsylvania Alumni Weekend. Philadelphia, PA.
  • Katzman MA. Change! 100 (or 20) women in hedge funds. 100 Women in Hedge Funds Conference. New York, NY.
  • Katzman MA. Creating a female style of management: Leadership for the 90’s. Keynote Address given to the Hong Kong Association of Business and Professional Women. Hong Kong.
  • Katzman MA. The woman who puts others before herself. Invited discussant at the 2nd International Conference on Psychotherapy for the Chinese. Chinese University. Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.
  • Katzman MA. He just doesn’t get it! Gender differences in communication styles. Workshop given to the American Women’s Association. Hong Kong.
  • Katzman MA. Women helping women: The bright and dark side of female relationships. Seminar presented at the Renfrew Conference. Philadelphia, PA.
  • Katzman MA. Understanding the difference in male and female communication styles. An employee education seminar presented at Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A. Brooklyn, NY.
  • Katzman MA. How to succeed in business without burning out. Lecture presented to the Association of Women in Legal Departments. New York, NY.

See also, a selection of Melanie’s Publications.