September 2017. ‘Democratic Legitimacy and the Idea of a Direct Deliberative System’,  presented at the APSA Annual Meeting, San Francisco.

July 2017: ‘Secession, Devolution, Integration: When Language Matters’, presented at the Language Policy and Planning in Multilingual Organizations: Exploring Language Regimes conference, Birkbeck, University of London.

June 2017. ‘The Deliberative Case for Standard Direct Democracy’, presented at the Democracy Beyond Deliberation international workshop, University of Oxford. 

June 2017. ‘Constitutional Tolerance and Democratic Standardization’, presented at the ACCESS EUROPE European Law Journal workshop, University of Amsterdam.

November 2016. ‘The Deliberative Case for Standard Direct Democracy’, presented at the Centre for the Study of Social Justice, University of Oxford.

October 2016. ‘Membership and Territory in a Union of States – a Normative Account’, presented at the European Boundaries in Nationalist Times Workshop, University of Oxford.

October 2016.’ Normative Theory and the EU: Between Contract and Community’, presented at European Integration Theory Workshop, Freie Universität Berlin. 

May 2016: ‘Democratic Process and Democratic Purpose’, presented at the Nuffield Political Theory Seminar, University of Oxford.

April 2016. ‘Restating the Case for Standard Direct Democracy’, presented at the ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops, University of Pisa.

September 2015: ‘Is there a Deliberative Case for Direct Democracy in Multilevel Divided Societies?’, presented at the APSA Annual Meeting, San Francisco.

June 2015: ‘On Centripetal Democracy’, presented to the Institute of German and International Party Law and Party Research (PRuF), University of Düsseldorf.

June 2015: ‘Confronting the Lingua Franca Thesis: A Model of Democratic Legitimacy for the EU’, presented at the ACCESS EUROPE Workshop on the Political Theory of European Integration, University of Amsterdam.

September 2014: ‘Political Representation and the Invisibility of Power’, presented at the ECPR General Conference, University of Glasgow.

September 2014: ‘Direct Democracy and Multilingual Societies’, presented at the ECPR General Conference, University of Glasgow.

June 2014: ‘Political Representation and the Case of the European Union’, presented at the Power and Representation conference, University of Leuven.

November 2013: ‘Representation, Deliberation and Aggregation: A Phronetic Account of Democracy’, presented at the Political Theory Colloquium, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University.

March 2013: ‘Comments on the Swiss Model for Europe’, presented at the fifth Aarauer Demokratietage: Demokratie und Europäische Union, Zentrum für Demokratie, Switzerland.

September 2013: ‘Community, Regime and Support in the EU Political System’, presented at the ECPR General Conference, Sciences Po Bordeaux.

June 2013: ‘Demoi-cracy in the European Union’, presented at the RECODE Summer School, University College Dublin.

October 2012: ‘On the Idea of a European Voting Space’, presented at the European University Institute Workshop on Representative Democracy in the 21st Century.

September 2012: ‘Democracy and Justice in Multilingual Europe’, presented at the annual Mancept Workshops in Political Theory, University of Manchester.

May 2012: ‘The Climate Challenge to an Ethics of Migration’, presented at the European University Institute workshop on The Ethics of Migration.

March 2012: ‘A Counter Proposal to Philippe van Parijs’ Linguistically Unified Demos’, presented at the European University Institute workshop on Linguistic Justice.

April 2011: ‘John Rawls’ Phenomenology of the Human Person’, presented at the University of Leuven’s Annual Postgraduate Conference in Philosophy.

December 2007: ‘Fundamental Ethics: On the Possibility of an Existential Ethic’, presented at a symposium of the Milltown Institute.