Speaking Engagements

Stewart Mader speaks on TV, print, online media, and at conferences, and public meetings about transit customer experience, using digital tools to enhance transit information, and the opportunities to transform customer experience in an increasingly digital world.

Interviewing Transit Riders – For a Star-Ledger-NJ.com feature story on the New York & New Jersey Subway Map, Stewart asked transit riders at New York’s Fulton Center subway station for their thoughts on the map. Video: Adya Beasley

Port Authority of NY & NJ Board Meeting – Highlighting PATH Riders Council accomplishments.

PIX 11 Live Shot – Discussing a 2014 proposal by a gubernatorial review panel to cut 24/7 transit service with reporter Greg Mocker.

MTA Transportation Reinvention Commission – Stewart appeared before the commission, in his capacity as Vice Chair of the PATH Riders Council, to make the case for a comprehensive NY & NJ transit map.

Forum delle Risorse Umane 2015, Milan Italy – Keynote and fireside conversation on Designing for Collaboration: Innovation & the Digital Enterprise, with emcee Renato Geremicca.

Cityscape – Interview about Stories Above New York: Capturing the City from Elevated Perches with George Bodarky, host of the urban affairs program on NPR affiliate WFUV.

PCMA Annual Conference, San Diego, California – Stewart discussed Social Media for Your International Meeting. He advised members of the Professional Convention Management Association to strengthen their organizations’ global connections with a strategic social media plan. He discussed the importance of regionl and cultural sensitivity, and shared examples of how international social media plans can be designed, delivered and evaluated.

The Community Roundtable Quick Chat: Technology Pilots – Rachel Happe and Stewart Mader explore the changing definition of content ownership, and why companies should consider removing the term “pilot” from their social media and community initiatives.