Presentations & Publications

Upcoming Presentations & Workshops


Collaboration Not Coblaboration: April 18, 2017, webinar and conversation hosted by Sylvia Cheuy and the Tamarack Institute.

Collaborative Leadership Workshop: May 9-11, 2017, hosted by Tamarack Institute as part of its Collective Impact 3.0 Conference in Kitchener, Ontario. Register here.

Contact Chris if you’d like him to present to your board, your constituents or your funders on collaboration and collaborative leadership.

Past Presentations

Pecha Kucha Akron, Feb. 3, 2017: Presentation (20 slides, 20 seconds per slide) on “3 Ways First Grade Perpetuates World Hunger and other Wicked, Persistent Problems.” Tough conditions to videotape in; crowd of 600 in a dark room, but the audio is good…


Collaboration, a Handbook published by the Fund for Our Economic Future

Avoiding Coblaboration: Engaging Public Sector Leaders in Cross-Sector Collaborations, published by Intersector Project

Three Lessons from Rereading Collective Impact, published by Stanford Social Innovation Review

Change Demands More Than Programmatic Grants, published by Exponent Philanthropy, co-written with Jeff Glebocki of Strategy + Action/Philanthropy