- State of Exchange book talks: Centre of Development Studies, University of Cambridge, 19 January 2018, 16:45; and, Centre for Contemporary Chinese Studies, University of Durham, 13 February 2018, 17:00.
- Association for Asian Studies’ annual conference in Washington DC, 25 March 2018, 10:45am. Paper: “Chinese Non-State Actors and its Effects on our Understanding of Global Civil Society.”
- International Political Science Association, Brisbane, Australia, 23 and 24 July 2018. Papers presented: “Towards a Temporal Understanding of Contemporary NGOs and Organisational Change” and “Chinese Non-State Actors and its Effects on our Understanding of Global Civil Society”