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DESIGN & RESEARCH FOR GOOGLE MAPS 
2019    Worked with local communities to map out bus routes in Nigeria
2018    Making Google Maps More Inclusive for Motorbikes
2018    More accessible Maps in India
2018    More accessible Maps in Indonesia
2017     Beyond Desk Research:The Immersion Trip

SELECTED PRESS, TALKS, & PUBLICATIONS
2021    ‘Making Google Maps More Inclusive,’ The American Association of Geographers
2021    ‘The Seven Types of Fear in Technology,’ Her Online NetworkHmnty Cntrd 
2020   ‘Listen, Feel, Unite,’ Tel Aviv Tech Community
2019    Google’s Work with Motorbike Riders, Forbes
2019    Maps is Bringing Order to Africa’s Most Chaotic Cities, Quartz Africa
2019    One Thing Real Quick Podcast: A Conversation with Lauren Celenza
2019    The Power of Co-Creation, Co-presented with Nigerian local guides, Silicon Valley
2018    ‘Google Maps for Motorbikes,’ DesignUp Conf, Bangalore, India with Raj Arjan
2018    Flo Truong + Lauren Celenza, League of Women Designers, Portland
2011    Tilting the Lens: Telling the Story of Sham Shui Po, a neighborhood in Hong Kong

TEACHINGS
2021   ‘Designing for Inclusion & Equity’ Lecture at BrainStation
2020   Adjunct Design Professor at Harbour Space University in Barcelona & Bangkok
2019    ‘Listen, Feel, Unite’ Workshop, conducted for Swiggy Design team in Bangalore, India
2018    Designing with Emerging Cities, DIS in Hong Kong

ART & DOCUMENTATION
2011-20    Motion Sketches, recording the motion of various transportation methods
2018         A Conversation with Sharon, created with Flo Truong
2016-19   Kids, photos from around the world
2011-19    Consumption, photos from around the world
2015-19   Tiny Quiet Films