The Syncretic Origins and Features of African Constitutionalism, plenary lecture, Global Summit, The International Forum on the Future of Constitutionalism and the University of Texas at Austin, USA, 15 January 2021.
The Law and Politics of Federalism in Ethiopia, guest lecture, the University of Milan School of Law, Italy, 26 October 2020.
Global Constitutionalism and Cultural Diversity: The Emergence of Jurisgenerative Constitutionalism in Africa, Young Scholars Forum, Melbourne Law School, Australia, 9-11 December 2019.
Language and Federalism: Ethiopia in a Comparative Perspective, Federalism and Language Policy for a Multi-lingual Polity, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 22 November 2019.
The Primacy of Politics over Constitutional Principles: Federalism in Ethiopia and Nigeria, Second European Constitutional Law Schmooze, University of Milan, Italy, 24-25 October 2019.
Global Constitutionalism and Cultural Diversity: The Emergence of Jurisgenerative Constitutionalism in Africa, Global Constitutionalism Scholars Workshop: New Thinking in Global Constitutionalism organized by the Journal of Global Constitutionalism and PluriCourts at the WZB Berlin Social Science Centre, Germany, 06 July 2019.
Federal Theory and Federalism in Africa, Baxter Family Symposium on Federalism, Faculty of Law, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 11 May 2019.
Federal Theory in Africa, Visiting Scholars Forum, Columbia Law School, Columbia University, USA, 05 November 2018.
Citizenship and Human Rights in Contemporary Ethiopia, Oxford Human Rights Hub Discussion Group, Pembroke College, University of Oxford, UK, 24 May 2018.
Legal Syncretism in Constitutional Rights in Africa: A Comparative Study of Nigeria, South Africa, and Ethiopia, Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford, UK, 23 May 2018.
Pluralism and Courts in African Constitutionalism: The Nigerian Experience, Constitutionalism in Africa Conference organized by the Program in the Foundation of Law and Constitutional Government at the Faculty of Law, Trinity College, University of Oxford, UK, 15 May 2018.
The Janus Face of Legal Pluralism for Rule of Law Promotion in Sub-Saharan Africa, IGLP Scholars Workshop organized by Harvard Law School Institute for Global Law and Policy, Bangkok, Thailand, 06-11 January 2018.
Taking Victims of Corruption Seriously in Africa: Towards a Right to Corruption-free Service, “Corporate Accountability, Business and Human Rights: African Perspective,” organized by the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 28-30 June 2017.
Legal Theory in Africa: Between Legal Centralism and Legal Pluralism, “Overturning Paradigms” at Queen Mary Post Graduate Legal Research Conference, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK, 16 June 2017