Matt Artz is a speaker who gives talks on the topics of anthropology, user experience (UX), product management, and consumer genomics. He has spoken at South by Southwest (SXSW), TEDx Scranton, the Global Business Anthropology Summit, New York University (NYU), Clemson University, the University of North Texas, and many more.


Matt Artz speaks at conferences, universities, and on podcasts.

Anthro-Vision: A Conversation with Gillian Tett – NYC Business Anthropology Meetup (August 2, 2021)

Case for Applied Anthropology in Business: Human Insights for UX Design, NPD, Digital Campaigns – Jagged With Jasravee (July 21, 2021)

Business Anthropology After the Pandemic: Applying What We’ve Learned – NYC Business Anthropology Meetup (May 11, 2021)

Global Health, Climate Change and the Loss of Cultural Heritage – Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting (March 26, 2021)

Consumer Genetics: Shifting Perceptions of Race and Ethnicity – Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting (March 24, 2021)

Tech, Social Justice, and the Role of Anthropologists – Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting (March 22, 2021)

Anthropology as a Crucial Frame for Change at SXSW – South by Southwest (March 16, 2021)

B.C. and Matt Artz Talk Business Anthropology, TEDx Talks, DNA Testing – Wayward Planet (February 25, 2021)

Increasing the Visibility of Anthropology – Anthro to UX (February 18, 2021)

Teach Better Talk Podcast featuring Matt Artz – Teach Better Talk (February 4, 2021)

Should I Get a Home Genetic Test? Ask Business Anthropologist Matt Artz – HealthBiz with David E. Williams (January 14, 2021)

Business Anthropology with Matt Art‪z – That Anthro Podcast (December 30, 2020)

Making the Case for Business Anthropology – NYC Business Anthropology Meetup (December 17, 2021)

Breaking Into Tech: A Career Workshop – The American Anthropology Association (December 7, 2020)

Anthropology as a Career – Zack Ballinger Show (December 1, 2020)

AnthroPerspectives Interview – Keith Kellersohn (September 20, 2020)

Matt Artz on tecBRIDGE Radio – tecBRIDGE (August 7, 2020)

How An Anthropologist Can Open Your Mind To Brilliant New Ideas – On the Brink Podcast with Andi Simon (May 14, 2020)

My Work As An Applied Anthropologist – New York University Anthropology Class (May 10, 2020)

What Do I Do As a Business Anthropologist – Clemson University Business Anthropology Class (February 17, 2020)

Are DNA Tests Safe? – TEDx Scranton (March 7, 2020)

Designing and Starting Your Practice – Global Business Anthropology Summit Workshop (May 29, 2019)

What Can Anthropology Offer Tech? – Global Business Anthropology Summit Panel (May 29, 2019)

New Perspective: How Consumer Genetics Can Foster Ethnic Understanding – Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting (March 22, 2019)

Bioethics, Reunification, and Genetic Testing Along the US Mexico Border – The American Anthropology Association (November 15, 2018)

Building Sensemaking Capacity: Drawing Insights from Anthropological Thinking – National Association of Business, Economics and Technology (November 2, 2018)

Why Analytics Needs Ethnography – National Association of Business, Economics and Technology (November 2, 2018)

Tricia Wang’s Thick Data = Ethnography + Big Data – This Anthro Life (July 20, 2018)

Business Anthropology with Dr. Alexandra Mack – This Anthro Life  (June 1, 2018)

Consulting Podcasters: Prototyping a Democratic Tool for Multiple Voices, Storytelling and Solution Finding – Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting (April 7, 2018)

Natalie Hanson Enterprise User Experience (UX) Interview – This Anthro Life (July 20, 2018)

Dori Tunstall Design Anthropology Interview – This Anthro Life (July 20, 2018)


Contact Matt to book him for a speaking engagement.