Live Events

  • 2022
    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Alvin Hall: Keynote Speaker for Of Value: 2022 National Conference
    Panelist for Collectors’ Panel: Value, Social Responsibility and the Ethics of Collecting
    Nov. 9–10, New York Athletic Club, NYC

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    How To Collect Art With Alvin Hall
    February 23 on Zoom – Arlington Arts Center

  • 2021
    Alvin Hall live appearance

    America's Promise: Reporting on America's Past, Present, and Future
    June 30, 2021
    Alvin joins an honest conversation about investigating and reporting on America’s past.

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Presentation at Brunswick ME library
    April 29, 2021
    During the fireside webinar, Hall discussed his 10-episode podcast series, "Driving the Green Book."

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Webinar, Driving the Green Book
    February 10, 2021
    Board Member of the African American History Museum Jamie Stout along with Alvin Hall and activist Janée Woods Weber talk about the Green Book and their podcast Driving the Green Book with Community Voices’ Bea Bonner.

  • 2020
    Alvin Hall live appearance

    The Brooklyn Rail live event:
    The New Social Environment #28: Alvin Hall
    15 April 2020
    Alvin Hall joined The Brooklyn Rail Managing Editor Charlie Schultz in conversation about the acceptance of death, the language we use to describe the inevitable, and finding mortality in art. Alvin engaged with a live audience via

  • 2019
    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Masters Series Lecture: Jonathan Calm and Alvin Hall
    Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019 • 6:00 pm
    Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo OH
    Join journalist Alvin Hall and photographer Jonathan Calm for a discussion of their 2016 BBC Radio 4 documentary project The Green Book. Calm continues to make work related to this project, and he is included in the exhibition "Life Is a Highway: Art and American Car Culture" with photo-based works documenting Green Book sites.

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Experian #CreditChat
    In celebration of Father’s Day, Experian hosted a Twitter chat on old school money tips. Alvin Hall and other experts live tweeted the answers to a series of 10 qustions. View them via the #CreditChat hashtag on Twitter.
    Wednesday June 12, 2019

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Alvin Hall—A Green Book Journey
    Alvin Hall shares his knowledge and insights about the Green Book and the period of US history during which this annual guide was published by Victor Hugo Green and used by African-Americans traveling all across the country.
    Thursday, May 2, Union College, Schenectady, NY

    Alvin Hall live appearance

    Learn the Real Story Behind The Green Book
    Alvin shared his remarkable story and provided a glimpse of a tragic period in American history—one whose impact still haunts our country today.
    Wednesday, April 10, All Saints' Church, Briarcliff Manor, NY

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    Experiential Storytelling Conference 2019
    The conference brings together a unique series of expert speakers from academics and industry, including Alvin Hall, to tell their stories of bridging interdisciplinary boundaries and conquering challenges.
    Friday, March 29, 2019, Glassboro, NJ

  • 2018
    Alvin Hall

    Broadway Housing Communities
    and Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling
    November 12, 2018
    Alvin Hall emceed the 2018 gala "Community Matters: Housing + Education + Art" honoring Hillary Clinton and Margaret Anadu.

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    The Green Book Project: Journey Through the South
    Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
    Saturday, September 15, 2018
    Alvin Hall and photographer Jonathan Calm discussed their 2016 BBC Radio 4 documentary project The Green Book.

    Alvin Hall

    Recording a ‘Green Book’ Journey
    Theater of Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), Saturday, April 7, 2018, NYC
    Journalist Alvin Hall and photographer Jonathan Calm in a special presentation of their 2016 BBC Radio 4 documentary The Green Book, expanded and amended to include additional research, audio, and photographs.

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    In Conversation: Derrick Adams with Alvin Hall and Dexter Wimberly
    Theater of Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), Thursday, February 8, 2018, NYC
    Derrick Adams in conversation with journalist Alvin Hall exploring the artworks and themes of the exhibition Derrick Adams: Sanctuary, moderated by curator Dexter Wimberly.

  • 2016
    Alvin Hall

    BBC Presenter and Author Alvin Hall at the Harvard Business School African-American Alumni Association (HBSAAA)
    Monday, March 21, 2016, NYC

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    Wakulla High School students welcome Mr. Alvin Hall-“A day of dialogue with Mr. Hall.” Mr. Alvin Hall (first African American valedictorian at WHS–class of 1970) will facilitate multiple sessions with students to discuss financial literacy, his life story, and the importance of education.
    Friday, February 26, Crawfordville, FL

  • 2015
    Alvin Hall

    Studio Salon at The Studio Museum in Harlem
    Wardell Milan with Alvin Hall and Lauren Haynes,
    Dec 17, 2015

    Alvin Hall

    "Saving Money Makes Cents Author Talk with Alvin Hall" at Fayetteville Public Library, Fayetteville, Arkansas USA, 15 February 2015.

  • 2014
    Money Matter Road Show

    Money Matters
    The Mirror's Money Matters Road Show visited Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham and Newcastle with a team of experts including international money man Alvin Hall.

    Copland benefit snap

    The Awakened Palate

    Alvin joined “The Awakened Palate,” a benefit for Copland House, a nonprofit centered around the Westchester home where the composer Aaron Copland spent the last 30 years of his life.

    Hats! Carrie Mae Weems recreated Phillip Johnson’s 90th birthday party in the MoMA Sculpture Garden. Agnes Gund arranged the original party.

    Party Redux

    Carrie Mae Weems recreated Phillip Johnson’s 90th birthday party in the MoMA Sculpture Garden. Agnes Gund arranged the original party. Alvin Hall joined in the celebration—and the hat-wearing.

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    The Sunday Times Festival of Education
    Alvin took part in this event that explores issues relevant to both the state and independent sectors and covering the full range of key stages in education. Wellington College, June 19-20, 2014.

    Alvin Hall public appearance

    Alvin participates in Pensions and Benefits 2014 Conference as closing Keynote Speaker on May 21, 2014 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London.

  • 2013
    Alvin Hall public appearance
    Alvin Hall public appearance

    Alvin Hall participates as an Executive Educator at NYSE Euronext’s Veteran Associate Program for the second year in a row. Photo credit: Alvin Hall with Ed Hutner, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, New York Stock Exchange.

    Alvin Hall public appearance

    See Alvin at The Armory Show on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 1pm as he joins a curated guest panel at OPEN FORUM to discuss The Psychology of Consumerism.

  • 2012

    See Alvin at the highly acclaimed Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival as he discusses his new book The Stock Market Explained on March 30th, 2012 at 10am. Among other world class authors and speakers, Alvin presents a beginner’s guide to stocks, shares and other investment choices. Tickets and books can be purchased online.

  • 2011
    Alvin was recently interviewed in March by Alexis Jeffreys, an editor at Time Inc.

    Alvin was recently interviewed in March by Alexis Jeffreys, an editor at Time Inc., at the Black Employees at Time (BEAT) lunch on the basics of personal finance and day to day money management.

    Photograph by Kenneth B. Goldberg


    Listen to Alvin in a panel discussion at the 39th Annual H. Naylor Fitzhugh Conference, the annual conference of the African American Student Union at Harvard Business School, March 4-5th, 2011.  Alvin joins other business leaders and educators in a discussion on Your Wealth: Building and Maintaining Your Nest Egg.

    The Studio Museum of Harlem

    See Alvin at The Studio Museum of Harlem on January 20, 2011, 7-9pm, where he joins a panel discussion titled The Fine Art of Collecting: All About Photography, designed to educate a new generation of art connoisseurs and provide them with access to world-class curators, conservators, appraisers, galleries and renowned collections. 

  • 2010
    2010 Skoll World Forum on Social EntrepreSilver Docs Documentary Film Festivalneurship

    Alvin moderated a post-screening conversation with the filmmakers of Freakonomics, part of the Silver Docs Documentary Film Festival, June 21-27, 2010.

    2010 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship

    Alvin participated in a panel discussion at the 2010 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship

    Alvin's Guide To Good Business

    See Alvin at the World Book Day reception #10 Downing Street on March 2010 in the company of other influential authors.

  • 2008

    Collecting Today: Private Passions, Public Benefits, March 13, 2008, Amsterdam. A symposium with Alvin Hall, Valeria Napoleone and Han Nefkens.