“Literature and Suffering: The Power of Narratives,” invited paper, Department of Philosophy, Seattle University, November 18, 2016.

“Justice, Charity, And Ethics in Interpretation,” invited paper in the satellite session “Catholicism and Phenomenology,” Annual Conference of the American Catholic Philosophical Association, San Francisco, CA, November 5, 2016.

“Dialogue or Drama: The Role of Language in Gadamer and Foucault,” invited paper, Colloquium of the Philosophy Department, DePaul University, April 22, 2016.

“Le rôle de l’imagination dans le récit chez Ricoeur et Davidson,” Invited lecture, Université Catholique de Lille, March 11, 2015.

“The Political Role of Greek Tragedy: The Case of Sophocles’ Philoctetes,” Invited lecture in an undergraduate course on Verdad, Bien y Belleza, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile, November 13, 2014.

“Pourquoi faut-il un moment narratif et imaginatif dans le récit de l’action et de l’événement? Ricoeur et Davidson, ” Invited lecture, Jornada de estudio en torno a la ficcion en Ricoeur, Universidad Alberto Hurtado Santiago, Chile, November 14, 2014.

“Husserl and Searle on the Conceptual Content of Perception,” Invited paper, Seminario académico interno, Department of Philosophy, Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago, Chile, June 2014.

“The Thought of the Event: Heidegger and Early German Romanticism,” Colloquium paper, Marquette university, April 2014.

“L'être, la compréhension et l'événement: Heidegger et le romantisme allemand,” invited paper,Université Catholique de Lille, March 2014.

“La pensée de l’événement: Heidegger et le romantisme allemand,” invited public lecture, Université de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, November 2013.

“Event and Language in Ricoeur and Heidegger,” Invited paper, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, March 25, 2013.

“Things as Objects that Can Be Completed: Husserl, Merleau-Ponty, and Foucault,” invited paper, St John’s University, Queens, New York, February 2012.

“El Perdón: Implicancias Politicas,” invited paper, Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago, Chile, June, 2011.

“Seminario: Heidegger: El Lenguaje y la historia,” Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago, Chile, June, 2011.

“The Unfinished Project of Philosophical Hermeneutics,” invited paper, North American Society for Philosophical Hermeneutics, Montreal, November 2010.

“Is There a Future for Transcendental Philosophy? The Contribution of Karl-Otto Apel,” Colloquium of the Department of Philosophy, Marquette University, April 2009.

“De l’épistémologie à l’ontologie: La théorie du récit de Ricoeur,” invited paper, Université de Lausanne, Switzerland, February 2008.

“Le modèle de la traductibilité chez Husserl et Ricoeur: l'exemple de la littérature,” invited paper, Université de Lausanne, Switzerland , Department Colloquium, May 30, 2007.

“Pardon Communautaire. Le défi de la réconciliation en Afrique du Sud selon J.M. Coetzee,” invited paper, Université de Lausanne, Switzerland , May 2005.

“Language and Thought in Husserl and Heidegger,” Marquette Philosophy Colloquium, April 2005.

“Sind die Grenzen der Sprache die Grenzen der Welt?” invited paper, Olomouc, Czech Republic, May 2004.

“Entre l’auteur et l’écrivain. A qui de droit?” invited paper, “Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en droit de la culture,” Limelette (Belgium), May 2002.

“La littérature comme acte éthique,” invited paper, Séminaire de recherches littéraires, Facultés universitaires Saint-Louis, Bruxelles, May 2002.

“What Does it Mean to Interpret? A Phenomenological Account,” Marquette University, Philosophy Colloquium, November 2001.

“Meaning and Intention: How Contemporary Novels Contribute to the Philosophical Discussion,” invited paper, Prague, Czech Republic, October 2000.

“Coexistence et Communication. Un point de vue phénoménologique,” Invited paper Centre International de Cerisy, Cerisy, France, July 1994.

“Heidegger et le langage II,” Invited lecture, Department of Philosophy, Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium, April 1991.

“Heidegger et le langage I,” Invited lecture, Department of Philosophy, Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium, April 1991.

“Texte et Discours à partir de Heidegger,” invited paper, Department of Philosophy, Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium, March 1991.

“The Notions of ‘Discourse’ and ‘Text’ in Postmodernism. Their Historical roots and their Role,” invited paper, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, February 1991.

“Heidegger et la question des catégories dans Sein und Zeit,” invited paper, Centre d'Études Jan Patočka, Facultés Universitaires Saint-Louis, Brussels, Belgium, January 1991.

“L'étymologie scientifique et l'étymologisme,” invited paper, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium), “Institut de Linguistique,” February 1987.