Speaking

I speak widely to corporate, non-profit and conference audiences. Topics include:

  • Imagining and making change
  • The need for relationships, trust and kindness
  • Building thriving communities of belonging
  • Culture, arts and creativity as part of health and learning
  • and more!

If you are organizing an event, I would love to join you as a speaker. Please contact me for details.

Past speaking engagements include:

  • Panelist: Communication and Culture MA Program, Ryerson University, Toronto
  • Panelist: Arts For All: Access and Inclusion, WeeFestival of Arts and Culture, Toronto
  • Pre-performance panel discussion about Theatre and Science, Tarragon Theatre, Toronto
  • Speaker: Centre for Critical Qualitative Health Research, University of Toronto
  • Speaker: Jackman Humanities Institute, University of Toronto
  • Keynote with Dr. Sherry Dupuis: Aging/Disability Forum, Ryerson University, Toronto
  • Discussant: Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
  • Discussant to keynote speaker Dr. Kay Toombs ‘Living Well in the Face of Illness’ The Jehangir Saleh Lecture, Ryerson University
  • Workshop facilitator: Walk With Me Conference: Changing the Culture of Care in Canada, Edmonton, Alberta
  • Speaker: Art Heals Health Heals Art Symposium, OpenLabs/Artists Health Alliance – University Health Network, Toronto
  • Speaker: Cultural Knowledge and The Healthy Society: A Research & Innovation Summit, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto

I have also presented at many at international and national academic conferences. Please reach out for details.