Speaking Engagements

  • March 2024. Title TBD, OER24 Conference, Munster Technological University, Cork, Ireland 
  • March 2024. From access to justice: Realizing the transformative potential of open educational practices, University of Northern Colorado (online)
  • February 2024. Technology, pedagogy, ethics, and the post-pandemic university, Michigan State University IT Speaker Series, East Lansing, MI 
  • November 2023. Building open community: Lessons from the commons, 20th Annual Open Education Conference (online) 
  • October 2023. From access to justice: Realizing the transformative potential of open educational practices, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
  • June 2023. Accept all cookies and continue? Reclaiming the open web, Reclaim Open, Fredericksburg, VA 
  • May 2023. Supporting social change in the classroom: The critical role of teachers of psychology, Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC 
  • February 2023. Critical, open, and inclusive pedagogies: Centering social justice in teaching and learning, Trent University, Peterborough, ON
  • October 2022. Critical, open, and inclusive pedagogies: Centering social justice in the teaching of psychology, Annual Conference on Teaching, Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Pittsburgh, PA 
  • October 2022. Critical, inclusive, and open pedagogies: Centering social justice in teaching and learning, University of Regina(online)
  • September 2022. Pedagogies of care: Lessons from pandemic teaching and learning, Teaching Day, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON
  • August 2022. The equity imperative in open education, The Equity Imperative: Open Education in New England, New England Board of Higher Education, MIT Endicott House, Dedham, MA  (with Dr. Kamille Gentles-Peart)
  • May 2022. Frameworks for going open: Human-centered futures for higher education, Douglas College (online) (with Dr. Robin DeRosa)
  • April 2022. From access to justice: Realizing the transformative potential of open educational practices, Achieving the Dream Teaching & Learning Institute (online) 
  • April 2022. Critical, open, and inclusive pedagogies: Centering social justice in the teaching of psychology, Midwest Institute for Students and Teachers of Psychology (online) 
  • March 2022. From access to justice: Realizing the transformative potential of open educational practices, Muhlenberg College(online) 
  • February 2022. Opening higher education, Bates College (online) 
  • January 2022. From access to justice: Realizing the transformative potential of open educational practices, Iowa State Consortium for OER (online) 
  • January 2022. Frameworks for going open: Possibilities and practices in higher education, Chippewa Valley Technical College(online)  (with Dr. Robin DeRosa)
  • September 2021. 20/21: A pedagogical odyssey, Online Learning Consortium Accelerate Conference (online) 
  • August 2021. On access, impact, and the many unexpected rewards of open scholarship, Oberlin Libraries Group (online) 
  • July 2021. Opening education isn’t enough: From access to justice, Annual Conference of the Asian Association of Open Universities (online) 
  • April 2021. Towards ethical ed tech, BCNET Connect Summit (online)
  • April 2021. Curious contradictions and open-ended questions, OERxDomains 21 (online) 
  • November 2020. Access for whom? The promise and potential of open educational practices, CRIG Seminar, CAVAL Australia(online) 
  • October 2020. Just open or a just open? The transformative potential of open educational practices, CUE Conference and CUNY OER Showcase, City University of New York (online) 
  • October 2020. Access for whom? Interrogating open educational practices through a social justice framework, Dave Binkley Memorial Lecture at the Access 2020 Conference (online)
  • March 2020. Beyond free: Supporting access, equity, and student success with open educational practices, Deakin University(online) 
  • February 2020. The psychology of good and evil, March of the Living Canada, Vancouver, BC
  • February 2020. Come for the cost savings, stay for the pedagogy: Lessons from an open journey, Open Education Forum, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
  • February 2020. Open digital futures: Supporting social justice and pedagogical innovation, President’s Speaker Series on Digital Futures, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
  • November 2019. Closing the global skills gap, Saylor Academy Summit, Washington, DC 
  • September 2019. Building up and building out: Scaling and sustaining open education initiatives, VIVA Open & Affordable Course Content Forum (online) 
  • June 2019. Breaking barriers and building bridges: Towards and pedagogy of care, Learning & Teaching Summit, British Columbia Institute of Technology, Burnaby, BC
  • May 2019. An open conversation, Northeast OER Summit, University of Massachusetts Amherst  (with Dr. Robin DeRosa)
  • May 2019. Serving equity, innovation, and success through open pedagogy, Ryerson University Learning & Teaching Conference, Toronto, ON
  • April 2019. Access, affordability, and equity: Open educational practices in service of adult basic education in BC, Adult Basic Education Association of BC Conference, Harrison Hot Springs, BC
  • April 2019. Beyond free: A social justice vision for open education, Association of College and Research Libraries 2019 Conference, Cleveland, OH 
  • March 2019. Open: From access to justice, “E”ffordability Summit, University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI  (with Dr. Robin DeRosa)
  • March 2019. Songs in the key of academia, Digital Pedagogy Lab Toronto 
  • March 2019. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation through open educational practices, University of Hawaiʻi Community Colleges Student Success Institute, Hololulu, HI 
  • February 2019. Serving access, equity, and innovation through open educational practices, University of Ontario Institute of Technology & Durham College, Oshawa, ON
  • January 2019. Serving access, equity, and innovation through open educational practices, Pikes Peak Community College Professional Development Week, Colorado Springs, CO 
  • November 2018. Open: The philosophy and practices that are revolutionizing education and science, iOURS International Research Sessions, Open University of Sri Lanka, Colombo 
  • November 2018. Supporting open educational resources and practices: A primer for academic libraries, QULOC event, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia 
  • November 2018. Student-centered learning with open education, USQ Salon, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia 
  • November 2018. Launching Canada’s first Zed Cred programs: Supporting access, success, and innovation, Open Textbook Forum, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia 
  • October 2018. Open educational practices in service of the sustainable development goals, OpenCon United Nations, New York, NY 
  • August 2018. An open athenaeum: Supporting access, equity, and agency, OER: From Vision to Action conference, University of Colorado at Denver 
  • August 2018. Serving access, equity, and innovation through open educational practices, Colorado Learning and Teaching with Technology (COLTT) Conference, Boulder, CO 
  • June 2018. Serving access and success with open educational resources, BC Career Colleges Association Conference, Vancouver, BC
  • June 2018. Open educational practices: From resources to pedagogy, Professional Development Day, Miami Dade College(online) 
  • May 2018. Launching Canada’s first Zed Cred program: Supporting access, innovation, and student success, Ed Tech Showcase, Vancouver Community College, BC
  • May 2018. Serving access, equity, and innovation through open educational practices, OER Summit, University of Windsor, ON
  • April 2018. Opening up: The impact of technology on our work, Learning Specialists Association of Canada Pacific Region Conference, Richmond, BC
  • March 2018. Psychology of good and evil, Kwantlen Psychology Society Speaker Series, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, BC
  • March 2018. Open educational practices: Equity, achievement, and innovation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 
  • March 2018. Open educational resources and emergent scholarship, Faculty Professional Development event, Seattle Pacific University (online) 
  • March 2018. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Open Education Week event, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI 
  • March 2018. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Dialogue Day, Maricopa Community Colleges, Phoenix, AZ 
  • December 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Brock University OER Teaching & Learning event, St. Catherine’s, ON
  • December 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, University of Colorado System OER Collaborative (online) 
  • November 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, University of Western Ontario Open Education Event, London, ON
  • November 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, University of Heidelberg, Germany 
  • October 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, University of Regina, SK
  • October 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, E-Learn 2017–World Conference on E-Learning, Vancouver, BC 
  • October 2017. Open education, open access, and open science, Preconference Symposium on MOOCs and Open Education in the Developing World, E-Learn 2017–World Conference on E-Learning, Vancouver, BC 
  • September 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Empowering Teaching Excellence (ETE) series, Utah State University, Logan, UT 
  • August 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Faculty Development Day, MacEwan University, Edmonton, AB
  • August 2017. Open educational resources: Strategies for student advocates, Student Union Development Summit, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
  • July 2017. Open educational resources: Strategies for student advocates, BC Federation of Students Annual General Meeting, Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, BC
  • June 2017. Open educational practices in psychology, Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Toronto, ON
  • June 2017. Championing OER from the library, OER Librarians Seminar, Centennial College, Toronto, ON
  • June 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Showcase event, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, AB
  • June 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI 
  • May 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Academic Technology Institute Conference, University System of New Hampshire, Plymouth, NH 
  • May 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Ed Tech Showcase, Vancouver Community College, BC
  • May 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Innovate Conference, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 
  • May 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation by giving psychology away, Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 
  • March 2017. Open educational practices: Serving social justice and transforming pedagogy, Open Education Week event, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 
  • March 2017. Open education: Serving social justice and transforming pedagogy, Open Education Ontario summit, Toronto, ON (with Dr. Robin DeRosa)
  • February 2017. The future is open, Large Stores Group Meeting, National Association of College Stores, Las Vegas, NV 
  • February 2017. Innovating with openness: Changing our approach, 2017 STAR Symposium, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system (online) 
  • January 2017. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation by giving psychology away, Teaching Pre-conference, Annual Meeting of the Society for Social and Personality Psychology, San Antonio, TX 
  • January 2017. “Giving psychology away” via open pedagogy, National Institute for the Teaching of Psychology, St. Pete’s Beach, FL 
  • November 2016. Free + freedom: Liberating higher education through open educational practices, Open Education In and Across Disciplines, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB
  • October 2016. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, OER Day, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 
  • September 2016. The ordinary foundations of extraordinary behaviour, POF Talks: Relationships in the Digital Age, Vancouver, BC
  • September 2016. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Professional Development Day, Alexander College, Burnaby, BC
  • July 2016. The psychology of good and evil, 5×5, Indian Summer Festival, Vancouver, BC
  • June 2016. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Lambton College, Sarnia, ON
  • March 2016. Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices, Justice Institute of British Columbia, New Westminster, BC
  • March 2016. The future is open: The desirable and inevitable shift towards open educational practices, Open Education Week event, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
  • March 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, TN 
  • February 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, Power Hour, British Columbia Institute of Technology, Burnaby, BC
  • February 2016. The psychology of genocide, Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre, Vancouver, BC
  • February 2016. The psychology of genocide, Hillel BC, Vancouver, BC
  • February 2016. Towards a new culture of sharing, Teaching Practices Colloquium, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC
  • February 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON
  • February 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, Sheridan College, Toronto, ON
  • February 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
  • February 2016. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy via open educational practices, University of Waterloo, ON
  • February 2016. The future is open: Serving students, faculty, and institutions through open educational practices, Campus Bookstores Canada Summit, Toronto, ON
  • January 2016. The psychology of genocide, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
  • November 2015. Open educational resources, Open Up TRU, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC
  • November 2015. The psychology of good and evil, KPU-Science World Speaker series, Vancouver, BC
  • October 2015. The future of textbooks is open, Vancouver Community College, Vancouver, BC
  • September 2015. The future is open: The desirable and inevitable shift towards open pedagogy and open science, Douglas College, New Westminster, BC
  • August 2015. The future is open: Enhancing pedagogy and scholarship via open educational practices, Faculty of Arts AGM, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, BC
  • August 2015. The future is open: The desirable and inevitable shift towards open educational practices, Joint Academic Retreat, Yukon College, Whitehorse, YK
  • August 2015. The future of textbooks is open, Student Union Development Summit, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
  • August 2015. The future of textbooks is open, Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Federation of Students, Nanaimo, BC
  • May 2015. Giving psychology away: The impact of open textbook adoption on psychology students, BC Psychology Articulation meeting, Abbotsford, BC
  • May 2015. An openness to openness: The terrifying and liberating process of disrupting higher education, 2015 Open Textbook Summit. Vancouver, BC
  • October 2012. The psychology of good and evil, Centre for Inquiry, Vancouver, BC
  • July 2012. The psychology of good and evil, Philosopher’s Café series, Vancouver, BC
  • March 2012. The psychology of good and evil, Capilano Universe public lecture series, Gibsons, BC
  • November 2011. The psychology of genocide, Annual Krystallnacht lecture at Har El congregation, West Vancouver, BC
  • January 2011. The psychology of good and evil, Capilano Universe public lecture series, North Vancouver, BC