New Book Release - Creative Development: Transforming Education through Design Thinking, Innovation and Invention available in paperback and ebook through Amazon and Chapters-Indigo. ISBN 978-1-55059-668-7
October 2016 - Tempo: The Manitoba Music Conference - Presentation - Creative Development. Winnipeg, Manitoba (October 21, 2016)
October 2016 - AMAM (Association of Music Administrators of Manitoba) Annual Conference - Keynote Presentation - Creative Development through Design Thinking and Innovation, Winnipeg, Manitoba (October 20, 2016)
July 2016 - Inaugural Creative World, Washington, D.C. - July 16th to 30th, 2016. Co-chair of National Creativity Network's Education Re-Invention Design Challenge at Busboys and Poets July 26th and 27th, 2016
July 2016 - Visiting Scholar - Summer Institute of Creativity in Educational Practice, University of Manitoba, Faculty of Education. July 4th to 8th - EDUB 5220 T02 – CRN: 31697 and EDUB 7340 T04 – CRN: 31698. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
July, 2016 - Design Thinking for Innovation graduate program - Beginning of a new cohort in the Interdisciplinary MEd program at the Werklund School of Education at the University of Calgary. http://werklund.ucalgary.ca/gpe/design-thinking-for-innovation - July 11 to 14, 2016 EDER 679.44 - Creative Design Practice: An Introduction
June 17th, 2106 - Alberta Chemistry Educators Association - Keynote presentation - Transforming Education through Design Thinking. University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta.
May 10, 2016 - Teaching and Learning Conference, University of Calgary. Opening Keynote presentation: Creative Development: Transforming Education through Design Thinking, Innovation and Invention. Calgary, Alberta.
May 7, 2016 - University of New Brunswick Early Childhood Conference, Keynote Presentation - Creative Development. Moncton, New Brunswick.
November 6, 2015 - Early Childhood Education Association of the Alberta Teachers Association Annual Conference - Keynote Presentation - Developing Creativity: Engagement and Motivation through Design Thinking and Innovation. Kananaskis, Alberta
October 5 to 8, 2015 - University of New Brunswick Faculty of Education Colloquium Speaker Series - Creative Development: Transforming Education through Design Thinking, Innovation and Invention, October 6th, 7:00 p.m. Fredericton, New Brunswick.
September 2015 - LungA School Research Visitation - Seydisfjordur, Iceland
June 17th, 2015 - Big Plans for Little Kids (Early Intervention Agency) - presentation: Inspiring Creativity in Early Intervention. Calgary, Alberta.
May 23rd, 2015 - Elite Calgary (Conference for Youth Empowerment), University of Calgary - Keynote Presentation -Every Dream I Have Ever Had Has Come True: Empowerment Through Creativity
March 16, 2015 - Sun West School Division, Keynote presentation. Developing Creativity , Rosetown, Saskatchewan
March 11, 2015 - Chipperfield Parent Speaker Series - Developing Creativity: Growing Engagement, Motivation and Achievement through Design Thinking and Innovation. 7:00 p.m. Calgary Academy, Calgary, AB.
October 24, 2014 - Association of Art Educators Manitoba, SAGE Conference - Keynote Presentation - Developing Creativity: When You Are All Dressed Up You Need a Place To Go. Breakout session: Educating for Creativity. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
September 10 to 17, 2014 - Research Visitation and Collaboration - LungA School, Seydisfjordur, Iceland
July 7 to 11, 2014 - Creativity in Educational Practice Graduate Certificate Program - Course #1 - Creative Practice: An Introduction
January 23, 2014 - Teaching and Learning University of Calgary - Lecture/ Workshop - Creativity in Educational Practice Across the Disciplines
January 18, 2014 - Keynote - Educating for Creativity: A Global Conversation. Education Student Association Conference - Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary.
October 17 - 19th, 2013 - Keynote - Educating for Creativity - "Celebrating the Challenges"
Special Education Conference, Kananaskis, Alberta
July 2 to 8, 2013 - Creativity in Educational Practice Graduate Program at the University of Calgary.
Creative Practice: An Introduction. Calgary Alberta
May 29th, 2013 - Keynote - From Design Thinking to Creative Practice - Orchestras Canada - Toronto, Ontario
May 15th, 2013 - The Banff Centre - Educating for Creativity: A Creative Education Conversation - Banff, Alberta
March 2013 - Webinar - Educating for Creativity: Understanding Creative Dvelopment - National Creativity Network, USA
February 28th, March 1st, 2013 - Keynote - Design Thinking as the Accessible Lens for Creativity - ArtStarts - Vancouver, British Columbia
December 12st, 2012 - NEW BOOK - "Educating for Creativity, A Global Conversation" - Robert Kelly, Available in hard copy and ebook through Amazon.ca, Amazon.com, Chapters/Indigo, Kindle and Kobo.
November 16th, 2012 - ArtSmarts Knowledge Exchange - Keynote - Educating for Creativity, A Global Conversation, Downtown Campus, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
August 22nd, 2012, NAIT (Northern Alberta Institute of Technology) - Keynote Address - Balancing Creativity and Achievement at inaugural Celebrating Teaching event.
July 2012 - Summer Institutes of Creativity in Educational Practice
- July 4th to 17th - University of Calgary. Calgary, Alberta, Canada
- July 11th to 13th - University of British Columbia Okanagan. Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
- July 23rd to August 4th - University of Manitoba. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada