Note: schedule details are subject to change up until the event. For all details and registration, visit the Festival of Learning home page.

Featured Speakers

avatar for Jesse Stommel

Jesse Stommel

University of Mary Washington
Executive Director, DTLT
avatar for Monique Gray Smith

Monique Gray Smith

Little Drum Consulting


avatar for Dr. Pamini Thangarajah (3M recipient 2022)

Dr. Pamini Thangarajah (3M recipient 2022)

Mount Royal University
Mathematics Professor
avatar for Ishan Abeywardena

Ishan Abeywardena

Commonwealth of Learning
Adviser: Open Educational Resources
avatar for Chris Addision

Chris Addision

The University of British Columbia
avatar for Lauri Aesoph

Lauri Aesoph

Manager, Open Education
avatar for Nicole Allen

Nicole Allen

Director of Open Education
avatar for Aran Armutlu

Aran Armutlu

BC Federation of Students
avatar for Peter Arthur

Peter Arthur

University of British Columbia Okanagan
avatar for Geoffrey Ashford-Smith

Geoffrey Ashford-Smith

Turning Technologies Canada
Account Manager
avatar for Jo Axe

Jo Axe

Royal Roads University
Professor, School of Education and Technology
avatar for Jenn Barker

Jenn Barker

Douglas College
avatar for Terri Bateman

Terri Bateman

North Island College
Distributed Learning Facilitator
avatar for Serhat Beyenir

Serhat Beyenir

Instructor, Power Engineering
avatar for Dianne Biin

Dianne Biin

Project Manager, developer for the Indigenization Project
avatar for Steven Bishop

Steven Bishop

Douglas College
Learning Designer
avatar for Beth Cougler Blom

Beth Cougler Blom

Beth Cougler Blom
avatar for Kathleen Bortolin

Kathleen Bortolin

Vancouver Island University
Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Specialist
avatar for Natasha Boskic

Natasha Boskic

University of British Columbia
Director, Learning Design and Sessional Instructor
avatar for Sanja Boskovic

Sanja Boskovic

Associate Dean

Michelle Brailey

University of Alberta Library
avatar for Lin Brander

Lin Brander

British Columbia Institute of Technology
Liaison Librarian & Collections Coordinator
avatar for Mary Burgess

Mary Burgess

Executive Director
avatar for Amy Burvall

Amy Burvall

Education Consultant and Author
Author and Consultant
avatar for Michel Castagné

Michel Castagné

Capilano University
Digital Services Librarian
avatar for Michael Cenkner

Michael Cenkner

University of Alberta
Academic Technology Specialist
avatar for James Charbonneau

James Charbonneau

University of British Columbia
Assistant Professor of Teaching
avatar for Elizabeth Childs

Elizabeth Childs

Royal Roads University
Professor & Program Head
avatar for Tammie Clarke

Tammie Clarke

Selkirk College
Nursing Instructor and Educational Developer
avatar for Naomi Cloutier

Naomi Cloutier

Thompson Rivers University
Associate Director Curriculum Services
avatar for Dr. Gordon Cobb

Dr. Gordon Cobb

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
avatar for Amanda Coolidge

Amanda Coolidge

Executive Director

Leonora Crema

University of British Columbia
Scholarly Communications Librarian
avatar for Sylvia Currie

Sylvia Currie

Learning and Teaching
avatar for Florence Daddey

Florence Daddey

Justice Institute of BC
Centre for Teaching, Learning and Innovation
avatar for Caroline Daniels

Caroline Daniels

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Systems Librarian
avatar for Karen Densky

Karen Densky

Thompson Rivers University
Associate Teaching Professor/TESL Coordinator Faculty of Education...
avatar for Helen DeWaard

Helen DeWaard

Lakehead University
Instructor, Faculty of Education

Rosie Dhaliwal

Simon Fraser University
Health Promotion Specialist
avatar for Kelly Diether

Kelly Diether

University of Victoria
Educational Technology Support Specialist
avatar for Sue Doner

Sue Doner

Camosun College
Faculty, Instructional Designer

Saeed Dyanatkar

UBC Emerging Media Lab
Executive Producer
avatar for Trish Dyck

Trish Dyck

Royal Roads University
Manager of Team Coaching, Team Coach
avatar for Will Engle

Will Engle

The University of British Columbia
Strategist, Open Education Initiatives
avatar for Chris Fernlund

Chris Fernlund

Lead, Student Supports
avatar for Peter Ferreira

Peter Ferreira

Turning Technologies
avatar for Erin Fields

Erin Fields

Open Education and Scholarly Communications Librar
avatar for kele fleming

kele fleming

Associate Director
avatar for Ruth Fraser

Ruth Fraser

Director Accessibility Services
avatar for Jon Fulton

Jon Fulton

Video Producer, Open Learning
avatar for David Gaertner

David Gaertner

avatar for David Geary

David Geary

Capilano University
avatar for Michelle Glubke

Michelle Glubke

Senior Manager, Collaborative Projects
avatar for Barish Golland

Barish Golland

University of British Columbia
Operations Manager, Learning Technology Ecosystems, UBC Sauder School...

Billy Gould

Blackboard Inc.
avatar for Josie Gray

Josie Gray

Manager, Production and Publishing
avatar for Grant Gregson

Grant Gregson

Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Coordinator Teaching and Learning Centre

Alicia Harder

Senior Manager, Planning and Operations
avatar for Ken Harmel

Ken Harmel

Educational Technologist Extraordinaire
avatar for Patrick von Hauff

Patrick von Hauff

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta
Academic Technology Specialist
avatar for Jenni Hayman

Jenni Hayman

Program Manager
avatar for Margaret Hearnden

Margaret Hearnden

North Island College
Global Learning Facilitator
avatar for Julia Hengstler

Julia Hengstler

Vancouver Island University
Professor/Educational Technologist/Chair Ctr for Education &...
avatar for Paul Hibbitts

Paul Hibbitts

Hibbitts Design / Simon Fraser University
Educator, Interaction Designer and Open Source Author
avatar for Don Hlus

Don Hlus

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Director of Guitar
avatar for Candy Ho

Candy Ho

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Faculty, Educational Studies
avatar for Christine Horgan

Christine Horgan

Southern Alberta of Technology
Curriculum Coordinator
avatar for Sharon Hu

Sharon Hu

University of BC
Instructional Designer, Professional Development and Community...
avatar for Zoe Wake Hyde

Zoe Wake Hyde

Rebus Community
Product Manager
avatar for Ken Jeffery

Ken Jeffery

Royal Roads University
Instructional Designer
avatar for Rajiv Jhangiani

Rajiv Jhangiani

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Associate Vice President, Teaching & Learning
avatar for Michelle Johnson

Michelle Johnson

University of the Fraser Valley
TLC Learning Specialist
avatar for June Kaminski

June Kaminski

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Curriculum Coordinator, Faculty

Stephanie Keyowski

Lyryx Learning Inc.
Editor, Open Educational Resources
avatar for Laura Killam

Laura Killam

Cambrian College
avatar for Jennifer Kirkey

Jennifer Kirkey

Douglas College
avatar for Liesel Knaack

Liesel Knaack

Vancouver Island University
Director, Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning
avatar for Marie Krbavac

Marie Krbavac

University of British Columbia
Faculty Liaison
avatar for Claude Laflamme

Claude Laflamme

University of Calgary and Lyryx Learning
Professor & President
avatar for Ross Laird

Ross Laird

Laird Associates
Educational Consultant
avatar for Krista Lambert

Krista Lambert

Justice Institute of British Columbia
Designer: Learning or Instructional
avatar for Aaron Langille

Aaron Langille

Laurentian University
Master Lecturer
avatar for Nicole Larson

Nicole Larson

ITP Metrics, ITP Lab
Project Lead
avatar for Leva Lee

Leva Lee

avatar for Ian Linkletter

Ian Linkletter

University of British Columbia
Learning Technology Specialist
avatar for Laura MacKay

Laura MacKay

BCTLC Co-chair, Capilano University
Director, Centre for Teaching Excellence
avatar for Naz Maghsoudi

Naz Maghsoudi

Justice Institute of BC
Coordinator of student and faculty development
avatar for Nicolaas Matthijs

Nicolaas Matthijs

Product Director
avatar for Rory McGreal

Rory McGreal

Ithabasca University
avatar for Ross McKerlich

Ross McKerlich

Okanagan College
Education Technology Coordinator
avatar for Hope Miller

Hope Miller

Douglas College
Learning Designer
avatar for Tannis Morgan

Tannis Morgan

Director, Centre for Teaching, Learning & In
avatar for Jessica Motherwell

Jessica Motherwell

Justice Institute of BC
Research Associate
avatar for Todd Mundle

Todd Mundle

University Librarian
avatar for Adam Nash

Adam Nash

Northwest Community College
Learning Transformation Specialist

Juyeong Oh

UBC Emerging Media Lab
avatar for Andrew Owen

Andrew Owen

University of British Columbia
avatar for Christina Page

Christina Page

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Learning Strategist
avatar for Dr. Linda Pardy

Dr. Linda Pardy

University of the Fraser Valley
Associate Dean of Students, College of the Arts
avatar for Michael Paskevicius

Michael Paskevicius

University of Victoria
avatar for Rosario Passos

Rosario Passos

British Columbia Institute of Technology
Instructional Development Consultant
avatar for Matej Perisa

Matej Perisa

Turning Technologies Canada
Corporate Trainer
avatar for Sandra Polushin

Sandra Polushin

Douglas College
Coordinator / Faculty
avatar for Hope Power

Hope Power

Simon Fraser University
Teaching & Learning Librarian
avatar for Jeffrey Ansloos (Annick Press)

Jeffrey Ansloos (Annick Press)

University of Toronto-OISE
Assistant Professor
avatar for Julian Prior

Julian Prior

Langara College
Chair, Educational Technology
avatar for Jodi Proznick

Jodi Proznick

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Music Faculty
avatar for Daniel Reeve

Daniel Reeve

Camosun College
Political Science Instructor
avatar for Tracy Roberts

Tracy Roberts

Director, Learning & Teaching
avatar for Dr. Kat Sark

Dr. Kat Sark

University of Victoria
Adjunct Faculty
avatar for Emily Schudel

Emily Schudel

Camosun College
Instructional Designer
avatar for Nooreen Shah-Preusser

Nooreen Shah-Preusser

Royal Roads University
Team Coach
avatar for Brenda Smith

Brenda Smith

Thompson Rivers University
Open Education Librarian
avatar for Bryan Smith

Bryan Smith

UVIC, Technology Integrated Learning
Learning Experience Designer
avatar for Theresa Southam

Theresa Southam

Selkirk College
Coordinator, Teaching and Learning Institute

Dr. Nan Stevens

Senior Lecturer
avatar for Jess Thompson

Jess Thompson

Washington State Board for Community & Technical Colleges
Program Administrator, Accessible Technology Initiatives
avatar for Jason Toal

Jason Toal

Simon Fraser University
Interaction Specialist
avatar for George Veletsianos

George Veletsianos

Royal Roads University
Professor and Canada Research Chair
avatar for Sally Vinden

Sally Vinden

Vancouver Island University
Curriculum, Teaching & Learning Specialist
avatar for Dr. Jennifer Walinga

Dr. Jennifer Walinga

Royal Roads University
Professor and Director

Dr. Guangyu Wang

University of British Columbia
Associate Dean of Faculty of Forestry
avatar for Keith Webster

Keith Webster

Royal Roads University
Associate Director - Learning Technologies
avatar for Maureen Wideman

Maureen Wideman

University of the Fraser Valley
Associate Vice President, Teaching and Learning
avatar for Ki Wight

Ki Wight

Capilano University
avatar for Rebecca Wilson-Mah

Rebecca Wilson-Mah

Royal Roads University
Assistant Professor
avatar for Lucas Wright

Lucas Wright

Open Strategist (Leave Appointment)
avatar for Dr. Cindy Xin

Dr. Cindy Xin

Simon Fraser University
Director of Research

Vancouver Corporate Yoga

Vancouver Corporate Yoga
avatar for Erin Yun

Erin Yun

University of British Columbia
Educational Consultant, Campus and Classroom Climate
avatar for Dr. Amy Zidulka

Dr. Amy Zidulka

Royal Roads University
Associate Professor