TALKS, SPEECHES and WORKSHOPS
(Note that this list does not include the many extemporaneous speeches I was asked to give "at the last minute")

1. IEEE Student Workshop, leadership, 1 March, 1985
2. IEEE Student Workshop, leadership, 15-16 March, 1986
3. IEEE Region 7 Meeting, Student Workshop, leadership, 4-5 October,1986
4. Talk on leadership, Conestoga College, 2 September, 2007
5. IEEE Region 7 Meeting, Student Workshop, leadership, Montreal, 7-8 Novermber1987
6. IEEE Student workshop, Vrije University of Brussels, Belgium, 12 April, 1988
7. IEEE Region 7 Meeting, student workshop, Toronto, 15October, 1988
8. IEEE Student Workshop, leadership, George Brown College, 1 June, 1989
9. Seminar on History of Engineering Education, Institute for the History and Philosophy of science, Victoria College, 16 November, 1989
10. IEEE SAC meeting and workshop, Orlando, FLA, 16-18 March, 1990
11. IEEE Region 3 meeting: Student Workshop, 2 April; R3 Workshop on Leadership, 3 April, New Orleans, 1990
12. Central Canada Council Workshop on Professional Development, Toronto, 7 April 1990
13. IEEE RAB meeting, Workshop on Professional Development, 4 May, 1990
14. IEEE Sections Congress, SAC Workshop, Toronto 4-5 October, 1990
15. IEEE SPAC Workshop, University of Toronto, 16 January, 1991
16. IEEE PES meeting, student workshop, 6 February, 1991
17. IEEE Region 4, Workshop on Leadership, Chicago, 16 February, 1991
18. IEEE Western Canada Council Student Leadership Workshop, 28-9 September 1991
19. IEEE SAC, Meeting and workshop, Atlanta, 25-7 October, 1991
20. IEEE Regional Activities Board Facilitate workshop on Awards. Boston, 18 May 1992
21. NCR Mississauga, Ont., Student Attitudes and Motivation, 24 July, 1992
22. IEEE United States Activities Board, Workshop on Leadership, Phoenix, 5 September, 1992
23. IEEE SAC Meeting and workshop, Cancun, Mexico, October 2-4, 1992
24. IEEE Region 6, Workshop on Professional Development, 13 February, 1993
25. Univ. Of Victoria, Lecture on IEEE and leadership, 29 March, 1993
26. Michigan Technological University, IEEE SPAC, Workshop on Professional Communications and Development, April 2-3, 1993
27. IEEE Sections Congress, Leadership, Puerto Rico, 2-3 July, 1993
28. IEEE Transnational Committee, Facilitate workshop on the future of TC, Phoenix, 18 June, 2004
29. IEEE Western Canada Council Student Leadership Workshop, 17 September 1994
30. Univ. Of Toronto IEEE Student branch SPAC on Leadership, 21 January 1995
31. IEEE Winter Power Meeting, Student Workshop, Professional Development, New York, 1 February, 1995
32. IEEE Board Series: workshop on leadership, 1 march 1995
33. Michigan Technological University, IEEE SPAC, Workshop on Professional Communications and Development, 25 March 1995
34. Region 10 Meeting, Workshop on region Leadership Development, Phuket, Thailand, 21-3 April 1995
35. CCECE Banquet speech, Montreal, 4 September 1995
36. Region 9 Workshop on Leadership, Monterrey, Mexico, 9 December, 1995
37. Seminar, DeVry Institute, Toronto, "Technology Leading us into the next Millenium," 25 June 1996
38. IEEE Sections Congress, Workshop on Leadership, Denver, 2 November, 1996
39. IEEE Region 1 Meeting, Workshop on Leadership, Hauppauge, New York, 8 February, 1997
40. IEEE Region 3 Meeting (Southeastcon) Seminar on Leadership, Blacksburg, Virginia, 12 April 1997
41. IEEE Univ. Of Madrid, Seminar on Leadership, Madrid, Spain, 5 May 1997
42. IEEE Region 2 meeting, Leadership workshop, Philadelphia, 20September, 1997
43. IEEE Region 2 meeting, Leadership workshop, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 7nMarch 1998
44. IEEE Region 1 meeting, Workshop on Leadership, Providence, Rhode Island, 2 May 1998
45. IEEE PACE Conference, Workshop on Presentation Skills, 5 September, 1998
46. IEEE sponsored Workshop on Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, Fields Institute, Toronto, October 31 and November 1, 1998
47. IEEE sponsored workshop on Leadership and Project Management, Mohawk College, Hamilton, 29 May, 1999
48. IEEE Sections Congress, Seminar on Leadership, Minneapolis, 8-10 October, 1999
49. IEEE Region 5, Workshop on Leadership, Denver, 26 February, 2000
50. IEEE Region 2, Seminar on Leadership, Columbus, Ohio, 11 March, 2000.
51. IEEE Region 9, Workshop on Leadership, Puerto Rico, 19 March 2000.
52. IEEE Region 4, Workshop on Leadership, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 2 May 2000 (125 participants)
53. IEEE Region 7, Workshop on Leadership in conjunction with CCECE, Halifax, 7 May 2000.
54. IEEE Board of Directors Meeting, Some Canadian History- Engineering Education,, Vancouver, 23 June 2000.
55. IEEE Region 1, Workshop on Leadership, Cornwall, Ontario,18-19 August, 2000.
56. IEEE Pace conference, Gold Workshop on Leadership, Phoenix, 1 September 2000.
57. APEGM (Professional Engineers Manitoba) Seminar on Leadership Skills, 27 October, 2000.
58. IEEE RAB Train-the-trainer Workshop on Leadership Skills, Atlanta, Georgia, 19-21 January 2001
59. IEEE SPAC Workshop on Leadership, George Washington University, Washington, DC 24 February, 2001
60. Speech on the occasion of presentation of the first Joint IEEE-AESAward, Singapore, 6 April 2001, Singapore
61. Speech on opening the Neural Networks Council Conference on Evolutionary Computing, Seoul, Korea, 27 May, 2001.
62. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE 2001 Award in International Communication to Sogo
Okamura and the IEEE 2001 Internet Award to Louis Pouzin, Helsinki, Finland, 13 June 2001
63. IEEE University of Iceland Student Branch, Leadership and IEEE, 15 June 2001.
64. Presentation to IEEE larger Societies leadership on the proposed new financial model for IEEE, New Brunswick, New jersey, 22 June 2001.
65. Presentation to IEEE Standards Association on IEEE Finances and the proposed new model, Calgary, 26 June, 2001.
66. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE 2001 Nikola Tesla Award to Stephen Williamson, and the Richard Kaufman Award to Louie Powell, Industry Application Society meeting, Chicago, 1 October, 2001.
67. Speech to IEEE Region 4 Committee on Potential Effects of The twin Towers Destruction September 11/2001 on IEEE, Windsor, Ontario, 24 October 2001
68. IEEE Region 9 Student Professional Awareness Workshop on Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, (Full day), San Paulo, Brazil, 1 November, 2001.
69. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE 2001 Nikola Tesla Award to James Kirtley, and the Herman Halperin award to John Vithayathil, IEEE Power Engineering Conference, New York, 29 January, 2002.
70. Speech to Power Engineering Society Student congress, New York, 30 January 2002.
71. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE 2001 Cledo Brunetti award and the 2001 Daniel E. Noble Award, Washington DC, 4 December, 2001.
72. Speech on the occasion of presentation of the IEEE Eric Sumner award to John Midwinter, and the Kiyo Tomiyasu Award to Tsuneo Nakahara, Optical Fiber Conference, Anaheim, California, 19 March 2002.
73. IEEE Technical Activities Board Tour: Kuala Lumpur, Talk on IEEE and its structure, 25 March 2002
74. IEEE TAB Tour, Technical talk on Advances in Induction Motor Research, Singapore Chapter of PES/IAS National University of Singapore 27 March 2002.
75. Technical talk: Hong Kong Polytechnical University, Electrical Power Generation, Transmission, Storage and Utilization, Hong Kong, 1 April, 2002
76. Seminar to the IEEE Dielectric and Electrical Insulation Society AdCom meeting on "Survival of the Societies," Boston, 9 April, 2002
77. Talk to IEEE Student branches, IEEE and the development of Leadership, Munich, germany, 24 April, 2002.
78. Talk to Students at Universitat Karlsruhe, IEEE and the Development of Leadership Skills, 26 April, 2002.
79. Dinner talk, IEEE Canada, Winnipeg, 11 May, 2002
80. IEEE Honors Ceremony, Toronto, 22 June 2002
81. IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Conference Plenary Session Welcome Speech, Toronto, 24 June 2002.
82. Speech on the occasion of the presentation of the IEEE Judith Resnik Award to Yvonne Brill, IGARS Conference, Toronto, 27 June 2002.
83. Speech on the occasion of presentation of the IEEE Leon Kirchmayer Proze Paper Award to Muriel Menard, and the 2002 IEEE Graduate Teaching Award to Vijay Bhargava at the 2002 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2 July 2002
84. IEEE Milestone: First Transatlantic Television Signal via Satellite (Telstar), on 11 July, 1962, Dedication speech, Cornwall, England, 11 July 2002
85. IEEE Milestone: Shannon Scheme for the Electrification of the Irish Free State, opened 22 July 1929, Dedication Speech, 29 July 2002.
86. Seminar on IEEE and Leadership, Oregon Section, Portland Oregon, 15 August 2002
87. International Conference on Electrical Machines, Keynote Speech: Positioning Electrical Machines Development for the Future, Brugges, Belgium, 26 August 2002
88. Speech on IEEE and Leadership to students at the Katholieke Universitaet, Leuven Belgium, 28 August 2002.
89. IEEE Milestone: rededication: First Transatlantic Reception of a Television Signal Via Satellite, 1962, (in French) Pleumeur-Bodeau, France, 13 September 2002.
90. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE Richard Kaufman Award to Ben Johnson, and the Charles Proteus Steinmetz Award to Landis Floyd, at the IEEE Petroleum and Chemical Industry Conference, New Orleans, 23 September 2002
91. IEEE Sections Congress, Plenary Session: Leadership, Washington, DC, 20 October 2002.
92. Speech to the Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium on the Potential for Collaboration between ISTEC and IEEE, Panama, 20 November 2002
93. IEEE 22nd Convention of central America and Panama, (CONCAPAN), Opening Speech, Panama, 21 November 2002
94. IEEE TAB Tour: Speeches to Sections and Student Branches on IEEE and Leadership, Guatemala 31 March, Costa Rica 1 April, Panama, 2 April, 2003
95. IEEE Syracuse Section Fellows Night Speaker, Leadership, 22 April 2003.
96. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE Electromagnetics Award to Leopold Felsen, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society international Symposium, Columbus, Ohio, 25 June 2003.
97. Speech on the occasion of presenting the Herman Halperin Award to Sarma Maruvada, Power Engineering Society Meeting, Toronto, 15 July 2003
98. Plenary Session speech to the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, Toulouse, france, 21 July, 2003
99. Speech on the occasion of presenting the Nikola Tesla award to Austin Bonnett, IEEE Petroleum and Chemical Industry Conference, Houston, 15 September 2003.
100. Speech on the occasion of presenting the Eric Sumner award to Werner Bux and Hans Mueller, Salvan, Switzerland 26 September 2003
101. IEEE Milestone: Marconi's Early Wireless Experiments, 1895, Salvan, Switzerland, Dedication Speech (in French) 26 September 2003
102. Speech to Student branches on Leadership and IEEE, Quito, Ecuador, 5 November 2003
103. Speech on the occasion of presenting the IEEE Frederik Philips Award to Thomas Rowbotham, San Francisco, 2 December 2003.
104. Speech on the occasion of presenting the Charles Proteus Steinmetz Award to Donald Loughry, New York, 7 December 2003.
105. IEEE Milestone Dedication Speech: DeCew Falls Hydro-Electric Plant, 1898, St. Catharines, Ontario, 2 May 2004.
106. IEEE Canada Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering keynote presentation on the DeCew Falls milestone dedication and related historical details, Niagara Falls, 3 May 2004.
107. IEEE Region 1, Workshop on Leadership and Management Skills, Sturbridge Massachussetts, 28 August 2004.
108. IEEE Canada Student meeting, Workshop on Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, Fredericton, New Brunswick, 17 September 2004.
109. IEEE Student Professional Awareness Workshop on Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, University of Saskatchewan, 22 January 2005.
110. IEEE Student Professional Awareness Workshop on Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, Universities of Ottawa and Carleton, Ottawa, 2 April, 2005
111. IEEE Region 5 Workshop on Leadership, Louisville, Colorado, 9 April 2005
112. IEEE Student Branch Professional Awareness Workshop, Some Thoughts on Leadership and Management, or jump-Starting Your Career, 16 September 2005.
113. IEEE Sections Congress 2005, Some Thoughts on Leadership and Management, Seminar, Tampa, Florida, 15 October 2005.
114. Speech on the occasion of presenting the Charles Proteus Steinmetz Award to Wally Read, IEEE Standards Association meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 4 December 2005
115. McNaughton Lecture, CCECE 2007, Vancouver, luncheon speech, 24 April, 2007

116. IEEE Sections Congress "Career Management," Quebec City, 20 September, 2008
117. Settlement and Integration Services Organization, Workshop: "Career Development for Immigrant Engineers," Hamilton, 27 February, 2009.
118. Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Invited talk: "A brief history of the foundation of IEEE Canada," St. Johns Newfoundland, 3 May, 2009.
119. IEEE Conference on Electro/Information Technology, Keynote speaker, Welcoming Address: Reminiscences of a Past IEEE President, Past and Current Issues," Windsor, Ontario, 8 June 2009.
120. IEEE Ottawa Section Workshop, "Taking Ownership of Your Career, Getting and Keeping a Job" Full day workshop, Ottawa, 6 November 2010.
121. IEEE Electrical Machines and Drives Conference, Honorary Chair: Welcoming Speech, Niagara Falls, Ontario, 16 May, 2011.