Conferences (Selected)
Woven Communities Symposium, University of St. Andrews, Scotland 2012

Inspirational Practices
Basketmakers: Local, National, Global
Barony Centre, West Kilbride 2012

Basketry making Human History Conference speaker 2011 University of East Anglia

Beyond the Basket Conference speaker, June 2009, University of East Anglia

Keynote speaker at European Baskets conference, for the Irish Crafts Council, May 2008

East Weaves West: Basketmaking in Japan and Britain conference speaker, Collins Gallery University of Strathclyde July 2008

Oxford Brookes University Japanese Culture conference Japanese Traditional and Contemporary Basketmaking, one of three speakers, April 2002
Presentation of paper Translating Stake and Strand at Art and Artefact in the 21st Century, British Museum and Crafts Council conference, published on the web, February 2002

Contemporary International Basketmaking lecture, Trondheim, Norway

Ideas in the Making UEA and Crafts Council, 1998

Obscure objects of Desire UEA and Crafts Council, 1997