Upcoming Events

 

April 27th, 2017 | Vancouver

TED: The Future You

TED2017 speaker lineup


May 10, 2017 | Portland, Oregon
Bridge Meadows
The Village Effect


March 28, 2017 | Brussels
European Parliament
Sex Differences and the Gender Gap


2016

August 12th, 2016 | Ottawa
Keynote: Canadian Bar Association; Canadian Legal Conference
Details


August 9th, 2016 | Washington DC
What Social and Behavioral Science is Newsworthy and How It Is Covered
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine 


May 11th, 2016 | Edmonton
Keynote: Creating Resilient, Healthier Communities
Two Talks to the City of Edmonton


March 16th, 2016 | Zurich
Keynote: European Trend Day 2016
Gottlieb Duttwieler Institute


February 11th, 2016 | Montreal
Globe and Mail and Concordia University: Thinking out Loud
A discussion about friendship in the digital age, with Prof. William Bukowski.

2015

October 20th, 2015 | Montreal
Why Face to Face Contact Matters in Education
Delta Kappa Gamma International


October 15th, 2015 | Montreal
Face-to-Face Contact: A Matter of Survival
Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom:


September 17th, 2015 | Cambridge
Keynote Address: Relational Schools Project
St. Catherine’s College Cambridge University


July 10th, 2015 | Stratford

Ideas at Stratford: The Massey Lectures Forum
The Discovery of the Self with Adam Gopnik and Irwin Gopnik
Audio


June 3rd, 2015 | Montreal
Westmount Public Library


April 18th, 2015 | Los Angeles, California

LA Times Festival of Books

I gratefully acknowledge a grant from the Canada Council for the Arts, which supported my attendance at this event.

April 9th, 2015 | Toronto, Spur Festival
Alone, Together


March 30, 2015 Los Angeles
talks@google
Video On Youtube
Featured on Google’s 2015 Year in Review


March 29th, 2015 | Pasadena, California
Caltech Distinguished Speakers Series
Lecture


March 25th, 2015 | London
The School of Life: Face Time with Susan Pinker


March 23rd, 2015 | Oxford, UK
Oxford Literary Festival


February 10-14th, 2015 | New Haven, Yale University
Yale Poynter Journalism Fellowship
Branford College


February 9th, 2015 | New York City, NY
The Lotos Club Science and Technology Series


February 4th, 2015 | Toronto, Canada
8am
Argyle Academy

Relationship Building in the Digital Age

7pm
LINCWell Speakers Series
St. Clement’s School

To Arrange a Speaking Engagement

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2014 Speaking Engagements

Dec 13th,2014
Holden Memorial Address
International Society of Intelligence Research,
Graz, Austria

 

November 22nd,2014
The Miami Book Fair

 

November 18th,2014
New York State Writers’ Institute Lecture
SUNY University at Albany Science Library - 8 pm

 

November 4th,2014
Harvard Barnes and Noble Coop: Joint Event with Steven Pinker

October 25th,2014
Susan Pinker at Ottawa International Writers Festival.
Ottawa ON

 

October 22nd,2014
Susan Pinker at Conference at Pointe-Claire Public Library.
Montreal

 

October 19th,2014
Susan Pinker at Paragraph Bookstore Books and Breakfast Series.
Montreal

 


 

2012-2013 Speaking Engagements

April 28, 2013
Autism: Treatment, Hope and Bad Animals
Blue Metropolis
Montreal, QC

 

April 27, 2013
Healing Words: Writing Mental Health
Blue Metropolis
Montreal, QC


 

2011-2012 Speaking Engagements

November 2, 2011
Is the Boy Crisis a Myth?
American Enterprise Institute: Working Group on Boys
Washington, DCMarch 28, 2012
Keynote on International Women’s Day
Presidential Speaker Series,
Delta College, Michigan

March 5, 2012
Keynote: Honouring Women’s Career Choices
Women and Business Conference
Sponsored by Ha’aretz and The Marker, Tel Aviv, Israel
For conference info (Hebrew): http://conventions.themarker.com/article.asp?rId=198 

 


 

2010 Speaking Engagements

November 26, 2010
Keynote: Bold Ideas for Academic Leaders Speakers Series
Humber College

 

November 5-6, 2010
Keynote: The Differences Between the Sexes: From Biology to Behavior European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
Heidelberg, Germany

 

October 28, 2010
Keynote: Gender, Happiness and the Crisis in the Global Economy
dbb Forum,
Berlin, Germany
Conference organized by Budeszentrale fur politische Bildung (Federal Agency for Civic Education) in cooperation with the Hessen State Agency for Civic Education.
Budenscentrale: http://www.bpb.de

 

August 13, 2010
William James Book Award Address, Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.

 

May 17, 2010
Keynote: The Sexual Paradox: High Ability, Creativity and Giftedness
Wallace Research Symposium on Talent Development
Belin Blank Center for Gifted Education,
The University of Iowa, Iowa City

 


2009 Speaking Engagements

December 3-4, 2009
Conference/Workshops (all given in English)
Beratergruppe Neuwaldegg GmbH (www.neuwaldegg.com)
Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria

 

November 3, 2009
Keynote , Professional Development Day
Vanier College

 

October 24th, 2009
Ottawa Writers Festival: Reading and Discussion
Ottawa, Canada

October 29, 2009
Guest Lecture: Evolution and Gender (Biology 436, Evolution and Society)
McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building 1027, 2:30 pm

 

October 17th, 2009
The Sexual Paradox
McGill University Homecoming Weekend
Books and Brunch, Omni Hotel, Montreal

 

June 17, 2009
Talk on The Sexual Paradox
Westmount Public Library, 7 pm

 

May 6, 2009
The Michael Lauter Memorial Lecture
Jewish Public Library, 7:30 p.m.
5151 Côte Ste-Catherine


2008 Speaking Engagements

October 16-18, 2008
Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society,
Deauville, France

 

October 15
Frankfurt Book Fair “Der Geschlechterparadox”
DVA stand, Hall 3.0 E106

 

August 18, 2008
Edinburgh International Book Festival,
Edinburgh UK

 

June 18, 19, 20, 2008
Idea City,
Toronto Canada

 

June 11, 2008
“Gifted Women and the Real Gender Gap.” University of Toronto Women and Leadership Speaker Series, 5:00 to 7:15.
Fleck Atrium, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto,
Toronto Canada

 

May 9, 2008
The Ottawa Hospital Nurses’ Association,
Ottawa Canada

 

May 1, 2008
Blue Metropolis Literary Festival, 8h30 pm
Delta Centre-Ville Hotel, 777 University Street,
Montreal Canada

 

April 23, 2008
Public lecture and panel discussion,
Amsterdam Holland

March 27, 2008
A Brief Talk about The Sexual Paradox, Paragraphe Books,
2220 McGill College Ave,
Montreal Canada

 

March 18, 2008
Discussion with Helena Cronin, co-director of the London School of Economics Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science, 6-8 pm, at Canada House, Trafalgar Square,
London England

 

March 16, 2008
Globe and Mail/Ben McNally Books and Brunch,
King Edward Hotel,
Toronto Canada

 

March 6, 2008
Lunch and Learn Speaker,
Human Resources and Social Development Canada,
Government of Canada,
Ottawa Canada

 

March 5, 2008
“Celebrate Women” Annual Lecture, Laurentian University, Fraser Auditorium,
Sudbury Canada

 

February 28, 2008
Book Launch, Nicholas Hoare Books,
Montreal Canada

 

February 18, 2008
Ontario Psychological Association Annual Convention, Lunchtime Address,
Eaton Centre Marriott Hotel,
Toronto Canada

January 19, 2008
Women’s Health Matters Forum, Women’s College Hospital
Toronto Convention Centre, South Building,
Toronto Canada

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2014 Speaking Engagements

Dec 13th,2014
Holden Memorial Address
International Society of Intelligence Research,
Graz, Austria

 

November 22nd,2014
The Miami Book Fair
2:30pm
Auditorium, Building 1, 2nd floor
Wolfson Campus, Miami Dade College

 

November 18th,2014
New York State Writers’ Institute Lecture
SUNY University at Albany Science Library - 8 pm

 

November 4th,2014
Harvard Barnes and Noble Coop: Joint Event with Steven Pinker

October 25th,2014
Susan Pinker at Ottawa International Writers Festival.
Ottawa ON

 

October 22nd,2014
Susan Pinker at Conference at Pointe-Claire Public Library, 100 ave. Douglas-Shand.
Montreal

 

October 19th,2014
Susan Pinker at Paragraph Bookstore Books and Breakfast Series, Le Centre Sheraton Montreal, 1201 Rene Levesque Blvd. W.
Montreal

 

October 7th
Introduction of Daniel Levitin, author of The Organized Mind, The McGill Bookstore.
Montreal

 


 

2012-2013 Speaking Engagements

April 28, 2013
Autism: Treatment, Hope and Bad Animals
Blue Metropolis
Montreal, QC

 

April 27, 2013
Healing Words: Writing Mental Health
Blue Metropolis
Montreal, QC


 

2011-2012 Speaking Engagements

November 2, 2011
Is the Boy Crisis a Myth?
American Enterprise Institute: Working Group on Boys
Washington, DCMarch 28, 2012
Keynote on International Women’s Day
Presidential Speaker Series,
Delta College, Michigan

March 5, 2012
Keynote: Honouring Women’s Career Choices
Women and Business Conference
Sponsored by Ha’aretz and The Marker, Tel Aviv, Israel
For conference info (Hebrew): http://conventions.themarker.com/article.asp?rId=198 

 


 

2010 Speaking Engagements

November 26, 2010
Keynote: Bold Ideas for Academic Leaders Speakers Series
Humber College

 

November 5-6, 2010
Keynote: The Differences Between the Sexes: From Biology to Behavior European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
Heidelberg, Germany

 

October 28, 2010
Keynote: Gender, Happiness and the Crisis in the Global Economy
dbb Forum,
Berlin, Germany
Conference organized by Budeszentrale fur politische Bildung (Federal Agency for Civic Education) in cooperation with the Hessen State Agency for Civic Education.
Budenscentrale: http://www.bpb.de

 

August 13, 2010
William James Book Award Address, Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.

 

May 17, 2010
Keynote: The Sexual Paradox: High Ability, Creativity and Giftedness
Wallace Research Symposium on Talent Development
Belin Blank Center for Gifted Education,
The University of Iowa, Iowa City

 


2009 Speaking Engagements

December 3-4, 2009
Conference/Workshops (all given in English)
Beratergruppe Neuwaldegg GmbH (www.neuwaldegg.com)
Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria

 

November 3, 2009
Keynote , Professional Development Day
Vanier College

 

October 24th, 2009
Ottawa Writers Festival: Reading and Discussion
Ottawa, Canada

October 29, 2009
Guest Lecture: Evolution and Gender (Biology 436, Evolution and Society)
McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building 1027, 2:30 pm

 

October 17th, 2009
The Sexual Paradox
McGill University Homecoming Weekend
Books and Brunch, Omni Hotel, Montreal

 

June 17, 2009
Talk on The Sexual Paradox
Westmount Public Library, 7 pm

 

May 6, 2009
The Michael Lauter Memorial Lecture
Jewish Public Library, 7:30 p.m.
5151 Côte Ste-Catherine


2008 Speaking Engagements

October 16-18, 2008
Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society,
Deauville, France

 

October 15
Frankfurt Book Fair “Der Geschlechterparadox”
DVA stand, Hall 3.0 E106

 

August 18, 2008
Edinburgh International Book Festival,
Edinburgh UK

 

June 18, 19, 20, 2008
Idea City,
Toronto Canada

 

June 11, 2008
“Gifted Women and the Real Gender Gap.” University of Toronto Women and Leadership Speaker Series, 5:00 to 7:15.
Fleck Atrium, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto,
Toronto Canada

 

May 9, 2008
The Ottawa Hospital Nurses’ Association,
Ottawa Canada

 

May 1, 2008
Blue Metropolis Literary Festival, 8h30 pm
Delta Centre-Ville Hotel, 777 University Street,
Montreal Canada

 

April 23, 2008
Public lecture and panel discussion,
Amsterdam Holland

March 27, 2008
A Brief Talk about The Sexual Paradox, Paragraphe Books,
2220 McGill College Ave,
Montreal Canada

 

March 18, 2008
Discussion with Helena Cronin, co-director of the London School of Economics Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science, 6-8 pm, at Canada House, Trafalgar Square,
London England

 

March 16, 2008
Globe and Mail/Ben McNally Books and Brunch,
King Edward Hotel,
Toronto Canada

 

March 6, 2008
Lunch and Learn Speaker,
Human Resources and Social Development Canada,
Government of Canada,
Ottawa Canada

 

March 5, 2008
“Celebrate Women” Annual Lecture, Laurentian University, Fraser Auditorium,
Sudbury Canada

 

February 28, 2008
Book Launch, Nicholas Hoare Books,
Montreal Canada

 

February 18, 2008
Ontario Psychological Association Annual Convention, Lunchtime Address,
Eaton Centre Marriott Hotel,
Toronto Canada

 

January 19, 2008
Women’s Health Matters Forum, Women’s College Hospital
Toronto Convention Centre, South Building,
Toronto Canada