Richard Kroeker



Saskatchewan Institute of Architects Annual Meeting, Sakatoon – Guest Speaker May 2020

Keynote Speaker, WoodWorks Conference McGill UnIversity, October 2017

Greenbuild China, Shanghai. Fast Energy Modeling for Early Design. November 2017

The Architectural Association as a Model for a Student-run Academy. The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education annual meeting, Dalhousie University, June 2017

Reyner Banham and the Continuity of Modernism, guest lecture Nova Scotia College of Art and Design March 2017

More with Less: Gambia & Botswana, guest lecture Dalhousie School of Architecture March 2017

Architectural Overdrive, Nova Scotia Architects February 2017, Guest speaker

D-TALKS invited speaker & panelist, Calgary. Design and Community June 4, 2015

Canada Green Building Council Annual Conference, Vancouver. invited presenter: Energy modeling, June 3, 2015

Université de Montréal, Lecture: Energy modeling November 19, 2014

Lehigh University, Lecture and Design – Build workshop, November 12 – 15, 2014

University of Botswana School of Architecture and Planning. Guest Lecture. August 2013

Alvar Aallto Symposium,invited speaker, Jyvaskila, Finland. August 2012

M.A.D.E. Edmonton Alberta Invited speaker May 10, 2012

Co-Chair, Conference Planner with Dr. Lukas Swan, E-SIM 2012 Scientific Conference on Energy Modeling. May 2,3 2012

E-SIM 2012 Conference, Workshop presenter, May 2012

Radical Urbanism Series Lecture: Peter Behrens School of Architecture , Dusseldorf, Germany November 2011

US Green Building Council conference speaker: Education for Sustainability in a First Nations Context. Toronto, October 2011

University of Manitoba visiting lecturer: Designing for Health & Sustainability in Botswana. September 2011

Ghost 13: Ideas in Things International Architecture Conference, exhibiter, speaker and panelist, Kingsburg, Nova Scotia, June 2011

Penser Tout Haut / Faire L’Archtecture. UQUAM, Montreal. Panel discussion participant, guest design reviewer February 2009

Memory and Invention University of Manitoba, Guest Lecturer:, November 2009

Harbourfront Centre, Chebucto, A Question of Place. Toronto, September 2009

Karlsruhe Conference Centre Panel discussion and Medal presentation- November 2008

Schelling Medallist Lecture. Karlsruhe University, - November 2008

Barcelona, Spain: Presentation of Pictou Landing Health Centre, design finalist November 2008

Norwegian University of Science and Technology,Trondheim, Guest lecturer: History and Continuity of Indigneous People: the Role of Architecture. Lecture and Design workshops. - October 2008

Dakota Sacred Places Symposium University of Minnesota: Chair and Presenter - April 2008

Nature and Artifice, Lethbridge University. February 2006

Greening the Curriculum, University of Minnesota. November 2005

Association for Preservation Technology International, Conference Keynote Speaker, Halifax October 2005

Waterloo University – Arriscraft Lecture series, May 2005

Universite de Montreal – workshops, lecture, reviews, February 2005

Greening the Curriculum Quebec City Symposium, June 2004

Peter Behrens School of Architecture, Radical Urbanism. Dusseldorf, Guest Lecture / Workshop – June 2004

Saskatchewan Institute of Architects Annual Meeting – Guest Speaker. May 2004

Barbados Institute of Architects - Guest Speaker. 24 February 2004

Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation Television Interview 23 February 2004

Cass Gilbert Visiting Scholar Lecture, University of Minnesota, Faculty of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, November 2002 and continuing

Greening the Curriculum Colloque, University of Quebec a Montreal August 2002
Guest lecture: Teaching Sustainable Building Systems

XXI World Congress of Architecture, Union of International Architects, UIA Berlin, Germany Invited Plenary Session Speaker: The Future of Architecture: Space and Identity - Architecture as the Focus of Social Value Systems July 2002.

University of Minnesota , Faculty of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Guest Lecture : Recent Work February 2002

"Invention and Memory: Paradoxes of Progress " ACSA Conference, paper presented Baltimore, Maryland March 2001

Royal Architecture Institute of Canada Festival of Architecture, June 2001
Invited speaker: Architecture with Attitude

Kainuun Etu Oy - Design Pathways Kajaani Finland, International design symposium; Kainu Regional Council and Oulu University Faculty of Architetcure. August 2001
invited speaker & participant

IDEAGRAMS, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design November 2001, Halifax
Guest lecture: Ideagrams

University of Manitoba , Faculty of Architecture November 2001
Guest Reviewer student projects
Guest Lecture: On Progress

Child-Centred Spaces and Design Communities. Guest Lecture, The Residential College, University of Michigan, November 1998

Technical University of Nova Scotia, Faculty of Architecture, Winter 1997
Student Lecture Series
Guest Lecture: The Act of Building as Design Process

Harbour Front, Toronto, Canada. 1996
invited lecture with Neil Forrest: Collaborations

Waterloo University, Arriscraft Lecture Series, November 1996
Guest Lecture: Material Evidence

University of Manitoba, Faculty of Architecture, November 1994
Guest Lecture: Spirit and Imagination