Speaking

I’ve had the honor of presenting at a variety of events, ranging from small local workshops to national conferences.

Get In Touch

I’d love to be a part of your event! Here are some possibilities:

  • A full day’s professional development
  • Half day sessions
  • Parent nights
  • Online consulting via Skype or Google Hangouts
  • Anything else your heart desires!

Please email me at ian@byrdseed.com with details about your event.

Upcoming

  • July 14, 2016 – Event in Chandler, AZ
  • August 4, 2016 – Depth and Complexity event in Dallas, TX
  • August 11 & 12, 2016 – Professional Development in Frisco, TX
  • August 15, 2016 – Professional Development in HEB, TX
  • August 16, 2016 – Region 3 Professional Development in Victoria, TX
  • September 8 – 13 – Reserved
  • September 15, 2016 – Southlake Association for Gifted and Talented in Southlake, TX
  • September 22, 2016 – Alabama Gifted Conference
  • October 8, 2016 – Hatch ATX in Austin, TX
  • October 10-11 2016 – Colorado State Gifted Conference
  • October 13, 2016 – Professional Development in Salem, OR
  • October 15, 2016 – Oregon Gifted Conference
  • October 16-17, 2016 – Iowa Gifted Conference
  • October 21, 2016 – AEGTCCBC in Vancouver, BC
  • October 22, 2016 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • October 23-25, 2016 – Louisiana Regional Conference
  • October 29, 2016 – CAG Northern Symposium
  • November 3 – 6, 2016 – NAGC at Walt Disney World Resort, FL
  • November 30 – December 2, 2016 – TAGT in Dallas, TX
  • December 12-13, 2016 – Indiana State Gifted Conference
  • January 26-27, 2017 – Winter Edufest Conference in Coeur d Alene, ID
  • February 7, 2017 – PYLUSD Professional Development, in Yorba Linda, CA
  • February 11, 2017 – Hatch OC in Santa Ana, CA
  • March 1 – 2, 2017 – AGATE in Little Rock, AK
  • June 7 – 8, 2017 – Grand Prairie, TX
  • October 19 – 20, 2017 – MEA/MFT 2017 Fall Conference in Missoula, MT

Past

  • June 22, 2016 – Professional Development in Seymour, IN
  • June 21, 2016 – Professional Development in HEB, TX
  • June 17, 2016 Professional Development at Region 10 in Richardson, TX
  • June 14 – 15, 2016 – Professional Development in Canton, OH
  • June 7 – 9, 2016 – Professional Development at Prosper ISD in TX
  • June 2, 2016 – PD in Fullerton, CA
  • May 25 – 26, 2016 – Think Tank in Lewis Center, OH
  • May 11, 2016 – Professional Development at Saddleback Valley Unified School District in CA
  • May 7, 2015 – Best Practices at OCDE in Costa Mesa, CA
  • May 3, 2016 – Our Lady of Grace School in San Diego, CA
  • April 30, 2016 – LA County Gifted Conference in Los Angeles, CA
  • April 22 – 23, 2016 – ASPIRE Academy in Colleyville, TX
  • April 15, 2016 – Keynote at Montana State Gifted Conference in Great Falls, MT
  • April 4 – 5, 2016 – TAGT Leadership Conference in Fort Worth, TX
  • March 23, 2016 – Professional Development in Lewis Center, OH
  • March 17 – Parent event at Bonita Canyon, CA
  • February 29 – March 1 – Professional Development in Columbus, OH
  • February 20, 2016 – HATCH in Santa Ana, CA
  • February 18, 2016 – Parent Night in Placentia, CA
  • February 17, 2016 Parent Night in Irvine, CA
  • February 16, 2016 Professional Development in Chino, CA
  • February 11, 2016 Parent Night at OCDE, CA
  • February 9, 2016 Parent Night in Fullerton, CA
  • February 2, 2016 – Webinar for UC Irvine Extension
  • January 28, 2016 – Professional Development in Canton, OH
  • January 27, 2016 – Professional Development in Lewis Center, OH
  • January 19, 2016 – St. John’s in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • January 14, 2016 – Region 13 Differentiation Institute in Austin, TX
  • January 12, 2016 – Professional Development in Placentia, CA
  • December 14 – 15, 2015 – Indiana State Gifted Conference in Indianapolis, IN
  • December 2 – 4, 2015 – TAGT in San Antonio, TX
  • November 21, 2015 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • November 12 – 15, 2015 – Exhibiting at NAGC in Phoenix, AZ
  • November 7, 2015 – Professional Development in Las Vegas, NV
  • November 4-5, 2015 – Professional Development in Roseville, CA
  • October 22 – 23, 2015 – Keynoting at the Tennessee State Gifted Conference in Memphis, TN
  • October 19 – Speaking at WELPP Parent Night in Des Moines, IA
  • October 19 – 20, 2015 – Exhibiting at Iowa State Conference in Des Moines, IA
  • October 17, 2015 – Keynoting Washington State Gifted Conference in Tacoma, WA
  • October 14, 2015 – Professional Development in Columbus, OH
  • October 11 – 13, 2015 – Exhibiting at Ohio State Conference in Columbus, OH
  • September 19, 2015 – Staff Development in Buena Park, CA
  • August 23, 2015 – 9PM EST #OAGCTDCHAT on Twitter
  • August 14, GT Workshop for Northside ISD in San Antonio, TX
  • August 11 – 12, 2015 – GT Conference in Lubbock, TX
  • August 3 – 4, 2015 – Learning@Lovejoy in Allen, TX
  • June 25, 2015 – Professional Development in Lexington, SC
  • June 24, 2015 – Professional Development in Kilgore, TX
  • June 10, 2015 – GT Region 5 Conference in Charleston, SC
  • June 8, 2015 – Professional Development in Prosper, TX
  • June 4, 2015 – Summer Academy in Fullerton, CA
  • May 28, 2015 – Orange County Department of Education, in Huntington Beach, CA
  • May 27, 2015 – Professional Development in Vicksburg, MS
  • April 17, 2015 – UNCW AIG Conference in Wilmington, NC
  • April 13 – 14, 2015 – Exhibiting at TAGT Leadership Conference in Austin, TX
  • April 9 – 10, 2015 – Keynote at Montana State Gifted Conference in Helena, MT
  • April 2, 2015 – Orange County Department of Education, in Costa Mesa, CA
  • February 21, 2015 – Professional Development in Las Vegas, NV
  • February 9, 2015 – Parent Night in Placentia Yorba Linda USD, CA
  • February 5 – 6, 2015 – Event In Columbia, SC
  • January 22, 2015 – Professional Development in Placentia Yorba Linda USD, CA
  • January 21, 2015 – Guest Speaker in Irvine, CA
  • December 10, 2014 – Keynote at South Carolina State Gifted Conference in Columbia, SC
  • December 3 – 5, 2014 – Texas State Gifted Conference in Fort Worth, TX
  • November 18, 2014 – Keynote at The Learning Edge in Provo, UT
  • November 13, 2014 – Byrdseed in Baltimore
  • November 13, 2014 – National Gifted Pre-Conference in Baltimore, MD
  • November 7, 2014 – #gtchat on Twitter
  • November 3, 2014 – Professional Development in Las Vegas, NV
  • October 27, 2014 – Parent Night in Santa Maria, CA
  • October 25, 2014 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • October 4, 2014 – GT Conference at Baylor University in Waco, TX
  • September 25, 2014 – AIG Conference at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC
  • September 23, 2014 – West Central Ohio Association of Gifted Children event in Fairborn, Ohio
  • September 21, 2014 – Indiana State Reading Association in Indianapolis, IN
  • August 13, 2014 – Professional Development in Vicksburg, MS
  • July 30 – 31, 2014 – Professional Development for FUSD in Fullerton, CA
  • July 18 – 20, 2014 – SENG Conference in San Jose, CA
  • July 11, 2014 – ATPE PLAN Event in Austin, TX
  • June 12 – 13, 2014 – Hardin-Simmons Gifted Institute in Abilene, TX
  • June 5, 2014 – Conference in Charleston, SC
  • May 22, 2014 – Parent Night and Staff Development in San Jose, CA
  • April 10, 2014 – Professional Development in York, SC
  • March 10, 2014 – Parent Night and Staff Development in Santa Maria, CA
  • February 21 – 23, 2014 – Featured Speaker at CAG in Anaheim, CA
  • February 20 – 21, 2014 – Keynote at Nebraska Association for Gifted Conference in Omaha, NE
  • November 20, 2013 – Keynote at SCCGE in Columbia, SC.
  • November 7 – 10, 2013 – NAGC in Indianapolis, IN
  • November 2, 2013 – CAG Northern Symposium in American Canyon, CA
  • October 19, 2013 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • September 26 – 27 – Keynote at Alabama Association for Gifted Children in Birmingham, AL
  • September 5, 2013 – Staff Development, Santiago Hills in Irvine, CA
  • August 13 – Professional Development in Reedley, CA
  • July 31 – August 1, 2013 – Professional Development in Lubbock, TX
  • July 15 – 19, 2013 – Professional Development in Tyler, TX
  • June 18, 2013 – Professional Development at Cypress Fairbanks ISD, TX
  • May 4–5, 2013 – Professional Development in Pasadena, TX
  • April 20, 2013 – Keynote at Best Practices Workshop in Santa Maria, CA
  • April 11 – 12, 2013 – Professional Development in Round Rock, TX
  • February 25, 2013 – OC Math Council in Costa Mesa, CA
  • February 16-17, 2013 – CAG in Anaheim, CA
  • January 15, 2013 – Professional Development in Rosedale, CA
  • December 10, 2012 – IAG in Indianapolis, IN
  • December 4, 2012 – GT Consortium in Green Bay, WI
  • November 28-30, 2012 – TAGT in Dallas, TX
  • November 29, 2012 – Free ATPE Webinar from Dallas, TX
  • November 9, 2012 – #gtchat Guest on Twitter
  • November 3, 2012 – CAG Northern Symposium in American Canyon, CA
  • October 27, 2012 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • September 22, 2012 – Keynote at GATE Conference in Rialto, CA
  • August 2012 – Staff Development in Salem, OR
  • July, 2012 – Staff Development in Rosenburg, TX
  • April, 2012 – Best Practices Workshop in Santa Maria, CA
  • March, 2012 – CAG in Palm Springs, CA
  • February, 2012 – UCI Extension Webinar
  • December, 2011 – TAGT in Austin, TX
  • December, 2011 – ATPE Webinar in Austin, TX
  • November, 2011 – CAG Northern Symposium in American Canyon, CA
  • August, 2011 – Staff Development in Belton, TX
  • July 2011 – Staff Development in Houston, TX
  • June, 2011 – Demo School in Wylie, TX
  • March, 2011 – Best Practices Workshop in Santa Maria, CA
  • February, 2011 – CAG in Palm Springs, CA
  • November, 2010 – NAGC in Atlanta, GA
  • October, 2010 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA
  • August, 2010 – Staff Development in Boerne, TX
  • October, 2009 – OCC GATE in Irvine, CA