Speaking Engagements

Angela Hanscom gives keynotes and workshops all around the world. She’s known for unveiling the importance of daily movement and outdoor play experiences on the development of children in a way that is clear, eye-opening, and realistic.

"Very inspirational and eye-opening." –Occupational  Therapist

"Thank you for such a great Brisbane session this morning Angela. It was very inspiring and eye-opening; lots of light-bulb moments for me. It was such a pleasure to meet you. Hopefully it won't be the last time. Thank you for advocating for our children." – Parent

"This was such a fun day! So engaging and informative. Thought provoking and empowering. We felt so honored to be able to attend this conference all the way from Perth, Western Australia." – Nature Educators

2017 Speaking Schedule:
  • Australia Speaking Tour (Via Inspired EC) – Jan. 13-21st
  • Discovery Museum Speaker Series: The Gallery at Village Works, Weston, MA - February 2 from 7:00-9:00pm
  • Countryside Children's Center, Newton, MA - February 7 from 6:30-8:30pm
  • Brown Memorial Weekday School in Baltimore, MD - February 23rd at 7pm
  • Lexington Montessori School, MA - February 25th
  • Wellesley Mother's Forum Talk – March 2nd from 8pm to 9pm
  • US Forest Presentation – March 8th from 2pm to 3pm
  • City of Lakes Waldorf School in Minneapolis, MN - March 9th, 7-8:30pm
  • White Pines Program in York, Maine - March 15th
  • Math and Science Symposium Keynote Speaker at the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT - March 20th 
  • Barnard College - Keynote Speaker at The Toddler Center, New York City, NY - April 4th at 6:30pm
  • Paddington Preschool in Denver, CO - April 13th at 7pm 
  • Child Care Resource & Referral of Southeast Iowa, Davenport, Iowa - May 20th 
  • Occupational Therapy.com - September 21st, 3-4:30pm
  • NYU (Foundations of OT Course) - September 26th, 12:45-1:45pm
  • California OT Conference, Sacramento - October 20-22
  • Outdoor Institute/Compass Early Learning and Care in Peterborough - Keynote, Ontario - October 27th
  • ECCDC Educator Workshop, Niagara, Ontario - October 28th
  • Juniper Hill Forest School, Maine - Parent's Event - November 2nd, 6pm
  • Stamford Museum and Nature Center - Stamford, CT - November 6th, 7-9pm
  • Charles River School, Dover, MA - November 16th, 7-9pm

2018 Speaking Schedule:

  • Environmental Learning Center Speaking Series, Vero Beach, FL, January 28, 2018
  • Early Childhood Regional Conference, Workshop, Chadron Nebraska, February 17, 2018
  • Littleton Early Childhood Council in Acton, MA - March 14th
  • Early Childhood Training Day - Houston, TX - March 29th 
  • Early Childhood Training Day - Dallas TX - March 30th 
  • Early Childhood Education Conference (Manitoba Child Care Association) - Keynote - May 24-26th
  • (Taking June to November of 2018 off)
  • Newton After School Association - November 3rd

2019 Speaking Schedule:

  • Hitchcock Center for the Environment, MA, January 18, 2019
  • Panhandle Early Learning Conference, February 18, 2019 

Here is a selection of some of the places Angela has led workshops or been a featured/keynote speaker:
  • TEDx Talk for Johnson & Johnson (TEDxJNJ), Main Event speaker, Bethlehem, PA
  • Children and Nature Network, MN - Featured Speaker
  • Cleveland State University, Ohio - Keynote Speaker
  • Opening Minds Conference, Chicago, IL - Keynote Speaker
  • Ohio Occupational Therapy Association (OOTA) conference - Featured Speaker
  • US Play Coalition, Featured Speaker
  • California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAPHRED) Conference - Keynote speaker

If you are interested in booking Angela to speak to parents and educators, keynote a conference or another special group, please contact Elyse Bachrach at elyse@timbernook.com