Selected Speaking Engagements

The Impact of COVID 19 on the Human Rights of Older Persons: An International Perspective

March 30, 2021

United Nations

Basic Income and the Arts Sector

June 29, 2020

Zoom Conference

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Canadian Network for arts & Learning Conference

October 25, 2019

Creative Convergence

Winnipeg, Manitoba

University College of the North, The Pas 

October 17, 2019

Linkages in Northern Economic Developments

The Pas, Manitoba

Mentoring Artists for Women's Art

October 1, 2019


Winnipeg, Manitoba

The Buhler Gallery

March 14, 2019

Opening of Gardens and Growth 

Winnipeg, Manitoba

The University of Manitoba: Transportation Engineering Faculty

March 14, 2019

Thompson: Realities and Steps to Constructive Future Remarks to Thompson Chamber of Commerce

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Library and Archives Canada

March 12, 2019

Cultural Diplomacy 

Ottawa, Ontario

The Mackenzie Art Gallery

March 8, 2019

The Grand Western Canadian Screen Shop

Regina, Saskatchewan

The Chamber of Commerce

February 12, 2019

Thompson: Realities and Steps to Constructive Future Remarks to Thompson Chamber of Commerce

Thompson, Manitoba

NATO headquarters

January 25, 2019

Meet With Canadian Representatives at NATO headquarters

Brussels, Belgium

Read Senator Bovey's Speech

The Knowledge Bureau

November 14, 2018

Creating Constructive Futures: Collaborating, Listening and Action

Quebec City, Quebec

Parliamentary Speakers Summit

November 1, 2018

Women's Empowerment

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Canadian Craft Federation

October 14, 2018

Identity:Artists, The Senate & Canada

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

The Art Gallery of Hamilton

May 26, 2018




Hamilton, Ontario

Kingston H'art Event 

April 20, 2018




Kingston, Ontario

The Kingston Portrait Prize Gananoque 

October 19, 2017

The Many Faces of Portraiture

Gananoque, Ontario

The British Colombia Museums Association 

October 4, 2017

The Voice of Museums: Societal Expectations: The Future Role of Museums

Victoria, British Colombia

10th Anniversary Buhler Gallery

September 21, 2017

Visual Celebrations ii

Winnipeg, Manitoba 

The National Gallery Foundation

June 13, 2017

Canada 150: Art for the Nation Summit 

Ottawa, Ontario 

More Speaking Engagements by Senator Bovey 

Responding, Challenging & Leading: The Arts and Societal Needs & Senate Initiatives 

Toronto, Ontario 

January 30, 2018

Emerging Trends in Canadian Arts: Addressing Challenge of Demographic Shifts, Digital Technology & Funding changes

Ottawa, Ontario 

December 7, 2017

Canada Day 2017 

Gimli, Manitoba 

July 1, 2017

The Arts, Canada's Soul - Presence in The Senate of Canada

Toronto, Ontario 

June 3, 2017

Arts & Culture: Beacons and Foundations for the Future

Winnipeg, Manitoba

March 5, 2017

New Expressions Charting New Waters: Victoria's Limners

Victoria, British Colombia 

February 26, 2017