With Helen Wood, ‘The Cinema, the town and ‘my films’: Generating particular ‘memoryscapes’ of local cinema-going’, HoMER ((History of Moviegoing, Exhibition and Reception) 2021 Conference, in collaboration with Maynooth University, May 2021
"The Multiplex as a US form and its entry into Europe: 'ripe for revolution'" Film Audience Movements and Migrations: Across Borders and Screens Conference, Oxford Brookes University, September 2020
'The silver screen and the town: Cinema-going and the revival of the
local cinema', Exploring Cinema-going Past and Present: Memories, Cultures, Place symposium, University College, Cork, April 2019
'Memories of cinema-going, community and the revival of the local cinema' (Invited paper), 3rd Annual Community Screen Forum Conference, University of East Anglia, Norwich, August 2018
‘Screening Technologies: Current Trends in Exhibition and Distribution’ (Invited panel member), Rural Cinema in the UK: Opportunities and Challenges Conference, University of East Anglia, Norwich, August 2016.
"Entering the age of the hypermarket cinema’: the first five years of the multiplex in the United Kingdom'. HoMER@NECS Conference 2016 - Connectivity in the History of Moviegoing, Exhibition and Reception, Potsdam, Germany 2016. ZeM – Brandenburgisches Zentrum für Medienwissenschaften (Brandenburg Centre for Media Studies).
‘“Town centres first”: the relocation of the cinema from out of town to the town centre’, International Workshop on Comparative Cinema History 2013 - The Lure of the City: Cinema Culture in Small-Towns and Rural Communities in Europe, Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrucken, Germany, 2013
‘From Greenfield to Brownfield: the movement of the multiplex into the urban centre’ (Invited paper) Les salles de cinéma en Europe Enjeux, défis et perspectives (Film Exhibition in Europe: Stakes, challenges and perspectives) International Conference, International Conference, Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art, salle Vasari, Paris, 2011
‘The Point: Birth of the Multiplex in Great Britain’ Utrecht Workshop in Comparative Cinema History 2010 Film Exhibition in Europe, University of Utrecht, Netherlands, 2010
‘I am already grown up, I just get older’: transgressing boundaries between childhood and adulthood in Léon’, Children’s Film and Literature conference, De Montfort University, Leicester, 2010
‘D-cinema in Britain: The UK Film Council and the Digital Screen Network’ What is Film? Change & Continuity in the 21st Century, International Conference, University of Oregon, Portland, USA, 2009
‘Subsidy or the market? Digital cinema and the future of film exhibition’, “The Glow in their Eyes”, Global perspectives on film cultures, film exhibition and cinemagoing, International Conference, Ghent, 2007
Other forms of public presentation
'The Point Milton Keynes “a glittering landmark for a 21st-century entertainment centre” - talk to C20 Society (Twentieth Century Society) Architectural Slam, January 2020
‘Bringing cinema back to town centres: commercial opportunities and planning priorities’ invited presentation to working group on Local Cinema and Regeneration: An Exploration, organised by Regional Screen Scotland, Glasgow, May 2017