Ker, P. (2018) Professional Practice as a future vocational learning focus. Keynote address, Capable Professional Practice Symposium, 11 December 2018.
Mann, S., O'Brien, R., Ker, P. (2018) Designing a product for the globe: Bachelor of Leadership for Change. NZ International Education Conference, Te Papa, Wellington, NZ 8-10 August 2018
Ker, P. (2017) Developing and assessing transferable skills: a case study of strategic curriculum change. Assessing Learning Conference, Otago Polytechnic, 29 November - 1 December.
Ker, P. (2011) Sustainability at Otago Polytechnic: Our journey. Fit for the Future Conference, Auckland.
Ker, P. (2011) Examining the NZ experience with polytechnics. Keynote address, 9th Annual Higher Education Summit, Brisbane, 27 - 29 April.
Ker, P. (2010) From the Ground Up. Professional Educator, Vol 9, No 3, September 2010.
Ker, P. (2010) Personal Leadership in Tertiary Education: Will I be there when it matters? Keynote address, Higher Education Research and Development Society Conference: Reshaping Higher Education, Melbourne, July.
Ker, P. (2010) Striving for world-class performance: leveraging the Baldrige framework. Self-Assessment for Quality. How do you know good when you see it? Proceedings of the conference sponsored by Ako Aotearoa, ITP Quality, ITF, NZQA and the NZ Universities Academic Audit Unit, Otago Polytechnic 2-3 December 2010.
Simpson,P., Tyler-Smith, K. and Ker, P. (2008) Connecting organisations: TANZ Experience - successes and challenges.
eFest 2008 – Connected Learning, Auckland, 8 - 10 September 2008.