Previous Projects


2014 - Present


1996 - 2013


1988 - 1990


1985 - 1995


1976 - 1987


1972 - 1975


1965 - 1972


1960 - 1965


Short Term Consulting Assignments






Ian C. McLennan  
Themed Attraction Association of Canada (TAAC) – founding member and Past President (2000 – 2001); also served on Board of Directors, Special Events and Education Committees

British Columbia Museums Association (BCMA)
Canadian Association of Science Centres (CASC) – ex Conference Programme Committee
International Planetarium Society (IPS) – ex-Official Canadian Representative (CASC)
Currently Chair of the IPS Design and Operations Committee
IPS 2020 Liaison with IMERSA and LIPS (Live Interactive Planetarium Symposium)
IMERSA Full Dome Group – founding member
Association of Science and Technology Centres (ASTC)
British Association of Planetaria (BAP)
Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA)
Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Career Achievement Award�2009, Canadian Association of Science Centres
New York State Governor�s Arts Merit Award
Rochester Academy of Science (honorary fellow)
International Planetarium Society, Service Award
AMI Silver Award, a/v production (shared)

Assoc of Visual Education CINDI award (shared)


Travel to more than 80 countries; visited or associated with world expositions including Seattle 1962, New York 1965, Montr�al 1967, San Antonio 1968, Osaka 1970, Spokane 1974, Okinawa 1975, Knoxville 1982, New Orleans 1984, Tsukuba Japan 1985, Vancouver 1986, Brisbane 1988, Osaka 1990, Seville 1992, Taejon 1993, Hannover 2000, Shanghai 2010.

Surveys and consultancies to educational and cultural attractions on location in Canada, USA, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, United Kingdom, Andorra, France, Denmark, Iceland, Monaco, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Belgium, Holland, Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Portugal, Egypt, Greece, Turkey, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Morocco, Kenya, Tanzania, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Mexico, Antigua, Bermuda, Nicaragua, Bahamas, Jamaica, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Easter Island, Cuba, China, Japan, Okinawa, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Guam, Fiji, New Zealand and Australia.


Music, visual and performing arts, amateur astronomy, creative photography, computers, international development and culture, urban planning, wilderness and historical (heritage) preservation...

Judith Marcuse Dance Company (sponsor development/ donated)

Vancouver Hastings Park - Pacific National Exhibition, arts & culture task force

Board/ Executive Committee SEVA Canada (blindness relief, Nepal, India, Tibet, Tanzania)

Past Board member, BC Council for International Cooperation

Past President, Themed Attraction Association of B.C. and Canada

Ex-president, Australia-Nepal Friendship Society

Ex-vice president, Canadian Indonesian Society

Founding member, Urbanarium Development Society

Ex-chair, Cartwright Gallery, Vancouver � later, the Canadian Craft Museum

Ex-vice president, H.R. MacMillan Planetarium board, Vancouver

Former Executive committee, Vancouver Museums & Planetarium Association

Past Vice president, International Computer Arts Society (DIGICON)

Ex-board, Metro Toronto Zoo

Past Board member, Imagine the Future (Australia)