Our Speakers

JP Rains

Director of Digital Strategy, Laurentian University

Now back at Laurentian University, JP will leverage his experience as former VP of Strategy at Soshal, a digital agency and consultant group. JP has worked with over two dozen university and college clients on anything from the impact of digital on student recruitment to redesigning websites. Before his two years at Soshal, JP led digital strategy at Laurentian University. JP has given multiple national-level presentations. JP is also the board chair of PSEWEB and holds an MBA from, you guessed it, Laurentian University.

Recent Blog Posts

#psewebWESTERNU is here!

Welcome to the 100+ webbies, social media gurus, UX fiends and conversion aficionados from across Western’s campus, its affiliated university colleges, the #ldnont communications community and our neighbouring universities and... Read more

uSask and WesternU launch first #PSEWEB locals

We are over the moon to announce that our first two local #PSEWEB meetups have been confirmed! The University of Saskatchewan will be the first ever regional #PSEWEB event. They are offering a half-day mini-conference for folks in the... Read more

#PSEWEB 2017: It’s a little bit different this year

We’ve been going through some changes. One exciting change is that we’ve incorporated and are becoming a not-for-profit! We’ve always operated with a mission to keep costs low and return profits to the community, but this... Read more