Fleming, T. (2010). Access and opportunity? Issues concerning implementation and practice. Paper presented at MEd Seminar, School of Education, TCD, Dublin.
Fleming, T., Loxley, A., Kenny, A. & Finnegan, F. (2010). Mapping the first-degree destinations of mature disadvantaged students in three Irish higher education institutions. Paper at British Sociological Association Annual Conference: Inequalities and Social Justice. Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow.
Fleming, T. (2010) Community education: Facing new challenges and opportunities in a recession. Keynote address to Community Education Facilitators, Seminar. Newbridge.
Fleming, T. (2010). Values and ideology in higher education research. Paper presented at launch of Cultures, Academic Values and Education Research Centre (CAVE), TCD, Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2010). Adult education for a job: The challenge of meeting all learning needs. Staff Seminar, Cavan Institute, Cavan.
Fleming, T. (2010). Teoria krytyczna i edukacja: Critical Theory and Education. Paper read at Seminar: Educational Theory under Fire. Pedagogical Institute, Centre for Advanced Studies, University of Lower Silesia, Poland.
Fleming, T. & Finnegan, F. (2010). Access and retention: Experiences of non-traditional learners in HE. Paper presented at the 2nd Advanced Bilateral RANLHE Research Seminar, University of Lower Silesia, Poland. April 28, 2010.
Fleming, T. (2010). Training and development of FE Staff in Ireland.
Paper at SCoTENS North-South conference Ballymascanlan, Dundalk.
Fleming, T. (2010). Axel Honneth: The struggle for recognition and non-traditional students in higher education. Paper presented at School of Education Research Series, TCD, Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2010). Adults returning to learn: The desires and barriers to lifelong learning. Seminar at Dublin Adult Learning Centre Summer School, Mountjoy Square, Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2010). Access and afterward: A discussion of opportunities and challenges of non-traditional students in HE. Paper read at North East Alliance for FE Colleges Seminar, DKIT.
Fleming, T. (2010). Men Researching Men in Community Education: A Reflection. Paper read at joint Aontas/Wexford VEC Conference Researching Community Education, Wexford.
Fleming, T. (2009). Adult education in a time of recession. Paper presented at City of Galway VEC Seminar for Adult Education Organisers & staff. Galway.
Fleming, T. 92009). Cinderella and other stories after the Celtic Tiger: Adult guidance in a new economy. Keynote address at Adult Education Guidance Association of Ireland Conference, Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2009). Remarks in Response to Knud Illeris. Co-hosted seminar (with NCI) How to make Learning Work, at National College of Ireland.
Fleming, T. (2009). Attachment theory for community education managers and organisers. Paper read at seminar for Dublin City VEC Organisers, Dublin Adult Learning Centre.
Fleming, T., Finnegan, F. Loxley, A. & Kenny, A. (2009). Where Next? Exploring the post first-degree destinations of mature disadvantaged students in three higher education institutions. Paper read at the Sociological Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Waterford. See also: Battles, J. (May 10, 2009) Mature graduates make only modest wage gains. The Sunday Times, p. 6.
Fleming, T. (2009). Men and adult education: Barriers, challenges and benefits. Keynote at Wexford VEC Conference, Men and Adult Education, Wexford.
Fleming, T., Loxley, A., Kenny, A. & Finnegan, F. (2009). There was a panic at the beginning! Disadvantaged mature student experiences in and out of higher education in the Irish context. Paper at Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE) Conference Challenging Higher Education Knowledge and Practice. Newport, Wales, Dec 8, 2009.
Fleming, T., Loxley, A., Kenny, A. & Finnegan, F. (2009). Where Next?: Mapping and Understanding the Post First Degree Destinations of Mature Disadvantaged Students in three Higher Education Institutions. Paper at An Pobal Conference, 2009 Published in DIT Institutional Archive
Fleming, T. & Finnegan, F. (2008). ‘Where Next? Understanding the destinations of mature disadvantaged students post-graduation in three HE institutions – Preliminary Findings’. Combat Poverty Research Seminar, Dublin.
Fleming, T., Finnegan, F. & Loxley, A. (2008). Where Next? Mapping and understanding the post first-degree destinations of mature disadvantaged students in three third level institutions. Paper at Annual Conference of Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE), ‘Valuing Higher Education’, Liverpool University, UK.
Fleming, T. (2008). Early school leaving in Inishowen: The research findings.
Paper read at launch of A Profile of Early School Leaving in Inishowen. Moville, Donegal.
Fleming, T. (2008). ‘What is a “Quality Centre for Learning”?’ Paper presented at Community Education in Donegal Conference, St. Johnston & Carrigans, Donegal.
Fleming, T. (2008). Community education and social change. Paper at Adult and Community Education Seminar, Letterkenny, Donegal.
Fleming, T. (2008). Equality matters in education. Keynote address, Equality Authority Conference: Mainstreaming Equality in Vocational, Further Education and Training, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2007). The university and widening participation. Keynote at Goldman Sachs/TCD Conference on Widening Access for Non-Traditional Students, Trinity College Dublin.
Fleming, T. (2007). The awful truth and budgies: What Liberation is offered by learning in Prisons? Keynote at annual Conference of the European Prison Education Association, Dublin City University.
Fleming, T. (2007). Commercialisation and higher education. Paper read at Commercialisation and Education Conference Trinity College Dublin Nov. 17.
Fleming, T. (2007). Mature student policy in Irish higher education. Paper read at postgraduate student seminar TCD, April.
Fleming, T. (2007). Radical adult education. Paper read at inaugural meeting of Community Education Network/AONTAS, St. Andrew’s Resource Centre.