Alison Pearce

Alison Pearce

Alison Pearce
Events & Operations Manager
Alison manages CC's flagship events, including the Global Summit.
Alison Pearce

Before joining CC, Alison worked at Girl Guides of Canada, where she's been a member for over 15 years. She was responsible for coordinating camping programs and special events for girls and adults. She's led programs at local, Provincial and National camps, but now stays closer to home as a volunteer leader for her daughter's group.

Alison has been sewing and crafting since she was a kid, is an exhibited textile artist, and made her own wedding dress. She loves being outdoors, rain or shine, especially hiking and gardening. She lives in Toronto with her husband, two little kids, one sweet cat and one bossy cat.

Photo credit: Victoria Heath, CC BY

Alison's News

CC Global Summit Call For Proposals Feature

The CC Global Summit Is Going Virtual—See Our Latest Call for Proposals!

It’s official, the 2020 CC Global Summit, to be held 19-24 October 2020, will be entirely online and free of cost! After consulting with our community, we’ve also decided to hold the event in a variety of timezones and include programming in five languages: Arabic, English, French, Mandarin, and Spanish. By doing so, we hope … Read More “The CC Global Summit Is Going Virtual—See Our Latest Call for Proposals!”

Global Summit 2020

CC Global Summit: Call for Proposals and Scholarship Applications

We’re excited to announce that the Call for Proposals and Scholarship Applications for the 2020 CC Global Summit is now open!  The 2020 CC Global Summit, held May 14-16 in Lisbon, Portugal, gathers those in the open community under the umbrella of learning, sharing, and creating; united by a passion for growing a vibrant, usable commons … Read More “CC Global Summit: Call for Proposals and Scholarship Applications”

Global Summit 2020

Early Bird Registration is Open for the CC Global Summit!

The 2020 Creative Commons (CC) Global Summit is returning to Lisbon, Portugal on 14-16 May! We’ve grown the CC Global Summit every year as hundreds of leading activists, advocates, librarians, educators, lawyers, technologists, and more have joined us for discussion, debate, workshops, planning, talks, and community building. Whether you’re new to the community or a … Read More “Early Bird Registration is Open for the CC Global Summit!”