Irena was interviewed, in Russian, on Radio VERA TV, Vancouver — September 27, 2021.

Irena interviewed Dr. Bonnie J. Kaplan and Dr. Julia Rucklidge as they launched their new book, The Better Brain, at Owl's Nest Books, Calgary — July 5, 2021.

Heritage Tour for Seniors in front of McDougall Centre

Irena presented "The Little Synagogue on the Prairie" story to the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada, Winnipeg — May 30, 2021.

Irena was one of the speakers at PechaKucha Night Calgary #6 at John Dutton Theatre, Central Library — November 24, 2010.