Laurence P. Bouthillier, MS

Executive Director, University of British Columbia Extended Learning
Larry Bouthillier has been leading educational software and online video initiatives for over 24 years. As Harvard Business School's director of software development and later Harvard University's director of digital video services, he created and led award-winning teams to develop educational tools and platforms, create educational software and multimedia content, and implement global distance learning initiatives. Currently, Bouthillier is the executive director of extended learning at the University of British Columbia, where he directs multiple initiatives in educational technology infrastructure and innovative educational programming. Bouthillier has an extensive background in traditional media production as well as web software development. He is a frequent author, teacher, and consultant on the effective use and deployment of digital media in education and the enterprise. He is a former contributing editor to and a program co-chair for the Enterprise Video Conference. In 2004, he was named one of the Digital Media 100, a list of the industry's top leaders, influencers, and innovators by Digital Media Magazine, and was one of StreamingMedia Magazine's 2009 Streaming Media All-Stars.


  • MS New England Institute of Technology