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Jean-luc is a popular invited speaker at top-notch universities
and international conferences for what are now classic lectures
(or related interactive workshops) on scientific communication,
visual structure, pedagogy, statistical thinking, and other topics.
Interested in bringing Jean-luc to your campus or conference?
You might have a look at these documents and then contact us:

>  Sessions on communication and more
>  List of talks and papers

The following sessions have already been confirmed—and more
are in the planning. You can sign up to receive announcements
for your part of the world (and unsubscribe safely at any time).

Thu 9 Mar 2017
16:30–18:30
ULB, Building S

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Creating effective research posters
Following a double success at KU Leuven, we were asked to deliver
our lecture on effective posters for both ULB and VUB researchers.
Everyone is welcome to attend in Room Dupréel (avenue Jeanne 44).
Please register, so we know how many people to expect. Thanks.
 

Mon 13 Mar 2017
Lawrence, KS
 

The Kansas flash visit 2017
At the request of the University of Kansas, we accepted to squeeze in
an extra trip for two lectures. Everyone is welcome: tell your friends.

Mon 13 Mar

KU

10:00–12:00   Simons Auditorium

Persuading others

Mon 13 Mar

KU

15:00–17:00   Simons Auditorium

Communicating science to nonscientists
 
 

Tue 21 Mar 2017
19:45–22:00 in 200G 00.06
Heverlee, Belgium

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Clear, accurate, concise writing
After trying it out in Canada, we are excited by the opportunity
to tackle this topic as an open lecture for the first time in Europe.
Absolutely everyone is welcome to attend (free): please join us
and bring your friends, colleagues, students… and family, too!
Please register, so we know how many people to expect. Thanks.
 

24–28 Mar 2017
Montana + Oregon
 

The Mountains minitour 2017
Before his regular Spring tour of the West Coast, Jean-luc will already
be running sessions at campuses in Bozeman, MT and in Portland, OR.
Unless otherwise posted, everyone is welcome to attend: tell your friends.

Fri 24 Mar

Montana State

15:00–17:00   Roberts 101

Conveying messages with graphs

Sat 25 Mar

Montana State

9:00–13:00   [workshop; registration required]

Making the most of your presentation

Tue 28 Mar

OHSU

8:30–12:30   [workshop; registration required]

Structuring your research paper
 
 

24 Apr – 5 May 2017
California
 

The West Coast tour 2017
Spring is the time of year for Jean-luc to visit campuses on the West Coast.
The sessions below are confirmed; more are currently being discussed.
Unless otherwise posted, everyone is welcome to attend: tell your friends.

Tue 25 Apr

UC Berkeley

13:30–15:30  

Making the most of your presentation

Thu 4 May

UC Los Angeles

14:30–16:00   Ackerman Grand Ballroom

Persuading others

Fri 5 May

UC Santa Barbara

[time to be confirmed]  

Making the most of your presentation

Fri 5 May

UC Santa Barbara

[time to be confirmed]  

[topic to be decided]
 
 

24–26 Jun 2017
München, Germany
 

SPIE Optical Metrology
SPIE has decided to keep Jean-luc busy again in 2017—starting in Munich.
Except for the leadership workshop on Saturday, all conference attendees
now have free access to Jean-luc's sessions; no need to sign up in advance.

Sat 24 Jun

9:00–17:00

Leadership workshop

Sun 25 Jun

8:30–12:30   [workshop]

Making the most of your presentation

Sun 25 Jun

13:30–17:30   [workshop]

Structuring your research paper

Mon 26 Jun

8:30–12:30   [workshop]

Conveying messages with graphs
 
 

5–7 Aug 2017
San Diego, CA
 

SPIE Optics + Photonics
This year again, Jean-luc will speak at SPIE Optics + Photonics in San Diego.
Except for the leadership workshop on Saturday, all conference attendees
now have free access to Jean-luc's sessions; no need to sign up in advance.

Sat 5 Aug

9:00–17:00   Marina ballroom [workshop]

Leadership workshop

Sun 6 Aug

10:30–11:20   Balboa [lecture]

Working efficiently during your PhD

Sun 6 Aug

13:30–17:30   Balboa [workshop]

Making the most of your presentation

Mon 7 Aug

8:30–12:30   Balboa [workshop]

Structuring your research paper

Mon 7 Aug

13:30–17:30   Balboa [workshop]

Conveying messages with graphs
 
 

18–19 Sep 2017
Washington, DC
 

OSA Frontiers in Optics
This year again, Jean-luc will speak at OSA Frontiers in Optics,
in Washington. For registered participants only; details will follow.

Mon 18 Sep

[time to be announced]   OSA Ambassador training

[workshop — topic to be announced]

Tue 19 Sep

[time to be announced]   OSA Student Leadership Conference

[lecture — topic to be announced]
 
 

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