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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:

>  Lectures on scientific communication
>  Workshops 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 26 Jun 2014
14:30–16:30 in TH Conf Room
Geneva, Switzerland

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Making the most of your presentation
Many years after his master's thesis there, Jean-luc is thrilled
to return to CERN in June. Besides running a multiday program,
he accepted to deliver a general lecture. Tell everyone at CERN.

Mon 21 Jul 2014
[time to be confirmed]
Kolkata, India

Structuring your research paper
After Singapore in 2012, Jean-luc is happy to have been invited
again to the Asia Student Photonics Conference, this time in India.
He will give an open lecture, so tell everyone you know in Kolkata.

 

16–18 Aug 2014
San Diego, CA
 

SPIE Optics + Photonics
This year again, Jean-luc will speak at SPIE Optics + Photonics in San Diego.
Conference registration required, but free access to workshops for students.

Sat 16 Aug

9:00–17:00   Workshop

Leadership workshop

Sun 17 Aug

[time to be confirmed]   Lecture

Working efficiently during your PhD

Sun 17 Aug

13:30–17:00   Workshop [to be confirmed]

Persuading others

Mon 18 Aug

8:30–12:30   Balboa [workshop]

Effective technical presentations

Mon 18 Aug

13:30–17:30   Balboa [workshop]

Effective scientific papers
 
 

19–22 Aug 2014
Southern California
 

More of San Diego / Southern California
While in town for SPIE Optics + Photonics, Jean-luc could not turn down
invitations to run sessions at other institutions in and near San Diego.
The sessions below are confirmed; more are currently being discussed.
Unless otherwise posted, everyone is welcome to attend: tell your friends.

Wed 20 Aug

Scripps

12:30–14:30   Keck auditorium

[topic to be decided]

Fri 22 Aug

City of Hope

12:00–14:00   Platt 3

Persuading others
 
 

Thu 28 Aug 2014
9:00–11:00
Aachen, Germany

Making the most of your presentation
In late August, Jean-luc will be the opening speaker on the second day
of the Leibniz Young Polymer Scientist Forum in Aachen, Germany,
with his famous talk on oral presentations. For Forum attendees only.

Sun 31 Aug 2014
[time to be confirmed]
Yerevan, Armenia

Making the most of your presentation
Jean-luc could not refuse an invitation to deliver a plenary talk
at the 2nd International Symposium on Optics and its Applications.
Everyone is welcome to attend it, so spread the word in Armenia.

Wed 17 Sep 2014
17:00
Antwerp, Belgium

Persuading others
Jean-luc is delighted to return to VIBes, the biennial PhD symposium
organized by students of VIB, this time for a lecture on persuasion.
To attend, register for the afternoon of workshops on the first day.

 

22 Sep – 3 Oct 2014
Midwest / East
 

The Midwest tour 2014
Fall is the time of year for Jean-luc to visit campuses in the Midwest / East.
The sessions below are confirmed; more are currently being discussed.
Unless otherwise posted, everyone is welcome to attend: tell your friends.

Mon 22 Sep

U of Michigan

7:30–9:30   Medical school

Making the most of your presentation

Mon 22 Sep

U of Michigan

10:30–12:30   College of Engineering

Teaching is not learning

Mon 22 Sep

U of Michigan

14:00–16:00   College of Engineering

Making the most of your presentation

Tue 23 Sep

Purdue

[time to be confirmed]  

Making the most of your presentation

Thu 25 Sep

U of Chicago

[time to be confirmed]  

Teaching is not learning

Thu 25 Sep

IUPUI

17:00–19:00  

Conveying messages with graphs

Mon 29 Sep

Van Andel Institute

[time to be confirmed]   Lecture

Structuring your research paper

Mon 29 Sep

Van Andel Institute

[time to be confirmed]   Workshop

Topic to be decided
 
 

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