Using powerful graphics and animations I regularly speak about bird migration research and conservation for birdwatchers, nature conservation organisations, universities and other audiences. I have also organised several scientific symposia and public events about bird research and conservation. Get in touch if you like me to talk at one of your events (in English, Dutch or French)!

Upcoming events

OKT 21st 2016 - Provinciehuis Leuven (BE)
Vlaams- Nederlands Akkervogelsymposium -
Meetnet agrarische soorten: monitoring van akkervogels in Vlaanderen.

DEC 2nd 2017 - Reehorst, Ede (NL)
NOU Symposium - Landelijke Dag SOVON -
Culturele overerving van trekroutes bij roofvogels: inzichten uit zenderonderzoek aan Wespendief en Schreeuwarend.

Recent events

#EOU2017 Symposium 1:  Orientation and navigation of birds: recent advances - August 19th - 24th 2017, Turku (Finland)

#BOU2017: From Avian tracking to population processes - March 28th - 30th 2017, Warwick (UK)

This Teeming World - Expedition3: Certain Movements - December 12th 2016, Artis Library, Amsterdam (NL)

previous Lectures

  • Scientific conferences: PAOC2016, BOUsci2016, NAEM2016, EOU2015 (keynote), NAEM2015, NAEM2014, EOU2013, NAEM2012, ... 
  • Universities: Uni. of Navarra, Uni. of East Anglia, Uni. of Amsterdam, ...
  • Ornithology & conservation societies: Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, British Trust for Ornithology, Ornithological Society of the Caucasus and Middle-East, Netherlands Ornithologists´ Union, Migraction France, BirdLife Netherlands, SOVON Youth Day, ...
  • Birdwatching societies: Kiek ´n Gors 2016Belgian Bird Day, Dutch Bird Day, Vogelwacht Uden, VWG Alkmaar, ...
  • Other: Lowlands University 2014 (see video), British Georgian Society & The Royal School of Arts (London, UK)