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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).

25 Apr – 5 May 2017
California
 

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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   Chevron Auditorium

Making the most of your presentation

Mon 1 May

USC

13:30–15:30   Broad CIRM Center, 1st-floor auditorium

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Making the most of your presentation

Tue 2 May

UC Irvine

10:00–15:00   For registered participants only

The three laws of communication

Thu 4 May

UC Los Angeles

14:30–16:00   Master's & PhD Career Conference (registration required)

Persuading other people

Fri 5 May

UC Santa Barbara

13:00–15:00   ESB 1001

Making the most of your presentation

Fri 5 May

UC Santa Barbara

16:15–17:45   Music 1145

Doing it my way: creating your own career
 
 

Mon 22 May 2017
13:00–15:00
Stockholm, Sweden

Making the most of your presentation
Jean-luc looks forward to returning to Sweden, this time to deliver
our flagship lecture on oral presentations at Stockholm University.
Tell all your contacts in Sweden—we have a big auditorium to fill.

Thu 22 Jun 2017
14:30–16:30
San Sebastian, Spain

Making the most of your presentation
Jean-luc looks has been invited to speak at the Summer School
Surfaces and Interfaces organised jointly by the PCAM and THINFACE
European networks in San Sebastian. School registration required.

 

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
 
 

11 Jul 2017
Denver, CO
 

OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress
OSA is doing its part to keep Jean-luc busy this year, too, starting
with a session at OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress
in Denver, CO in July. For registered participants only.

Tue 11 Jul

[lunch—exact time to be announced]   [lecture/workshop]

Presenting your research poster
 
 

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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