I am an effective public speaker and I have participated in conferences around the world, from Mexico City to Tel Aviv to Hong Kong, as well as many online workshops and webinars.

If you’d like me to join your event, please get in touch.

Selected Presentations and Events



  • Golden Records: Information and Fragility in the Digital Realm, Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max Planck Institute for Art History (slides)
  • Let’s Connect the World with Culture, Liburutegiaren Eguna 2019, San Sebastián (slides)
  • Transfer des Wissens – From Hamburg to the World, Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg (slides)
  • Europeana at Ten: Insights from our first decade, Open GLAM Mexico, Mexico City (slides)
  • The More You Give, The More You Get, Helsinki (slides)
  • Positive Exposure – Connecting Culture with Europeana, Memoriav, Lausanne (slides)
  • Des nouvelles d’Europeana, Institut national d’histoire de l’art, Paris (slides)
  • Europeana and You, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich (slides)
  • Making the Most of It: Reuse and Content Production for Learning with Friederike Fankhänel, Sharing is Caring Hamburg (slides)

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