I am enjoy exchanging ideas at public events and I have participated in conferences around the world, from Mexico City to Tel Aviv to Hong Kong, as well as many online sessions in the COVID-19 era.

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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