9–10 January: Planning Workshop ‘Ethical Visualization in the Age of Big Data. Contemporary Cultural Implications of Pre-Twentieth-Century French Texts.’ University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA.


21 November: ‘Designing for and with patients.’ Akademia Sztuk Pieknych w Katowicach Katowice, Poland.

16 October: ‘Can I rely on your design capabilities? About reflective practice and visual arguments’. Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

30 October: ‘How to convince everyone that your design is exceptional. About user involvement and research’. Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

2-6 September: IIID Summerschool 6. Simplification Centre & IIID, Bath (UK).


June 7: ‘First, do no harm! Designing information for patients.’ Lunch lecture. New Design University. Sankt Pölten, Austria.


November 27: ‘Informatie over medicijnen: kan het echt niet beter?’ Gastlezing CMD, Avans University of Applied Sciences, Breda, The Netherlands.

November 13 - November 17: Information design: ibuprofen. Akademia Sztuk Pieknych im. Jana Matejki w Krakowie. Krakow, Poland.

September 4 - September 8: Simplification Center (& IIID). Information Design Summer School, Bath, UK.

August 14 - August 25: Visiting Distinguished Thought Leader (VDTL). University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.

January 18: Guest lecture ‘Why information designers should design information for patients’. Design Academy Eindhoven (DAE), the Netherlands.


September 5 - September 9: Simplification Center (& IIID). Information Design Summer School, Bath, UK.


September 7 - September 8: Simplification Center (& IIID). Information Design Summer School, Bath, UK.


October 9: Guest lecture ‘Information about medicines for people: Helpful or harmful?’ Avans, Academy for Communication and User Experience. Breda, The Netherlands.

September 18. Guest lecture ‘Ontwerpen en visuele argumentatie. Een solide basis voor ontwerp-praktijk en ontwerp-onderzoek? Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

August 5: Workshop Information Design, Open Set, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

March 11-12: Workshop Medical Design. University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati (US).

March 3: Workshop Medical Design. LUCA, Brussels, Belgium.

February 17: Lecture. LUCA, Brussels, Belgium.


December 10: Afscheidslezing Lectoraat Visuele retorica. Breda. Afscheidslezing-2.pdf (36 MB)

November 21: Willem de Kooning academy, Rotterdam.

September 29 - October 4: University of the Aegean. Information Design Summer School, Syros, Greece.

September 19: Delft University


December 11: Reading University, UK

November 16: MassArts, Boston, USA

November 11: RISD, Providence, USA

October 11: Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

October 10: Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden

October 9: Malerdalen University, Eskilstuna, Sweden

March 12: ESDI, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

March 5: Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil


November 29: Lougborough University, Loughborough, UK


April 20. University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slowenia


September 21-24. University of Venice, Venice, Italy

August 27-29. University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil 

May 1: Izmir University of Economics, Izmir, Turkey


December 3-4. Workshop FH-Joanneum. Graz, Austria

March 26-27. Workshop FH-Joanneum. Graz, Austria


March 24-25. Workshop FH-Joanneum. Graz, Austria


March 11. Workshop FH-Joanneum. Graz, Austria


March 22-26: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

March 18-20: University of Washington, St Louis, USA

June 11-12: FH-Joanneum, Graz, Austria


February 4-5. DIA conference. Workshop: ‘Usability testing’. London, UK


October 30-31: DIA conference. Workshop: ‘Usability testing’. Brugge, Belgium

June 12: IBC conference. Workshop ‘Readability testing’ London, UK

March 7: Guest lecture. HKU, Utrecht, The Netherlands


Academie St. Joost, Breda, The Netherlands


A history of visual presentation. Research seminar. University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Below is a list of dates and locations of lectures and workshops I gave. Lectures in Avans, AKV|St. Joost, and FHNW Basel School of Design are not separately mentioned.