Conferences, Congresses & Symposia

* Guest Lecturer / ° Organizer / Delegate

2019

Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications – MAVEBA
‘Celebrating 20 years of advancements in voice analysis!’
* Lecture on ‘Why I’m grateful to be officially declared handicapped to the voice’
Florence (IT)

Pan-European Voice Conference 13  – PEVOC
‘Voicing Science & Experience’
* Demonstration Masterclass & Round table, commissioned by the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA) – Click here to watch the video.
* Poster Presentation & Discussion on ‘Why I’m grateful to be officially declared handicapped to the voice’
* Presentation on the ‘Voice Clinic’ I have taught for European Voice Teachers Association at Europa Cantat in 2018 and will teach at the World Choir Games in 2020
Copenhagen (DK)

The Voice, Inside Out
° Symposium of Evta-Be
Antwerp (BE)

2018

Symposium on Phoniatrics – ‘De Babbelaars’
Conference of the new department of Phoniatrics of AZ Maria Middelares, Ghent
* Workshop ‘How to Communicate with Impact’
Ghent (BE)

Towards Best Practice: Teaching Singing in Higher Education – Core competencies
Conference of the University of West London
* Poster presentation on ‘Why I’m grateful to be officially declared handicapped to the voice’ (2nd prize)
London (UK)

Sing me In – ‘Collective singing in the integration process of young migrants’
Congress of Koor & Stem & the European Choral Association
Leuven (BE)

Eurovox 2018 – ‘Vocal Fusion’
Congress of the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
The Hague (NL)

Europa Cantat – ‘A Million Ways to sing’
Conference of the European Choral Association
* Discovery Atelier
* Workshop for the Conductor’s & Composer’s Program
* EVTA Voice Clinic
Tallinn (EE)

‘New knowledge about the Voice: What to do with it?’
Evening congress, organized by the hospitals AZ Jan Palfijn & AZ Maria Middelares
In honor of World Voice day
Ghent (BE)

‘Your Body, your Voice’
° Symposium of Evta-Be
Antwerp (BE)

2017

9th International Congress of Voice Teachers – ICVT
‘Tradition and Science in Harmony’
Click here to read my report
Stockholm (SE)

‘Voice for kids or kids for voice?’
Evening congress, organized by the hospitals AZ Jan Palfijn & AZ Maria Middelares
In honor of World Voice day
Ghent (BE)

2016

‘Why does singing together make you happy?’
° Symposium of Evta-Be
Antwerp (BE)

Task Force ‘Cross-Border Culture’
Conference on Cultural Actors’ Mobility
* Participant @ Round Table on Art, Health & New Technologies
Representing Evta-BeEVTA & LeoSings
Mons (BE)

‘Singing from the Inside Out’ – Exploring the Voice, the Singer and the Song’
Workshop, Symposium & Publication of the book, written by Ineke van Doorn
Arnhem (NL)

2015

‘Vocal Pedagogy from the Base to the top’
° Symposium of Evta-Be
* Lecture on personal scientific voice research (VKG Study of CVT)
Antwerp (BE)

Update Seminar for Authorized CVT Teachers
* Lecture on personal scientific voice research (VKG Study of CVT)
Copenhagen (DK)

Pan-European Voice Conference 11  – PEVOC
‘An Old Bridge over New Findings’
* Lecture on personal scientific voice research (VKG Study of CVT)
* Round Table on Voice science and teaching
Florence (IT)

Eurovox 2015  ‘I am Singing’
Congress of the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
Click here for my personal report
Riga (LV)

2014

LEO Sings – ‘Cooperation & Networks in European Vocal music’
Project Leonardo Da Vinci, Partnership of the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
Click here for the report.
Freiburg (DE)

‘Psychology & the Voice’
° symposium of Evta-Be
Ghent (BE)

LEO Sings – ‘Collective Vocal Practises
Project Leonardo Da Vinci, Partnership of the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
Click here for my personal report
Tours (FR)

2013

‘The use of the voice in all its aspects’
° symposium of Evta-Be
* Lecture on personal scientific voice research (MRI Study)
Genk (BE)

Pan-European Voice Conference 10  – PEVOC
‘Celebration of Interdisciplinary Collaboration’
* Lecture on personal scientific voice research (MRI Study)
Prague (CZ)

‘The Reflective Music Teacher
conference of the European Association for Music in Schools – EAS
* Lecture ‘When the music teacher becomes a voice expert’
Leuven (BE)

2012

‘Breathing & Posture, basis for a healthy voice’
° Symposium of Evta-Be
Namur (BE)

‘The Psychology of the Voice’
Conference of the Dutch Voice Teachers Association (NVZ)
Utrecht (NL)

‘Voice Science & Digital Technology in Vocal Pedagogy’
Project Leonardo Da Vinci, Partnership of the European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
Helsinki (FI)

‘The Voice, a versatile instrument’
° Symposium of Evta-Be
Leuven (BE)

2011

Pan-European Voice Conference 9 – PEVOC
Marseilles (FR)

European Interdisciplinary Forum of European Voice Teachers Association (EVTA)
Aix-en-Provence (FR)