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The Amarna Visitor Centre (Et-Till, October 2017)
Amarna's Urban Glass Industry: The (re­)excavation of jewellery workshop M50.14­-16 at Amarna
Lecture Series of the Society of the Egyptian Museum, Berlin (Archäologisches Zentrum, Berlin, June 2017)
Amarna und Uluburun: Der Handel von Glas im Neuen Reich
PopScience Meetup (Betahaus Café, Berlin, May 2016)
Nefertiti's Necklace: manufacturing colorful glass items at Amarna in Egypt.
Lecture Series of the Society of the Egyptian Museum, Berlin (Archäologisches Zentrum, Berlin, April 2015)
Perlen für Nofretete - Archäologische Arbeiten in einer häuslichen Glaswerkstatt in Amarna.

Invited Presentations to Peer-Reviewed, Internationally Established Conferences and International Advanced Schools

Science of Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technologies (Ministry of State for Antiquities, Cairo, Egypt, November 2017)
Invited keynote presentation: The glass industries of Tell el-Amarna: towards deeper understanding of an ancient industry through new analytical methods.
Innovations in the Technologies of Ancient Glass (TOPOI excellence cluster, Berlin, Germany, July 2016)
The glass factories at Amarna and Malqata: The development of vitreous materials manufacture in New Kingdom Egypt.
Current British Archaeology in Egypt (The Egypt Exploration Society, London, UK, July 2016)
The usability of portable XRF for the study of Egyptian plant ash glasses from the Late Bronze Age: A pilot study.
41st International Symposium on Archaeometry (ISA) (University of the Peloponnese, Kalamata, Greece, May 2016)
Poster presentation: Portable XRF in the study of Egyptian plantash glasses from the Late Bronze Age: A pilot study (with Frank Kutz).
Non-destructive and Destructive Methods to Identify Archaeological Finds and their Host Deposits in Arid and Semi-arid Areas (Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences and the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels, Belgium, March 2016)
The usability of portable XRF for the study of Egyptian plant ash glasses from the Late Bronze Age: A pilot study (with Frank Kutz).
Workshop: Economic Aspects of Colours in Antiquity (Topoi excellence cluster, Berlin, Germany, February 2016).
The Glass Industries of Amarna: The institutionalised and domestic manufacture of colourful glass items in the Egyptian New Kingdom.
Liverpool Egyptology Seminars (University of Liverpool, November 2015).
Nefertiti's necklace: Recent excavations at a jewellery workshop in Amarna's Main City.
International Congress of Egyptologists XI (Florence, Italy, August 2015).
Nefertiti's necklace: Recent excavations at a jewellery workshop in Amarna's Main City.
Interdisciplinary Studies of Ancient Materials from the Mediterranean (NARNIA, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus, September 2014)
A Spatial Analysis of the socio-economics of the production of luxury goods at Amarna
UCLA: Guest speaker, January 2013
Gurob and New Kingdom industries
Wirral Ancient Egypt Society Student Bursary Lecture, December 2012
New Kingdom industries
The Liverpool Ancient Worlds Summer School, July 2012
High-status Industries in New Kingdom Egypt
The Gurob Harem Palace Project Conference: An annual event to raise funds for fieldwork at Gurob, Egypt (University of Liverpool, July 2012)
Report on the looting encountered in 2011-12
16th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies (Vienna City Hall, November 2011)
Modelling Urban Industries in New Kingdom Egypt – A spatial analysis of the evidence of high-status industrial activities at Amarna
The Gurob Harem Palace Project Conference: An annual event to raise funds for fieldwork at Gurob, Egypt (London, University College, November 2011)
Report on 2010 fieldwork undertaken in the industrial area at Gurob,
Museum session at the Petrie Museum, University College, London on ancient Egyptian glass
Third Open Source GIS Conference (University of Nottingham, June 2011)
Open source GIS for archaeological data visualisation and analysis (together with C. Robinson, Oxford Archaeology North)
Award for second-best paper
The Third British Egyptology Congress (London, British Museum, September 2010)
The glass-workers of the Harem: Results from the 2009 and 2010 seasons at Gurob
The Third International Congress for Young Egyptologists (University of Budapest, September 2009: Proceedings and Conference Report
Mass-production in New Kingdom Egypt – Capital cities of the New Kingdom and their major industries
The Gurob Harem Palace Project Conference: An annual event to raise funds for fieldwork at Gurob, Egypt (London, University College, September 2009)
Report on 2009 fieldwork undertaken in the industrial area at Gurob
Current Research in Egyptology IX (University of Liverpool, SACE, January 2009): Proceedings
Mass-Production in New Kingdom Egypt: The Industries of Amarna and Piramesse
38. Ständige Ägyptologen-Konferenz (SÄK) (Hildesheim, Roemer- und Pelizaeus Museum, July 2006)
Die Endphase der Ramsesstadt – die Bedeutung und Geschichte der Stadt in der späten Ramessidenzeit
Current Research in Egyptology VII (University of Oxford, Lady Margaret Hall, April 2006): Proceedings
The Final Phase of Per-Ramesses: The History of the City in the Light of its Natural Environment

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