Ministry of Forestry, Indonesia, Jakarta (2012)
   What does Human Capacity Development in the context of forestry and climate change mean?

Conference of the European Association for South East Asian Studies,
Goetheburg (2010)
   A documentary approach to tradition and identity of an endangered speech community in Papua

Conference of the German Anthropological Association (DGV), Frankfurt (2009)
  Fremdgehen mit Linguisten (Cheating with linguists)

Conference of the Max Planck Institute/DoBeS network, Nijmegen (2009)
  Capacity Building at the CELD (together with Y. Sawaki)

Indonesian Ministry of Research & Technlogoy (RISTEK)
Jakarta (2009)
  The international research program “Documentation of endangered languages
Invited presentation at the Rapat Koordinasi Perizinan Penelitian Asing

Conference “Understanding conflicts: Cross-Cultural Perspectives”, University of Aarhus (2008)
  Dealing with conflicts after the conflict: European and indigenous approaches for conflict transformation in East Timor

Congress of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology (IACCP), Bremen (2008)
  1. Measuring identity dimensions with illiterate subjects: the stoneman experiment
  2. Psychosocial reconstruction after man-made disasters in Asia's least developed country

Symposium "Psychology and Anthropology in Dialogue"Cusanuswerk, Bonn (2007)
  Methoden und Theorien der praktischen Ethnopsychologie: ganz nah - und doch so fern (Practical methods and theories of ethnic psychology: so close - and yet so far)

Conference of the European Association for Southeast Asian Studies (EUROSEAS), Naples (2007)
  Imagined modern communities, traditional structures and a powerful church

Conference of the German Anthropological Association (DGV), Halle (2007)
  Die Erfassung von Identität mittels Feldexperimenten (The recognition of identity by means of field experiments)

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM); Dept. of Psychology/ICBC, Yogyakarta (2007)
  What helps? Evaluating the effects of developmental cooperation

University of Heidelberg, Institute of Social Anthropology, Heidelberg (2007)
  Person und Intervention am Rande Melanesiens (Person and intervention on the edge of Melanesia)

InWEnt Capacitybuilding International. Annual cross-cultural experts’ conference, Bad Honnef (2006)
  Innovationsentwicklungen zur Interkulturellen Kommunikation und Management (Innovative developments on Intercultural Communication and Management)

Symposium on civil military cooperation, Mannheim (2006)
   Keynote speaker: Was gewinnen wir durch interkulturelle Kompetenz?  (What do we gain from intercultural competence?)

Seminar on psychological trauma of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Entwicklungshilfe (AGEH), Köln (2004)
  “The crocodile and his therapist" – deconstructing East Timorese psycho-traumata

Congress of the Asian Association of Social Psychology (AASP), Manila (2003)
  Psychosocial reconstruction in East Timor

Center for Intercultural Psychology (ZIP), Heidelberg (2003)
   Vom Kulturkonflikt zur Konfliktkultur (From cultural conflict to a conflict culture)

Responding to Conflict/University of Birmingham
 Birmingham (2001)
   An introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Congress of the Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research (SIETAR), Ludwigshafen (2000)
  Interkulturelles Lernen für Aktivitäten in der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit (Cross-cultural learning activities in development cooperation)

Summer Academy of the Graduiertenkolleg Klinische Emotionsforschung, Heidelberg. (2000)
  Interethnic Conflict Regulation. A case study at the Dani in West Papua.

Free academic forum for dialogue between science, art and clinical practice, Cologne (1999)
  Diagnostik in Trance. Traditionelle Heiler des Kumaon (Diagnosis in a trance. Traditional healers of the Kumaon).

German Psychologentag and Congress of Applied Psychology, Berlin (1999)
  Interkulturelles Coaching (Intercultural Coaching) (together with D. Agudelo)

Universität Bairelly, Dept. of Psychology, Bairelly, India (1998)
  Current tendencies in German Cross-cultural Psychology

University of Mainz: Department of Anthropology, Mainz (1998)
  Interkulturelle Kommunikation in der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit (Intercultural communication in development cooperation)

Fachtagung Ethnopsychologie, Landau (1998)
  Diagnosis in Trance. Humanistic approaches of indigenous Indian healers.

Chemnitz University: Institute for Empirical Social Research, Chemnitz (1997)
  Werthaltungen: Liebe, Macht & Angst vor'm Tod(Value of attitudes: love, power and fear of death)


GIZ Academy for International Cooperation
  Tailor made management trainings (2013)
  Didactic principles for intercultural trainer (2011)

  Dealing with stress and trauma (2010)
  Cross-cultural orientation and competencies: Asia (since 1999)

Universitas Sam Ratulangi, Manado
  Coaching on methodology (2011)

Bundesakademie für Wehrverwaltung und Wehrtechnik

  Intercultural competence for Leadership (since 2008)

Universitas Brawijaya, Malang
  Training of Trainers for Local Finance Management (2010)

Universitas Papua Negeri, Manokwari
  Resident Guest Lecturer/Adviser on methodology (since 2009)

University of Passau

  Practical intercultural skills for working in Southeast Asia (2008)

University of Applied Sciences Remagen

  Cross-cultural Management (representing Prof. Kammhuber, 2008)

University of Applied Sciences Kehl

Cross-cultural Communication in Anglophone Countries (2007)

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta
  Annual invited lectures on best practices in applied international affairs (2007)

Universitas Syah Kuala, Banda Aceh
  Improving methods for health sector qualifications (2006)

  German as a foreign language. Introduction to East Timorese teachers (2004)

Instituto Católico para Formação de Professores, Baucau
  Capacity building with East Timorese teachers and researchers (2002-2005)

Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg

  Intercultural Communication (1999)
  Cross-cultural emotion research (2000)
  Inter-ethnic conflicts (2000/2001))
  Development Anthropology of East Timor (2002)

Westfälische Wilhelms-University Münster

  Key qualifications for Applied Cultural Studies: Intercultural Communication and Cooperation (2001)