Artist talk between Han Steenbruggen and Ruud van Empel at Museum Belvédère, The Netherlands, about the exhibition "Making nature" on 11 April 2019.

Aan tafel met...artist talk Tom Meerman with Ruud van Empel Photo 020 Theater Vrijburcht, The Netherlands 6 March, 2019.

TLKSHW with Martijn van der Zande at the Werkwarenhuis during the World Press Photo
exhibition in s’-Hertogenbosch on November 26, 2017

Artist talk at Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, USA on April 19, 2017

Master talk at 3rd Annual Fotoistanbul Istanbul International Photography Festival, Istanbul,
Turkey on October 2, 2016 in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Audititoryum.

Gallery talk at Beetles + Huxley, London, England during the opening on June 2, 2015

Screening of the documentry “Beyond Innocense” followed by a conversation with Ruud van Empel
and Inez Baturo at the Foto Art Festival of Bielsko Biala, Poland on October 17, 2015.

Photo Festival Phnom Pehn, talking with Festival Director and Photography curator
Christian Caujolle at the institut Francais on February 3, 2015, Phnom Pehn, Cambodia.

GKF evening , Andrea van Pol is talking with Ruud van Empel and Teun Hocks in Pakhuis De Zwijger, Amsterdam, The Netherlands on September 12, 2014

Artist talk between Curator Min-Jung Johnson and Ruud van Empel at the opening with Jan and Per Broman in Fotografiska on March 6, 2013, Stockholm, Sweden.

Salon and Coctail Reception hosted by Becky Moores at the Metropolitan atop the Omni, San Diego USA, a conversation with Ruud van Empel and Deborah Klochko on October 13, 2012.

Screening of the documentry “Beyond Innocense” followed by a conversation with Ruud and Erik van Empel and MoPA director Deborah Klochko on October 12, 2012, San Diego, USA.

3 lectures were given at the Groninger Museum on September 13, October 12 and on November 4, 2011, Groningen, The Netherlands