Between the 17th – 20th of Jan. he was a Chairman of the Jury by 13th International cello competition of Jan Vychytil in Prague.
June 2018 – jury member of the Beethoven international cello competition in Hradec nad Moravicí
Teacher at the Cello Masterclass in Litomyšl – July 2018
In July 2018 he led cello courses at the international Academy in Telč.
Between 7th and 15th of May he was a chairman of the cello jury by the seventieth international competition Prague spring.
Chairman of the Jury by 12th International cello competition Jan Vychytil in Prague. (19th – 21st of Jan.)
23rd of January – he was a chairman of the Jury by the international radio competition Concertino Praga.
Between 6th and 15th of July he gave 61 lessons to young cellists during 44th masterclass in Litomyšl.