Dr de la Rosette is Professor in Urology at Amsterdam UMC University Hospital in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Professor in Urology at Istanbul Medipol University in Istanbul, Turkey. He completed his medical degree and urology residency at St Radboud University Hospital in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. His main fields of interest are minimal invasive surgery and endourology with a special focus on ablative treatments and urological ultrasound. He is past-chairman of the EAU Section of Uro-Technology (ESUT) and past-chairman of the European Association of Urology (EAU) working party on BPH guidelines. Dr de la Rosette is (co)author of over 700 peer-reviewed publications and has authored many book chapters. Dr de la Rosette is a member of various urological societies and board member of the Endourological Society and the Société International d’Urologie (SIU). He is strongly committed to research and has been appointed as chairman of the CROES (Clinical Research Office of the Endourology Society). In SIU he holds the position of General Secretary.