Alfred Znamierowski has been working on the field of vexillogy and heraldry for almost 60 years.
1960-1964 published dozens of notes and articles on flags in the Polish press,
1973 presented his first paper during the 5th International Congress of Vexillology in London,
1974-1999 collaborated with Whitney Smith’s Flag Research Center as the chief artist,
1975-1978 collaborated with Ottfried Neubecker doing hundreds of illustration for his books,
1978 founded in San Diego (CA) The Flag Design Center (FIAV member 1981-1997),
1995 published his first of more than 20 books on vexillology and heraldry,
1997 founded in Warsaw Instytut Heraldyczno-Weksylologiczny (FIAV member since 2001),
1999 published in London fundamental book The World Encyclopedia of Flags,
2000 became a member of the Komisja Heraldyczna (Polish state Commission of Heraldry),
2001 recognized by FIAV as a Fellow of the Federation,
2003 received Vexillon,
2012 organized the first of three biannual international conferences on heraldry and vexillology in Cieszyn,
2017 became a member of the Rada Numizmatyczna (numismatic council) at the National Bank.