I am a tenured Assistant Professor of Digital Urban Development at the Department of Built Environment of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and one of the Principal Investigators of the Digital City Program of Urban Development Initiative (UDI)*. Read more…

*UDI is an alliance of TU/e, Brainport Development, City of Eindhoven, City of Helmond, Fraunhofer Institute.


I have expertise in analyzing and modeling individuals’ choice behavior and (momentary) experiences in the built environment, and application of these models in design and decision-support systems. My research contributes to the field of Digital Urban Development in order to include citizens in the decision-making processes of urban transformations via digital tools and (big) data. My research areas are:

– Application and development of digital tools (i.e. digital twins, VR, information dashboards) as design and decision support systems for supporting public participation and citizen engagement in urban transformation processes.

Urban (big) data science within people as sensors concept (i.e. digital tracking, big data from sensory experiences) for understanding and predicting citizens’ behaviors and experiences towards urban interventions and

– Investigating the impact of digitalization on sustainable urban developments

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Recent News

Presentation at Eindhoven Artificial Intelligence Systems Institute (EAISI)!

Presence at AGILE-2023 Conference with a workshop and a presentation

Presented CoHeSIVE and S.N.O.G. projects at NWO ICT.Open 2023 Conference

EU-funded Dutch Societal Innovation Hub (DSIH) project kicked off in Rotterdam!


Email: g.z.dane@tue.nl or Gamze.Dane@urbandevelopmentinitiative.nl

Department of the Built Environment
Eindhoven University of Technology
P.O. Box 513 5600 MB Eindhoven