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.


My research contributes to the field of Digital Urban Development in order to integrate 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) and citizen science methods 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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Visit to WANDER Lab at Wageningen University

Visit to “Experience Lab” at Breda University

First Workshop of CoHeSIVE project!


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