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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MORE on Projects, Publications, and News

Recent News

Ph.D. researcher Benshuo Wang successfully defended his thesis!

Seminar at Urban Analytics Lab of the National University of Singapore

Panelist at “Co-shaping Future Cities” Session of EWUU Conference

2nd workshop of CoHeSIVE project was held


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