What I can do for you

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Things on my Resumé

Here's a little bit from my CV. Feel free to send me a message for my full resumé or visit my LinkedIn-profile


I studied in Italy for a while, drank a lot of coffees and learned a lot about public affairs, communications and la dolce vita

Selfdriving Car

I helped out the Connecting Mobility program and brought the self-driving car in the Netherlands a bit closer


I designed a trendwatching method for ICTU and carried out their first trend-analysis focusing at developments such as Big Data, IoT and Smart Cities

Hobbies include:

Travelling, football, politics, history, cooking, eating, good jazz, films and a little party every now and then

Diplomas and Degrees

Masters in IT-management and Public Administration, a Political Science bachelor, some good times abroad, and a good bit of Business Administration


WordPress, Google Analytics, Webdesign, Content Marketing, Social Media tools, Public Speaking, Blogging, Prince2, Online Publishing


Abuzer’s articles

Three ways the Dutch are rethinking traffic

Yes yes, I can hear you thinking on the other end of that internet signal “The Dutch are rethinking traffic? Surely they’re still stuck in the era of canals and mass-cycling?”   But no people, these stereotypes are antiquated, not only have we entertained ourselves the past couple of years with some trafficjams and high-speed train projects seriously gone wrong.

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Three Ways the Dutch are Innovating with Renewable Energy

A month ago I wrote this entry about how the Dutch were rethinking traffic. It had it all, art/cycling and smart solutions to old problems. And that’s just what the Dutch energy sector needs as well. Because if you came here for solely a ‘goednieuwsverhaal’ than you’re in the wrong place. How the Dutch are playing their energy game right

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Three Marvelous Innovations in the Smart City of Rotterdam

Once the largest port of the whole world, Rotterdam is now reinventing itself as an innovative and up-and-coming hotspot of Western Europe. You couldn't have missed awesome buildings like the Markthal, the massive 'De Rotterdam' and its grand futuristic Central Station. Buildings like these are only part of the vibe that propelled Rotterdam to the top of listicles by the

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Others about Abuzer

Enough about myself, here are some other people about me

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Online advice and innovation

Abuzer really helped getting our message of innovation and public-private approach out there online

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Sohela El Messaoudi

Trendwatching (and good fun)

He really delivered with his trendwatching method at ICTU, and also great times working with him!

Sohela El MessaoudiICTU
Sophie Boisvert

Digital Marketing

I loved working with Abuzer on DutchReview, he has excellent digital media skills!

Sophie BoisvertDutchReview
Jacques Smeets

Good guy, great website

25th March 2014

I liked working with him at PBLQ, but I love this website he has built for me

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  • DutchReview
  • Connecting Mobility
  • PBLQ
  • ICTU
  • Inspectie van het Onderwijs
  • Naturalis
  • ProDemos
  • Universiteit Leiden

Hi I’m Abuzer van Leeuwen

Welcome to my website! My name is Abuzer van Leeuwen, born in ’84 in Rotterdam, living in Leiden, usually working somewhere on the trainline between Amsterdam and Rotterdam (and occasionally Utrecht). Since you’ve scrolled all the way to the end of this site you’ve seen a fair bit of my stuff. Want to start a project or just have coffee and a chat? Feel free to contact me!


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  • RT @ronaldmulder: Nee, echt niet. Geen enkel bewijs voor, niet aannemelijk, enige studie die dit onderbouwt is door Shell en VNO-NCW betaal…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 hours ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Other countries build large skyscrapers, and then there's the Netherlands with the largest windmill 😘🌪 @hollandtrade @N

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 hours ago
  • RT @SRoosegaarde: Our #SMOGFREE BICYCLE featured as one of the 6 innovations that will change the world. Read more:…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 hours ago
  • @Reezyard @Dutchreviewing Hopelijk niet, als ik toevallig wat meekrijg van Mark en Rihanna haal ik altijd dat lekke…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 4 hours ago
  • @Dutchreviewing Come on Mark, it's just 1/20th of what we're wasting on not collecting the dividend tax

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 5 hours ago
  • @Robert_Schroer goeie stukkies schrijven is volgers krijgen

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 16 hours ago
  • Ah sorry @vdd bedoelde natuurlijk de @vvd 😉

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 1 days ago
  • Het gaat heel goed met Nederland maar die afschaffing van de dividendbelasting is samen met de staat van de woningm…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 1 days ago
  • @pbergsen Morning, have you seen this one already? Right up your alley

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 1 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: It's one man swimming against cancer, with a whole country cheering him onwards! Go Maarten! Are you rooting for this…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 1 days ago
  • @sjoerdmossou Van Basten artikel was sowieoso best chill vanmiddag in de trein

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 days ago
  • RT @moodvintage: A man browses for a book at the Old Cincinnati Library. It was demolished in 1955 and made into a parking lot and office b…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 days ago
  • RT @DingemanAnton: De rechter was duidelijk. "U heeft geen priesters die kinderen verkrachten." Dingeman in @Trouw

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 3 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: People, we are staying the @HotelNewYork in Rotterdam, eating at the new #foodhallen and about to take a #watertaxi. St…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 5 days ago
  • Het zou leuk zijn als Nederland een keertje niet het goedgelovige sukkeltje van het Europese klasje is

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 6 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Is the ReGen village the ideal place where we all live in the future? Do you hope so? 🔮🏡🇳🇱 #innovation #Amsterdam @RVO_

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 7 days ago
  • @LiorSteinberg Hey man, nice pics of the Vlonders in Rotterdam. We want to write a bit about that at…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 11 days ago
  • De hele week wordt er al gejankt over kunstgras, hitte, oostblok, reserves, blessures en kunstgras. Opzich niet gek…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 12 days ago
  • Tweetje hoor van het sociale media team van CBS

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 12 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Did you know that #theNetherlands is the 2nd most #innovative country in the world? We're coming for you Switzerland!💡…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 20 days ago


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