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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  • @VanGoghBrabant Waar jullie sell zeggen moet eigenlijk buy staan. Stop de tijd

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 days ago
  • @Schellevis Ik volgde voor haten op de BKR maar blijf nu wegens nerderige, relatable en onverwachte RDR2 tweet

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 4 days ago
  • @Robert_Schroer Gekkenhuis! Tis nog steeds top, maar blijf uit die pit met je oude lichaam 😉 geen 2006 meer

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 4 days ago
  • Excellent story on the edgy history of Amsterdam by @CarlJungleBhoy

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 4 days ago
  • @MothershipART @FonsMaasTW Vet, van wie is de foto?

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 5 days ago
  • Make smocking great again

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 6 days ago
  • Vente moet echt een jaartje eruit, nog niet klaar. Kokcu daarentegen 👌 #emmFEY

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 7 days ago
  • @LVerkerk Dit was mij helemaal ontgaan 😉 Gefeliciteerd!

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 10 days ago
  • @VraagFeyenoord Thanks voor de reply, verder is het 2018 en geen 2002 - fix het eens ff samen met die lichtmasten

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 10 days ago
  • @VraagFeyenoord Kunnen we die kaarten voor vanavond nu gewoon op onze telefoon laten zien? Of moeten we weer een printer zoeken

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 10 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Cannabis legalisation throughout the world (and now Europe) is growing in numbers. Do you think the Netherlands is fall…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 12 days ago
  • Eet nog een biefstukje of pak die extra vliegvakantie, het maakt geen fuck uit. Een beter milieu begint bij de groo…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 19 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Looking for an epic creative internship in Leiden? And want to learn everything about Cheese and Sinterklaas!? #write #…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 20 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: It's that magical time of the year again! If you're a fan of fairytales, hot cocoa and ice skating then you don't want…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 23 days ago
  • @SayNo2Ducks ik neem aan dat je deze klassieker al hebt verslonden 🇱🇺🇱🇺

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 25 days ago
  • Met iedere pagina dacht ze nog ‘geen paniek, dadelijk komen de echte recepten.’ Dat moment kwam niet. ‘Nou de tele…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 25 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Thanksgiving is coming up! Find out what's happening in the Netherlands and how the Dutch town of Leiden played an indi…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 25 days ago
  • RT @thomasjuneau: Given how weird, even by Trumpian standards, today's White House statement on Saudi Arabia is, here is a line by line com…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 25 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Hi there Germany #90+ #GERNET #gerned

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 26 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: A painful weekend for the Netherlands, the country saw some nasty protests and fights with the arrival of Sinterklaas.…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 27 days ago


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