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Things on my Resumé

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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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  • Dit is leuk, maar iedereen weet dat je voor echte afvalproblemen Paulie Gualtieri moet hebben en niet Roberto…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 7 days ago
  • Dat mensen weer fijn fysiek samen willen werken begrijp ik, maar dat hele volksstammen dan weer om stipt 8 uur vert…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 12 days ago
  • @sjoerdmossou Dit is heel vet natuurlijk maar 95% van je publiek in die stad zit dan net ook op de buis naar Slavia…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 21 days ago
  • Een beetje liegen, leuren en zeiken om na 6 maanden toch gewoon weer verder te gaan met iets waar niemand zin in ha…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 25 days ago
  • @bencoates1 Economisch rijk, moreel failliet

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 32 days ago

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 34 days ago
  • @geenbarbie Oeh, ik sta ook op een shortlist voor deze fissa en misschien willen we deze crib wel overnemen van je…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 40 days ago
  • @bencoates1 Whoa, this is nice and new I think. Seen anymore of this?

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 48 days ago
  • So tragic to see a developing country thrown decades back in time due to religious fundamentalists and slash essent…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 54 days ago
  • Misschien had Rutte hier duidelijkheid over kunnen geven in maart in plaats van de hele dag liegen en backstabben v…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 55 days ago
  • @Publisophy Wouldn't mind working a day with the DutchReview team from that office 😉

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 82 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Coffee run? ☕️ Nah. As a DR intern you'll be: ✍️ Penning the best cultural articles about the Netherlands 📰 Writing…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 84 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: What's the stingiest thing you've ever seen a Dutchies do? 😅

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 87 days ago
  • @freya_sawbridge Same in this little country :/

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 110 days ago
  • Gisteravond hele tijd het prachtige blauw met gouden details van Italie mogen bewonderen. Vanochtend wakker worden…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 110 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: The best thing about working at @PLNT_Leiden is that we have awesome neighbours who come up with cool ideas like this.…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 116 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Looking to finally voice your opinion on housing, healthcare, and your future in the Netherlands? #ShareMyVoice wants t…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 117 days ago
  • RT @Oostveenm: In Nederweert: Hoe de agressie van FDF-voorman Mark van den Oever ruimte wint

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 133 days ago
  • #zonsverduistering #SolarEclipse

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 137 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: They say they'll pay, but is this enough to save their reputation? 🤔

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 143 days ago


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