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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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  • RT @Dutchreviewing: The game's mission might or might not show a famous national monument being shot up. 😬

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 144 days ago
  • @thekieranobrien Here's that story:

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 161 days ago
  • De aanvallen op Kyiv zijn vreselijk en misdadig van Putin maar we kunnen als Nederland meer doen dan alleen met woo…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 161 days ago
  • @geertbeerens @geertjanhahn Ja U Kroka was excellent, Vysehrad ook echt aan te raden, wel daarvoor doen zodat je ni…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 167 days ago
  • Verder nu al zin in de naieve ophef wanneer Jetten de raad van bestuur van Eneco ingaat. Echt genieten, groetjes oo…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 173 days ago
  • Iedereen terecht boos op de energiebedrijven maar de ACM staat erbij en kijkt ernaar. Die club maandje op budgettai…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 173 days ago
  • @Isa_Yusibov Weer slim van Erdogan. Toerisme seizoen net voorbij, alle Russen met geld zijn nu bezig de dienstplich…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 173 days ago
  • @MarkHertling The quick Russian conscript guide '22

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 174 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: @DaanRoosegaarde strikes again, this time to turn Leiden into a temporary dreamscape — and yes, we have pictures. ✨ htt…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 175 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: What do you think, did he take it too far? 🤔

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 178 days ago
  • Was watching Peaky Blinders and what the heck? The actor playing Arthur, Paul Anderson, also directed the eloquent…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 178 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Dutchies may be leuk 99% of the time, but let’s talk about the 1% when they aren’t. 👀

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 178 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Golden carriages, orange hats, blocked roads, and protesters — it's time for Prinsjesdag. 👑

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 181 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: And today (Prinsjesdag) was supposed to be the "festival of democracy"... 🙇🏽‍♀️

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 181 days ago
  • @hdevreij Mwah, als je het zo leest geeft hij gewoon antwoord op een interviewvraag "In an interview with CBS' 60 M…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 184 days ago
  • Iedereen kan wel lastig doen over Yeşilgöz en haar gekke praatje over #woke. Maar lijkt mij toch gewoon een klassie…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 188 days ago
  • Also getting in on the Schiphol fun. Aircontrol can't handle our incoming flight so now we're just waiting (with 2…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 189 days ago
  • @BartToorenaar Ik volgde voor de feyenoord tweetjes, blijf plakken voor deze rake terechte klappen voor Russia Raisa

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 191 days ago
  • Volgende keren de kans geven aan Gimenez, Alireza en misschien ook Paixao. Lieten nu al zoveel meer klasse en karak…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 193 days ago
  • @andrew_talaga @FootyBevs @Feyenoord It's not real beer my friend, like 1.5%

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 196 days ago


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