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 @Dutchreviewing: Read our latest newsletter: “Kijk uit! The farmers are coming 🚜”

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 11 hours ago
  • @ChevanBrinkman yes, steevast dag te laat bezorgen en chaotische reacties van de klantenservice.

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 1 days ago
  • Yet again just drunken British folks bashing away at our Dutch cultural heritage, bad Arthur and Tommy.…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 2 days ago
  • @KuipTalk Yeah certified FM wonderkids?

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 4 days ago
  • @obk 600 euro was by far de beste deal die ik kon krijgen op Menorca voor 6 dagen. Dat was eerst zo'n 250 euro. Nee…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 9 days ago
  • @Coolblue_NL Voel je vrij om het beter te doen @budbee

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 23 days ago
  • Had nog tegoed bij Coolblue omdat het al eens mis was gegaan met een bezorging. Koffer besteld want vakantie! Maar…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 23 days ago
  • @mattsteinglass Sad, that's not the classic Dutch MD advice, we've got better methods like this:

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 34 days ago
  • @MathieuLLSegers die bruine leren bank is fantastisch, waar heb je die vandaan?

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 38 days ago
  • Here's Russia randomly murdering civilians once again. Sanction them to hell, give Ukraine all the weapons it needs.

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 38 days ago
  • Dit - radicale shift in het denken over werkgelegenheid is nodig. Veel van dit vervuilende werk ook nog eens in de…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 39 days ago
  • Met het personeelstekort in Nederland is er geen enkel argument meer om deze kankerverwekkende plek open te houden.…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 39 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Sedar Soares was shot dead in 2003. In this deepfake commissioned by Dutch police, he has been "brought back to life" a…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 39 days ago
  • @Markla94 @nrc Deze ga ik niet sneaky snel op werk lezen maar gewoon bewaren voor vanavond 👏 chill dat je eens hier…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 42 days ago
  • America here making our Dutch healthcare system look fine and peachy

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 44 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: What was life in the lowlands like during WWII? 👇

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 56 days ago
  • RT @Dutchreviewing: Heads up, virtually all of the Netherlands is silent tonight at 8pm for 2 minutes — here's why:…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 57 days ago
  • Bel, mail of app gerust @TUINederland 👌🏼🤗🚂

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 58 days ago
  • @RayAbruzzo @GOPChairwoman He's a bit of a poseur if you ask me

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 61 days ago
  • Vervelend dat mensen Henk Krol afzeiken om deze tweet. Terwijl hij gewoon oprecht wil weten hoe je je als politicus…

    Abuzer van Leeuwen about 62 days ago


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