Assistant Professor

Gamze Dane

Geospatial data and tools are crucial to facilitate an agile ecosystem for the socio-technical processes in cities.


Research Profile

Gamze Dane is an Assistant Professor at the Chair of Information Systems of the Built Environment Faculty of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). Her areas of expertise include urban planning and geographical information systems (GIS). Gamze’s research interests focus on explaining citizen and stakeholder behavior in urban environments by integrating econometric models and information technologies (such as GIS, sensors, location-based services) into urban models in order to provide policy formulations for sustainable developments. 

Academic Background

Gamze Dane obtained her PhD in Urban Planning at TU/e and also holds an MSc in Geographical information systems and Decision Making from Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey. She is currently the principal investigator for two Horizon 2020 projects: ‘Regeneration and optimization of cultural heritage in creative and knowledge cities’ and ‘Circular models leveraging investments in cultural heritage adaptive reuse’. Within these projects, her aim is to provide smart tools using information systems for sustainable transformation of cultural heritage areas. In addition, she has assisted an Education Innovation Project funded by 4TU. 

Gamze has held several talks on invitation for various parties, including Istanbul Technical University. At TU/e, she is also involved in supervising PhD, master and bachelor students, conducting research and lecturing several courses such as Information Management and Process Modeling, Smart City and Research & Development.

Educational Activities

  • Bachelor End project USRE
  • Process modeling and information management
  • Research and development project
  • Project Smart Cities
  • Geographic Modeling of the built environment
  • Graduation project construction management and engineering

Ancillary Activities

No ancillary activities