For 40 years, I have worked on various topics in the area of spatial economic development and planning in different countries around the world. Together with Paul Jansen (Caudata) I am the Founding Partner of IADP: the Innovation Area Development Partnership. In this partnership ARUP, PT Finance, UNStudio, Royal HaskoningDHV, Kadans, KCAP, Caudata and Zjak Consult are working together in the fields of science parks, campuses and innovation districts. I take care of project management, market analysis, concept development and park management. Among other projects I have been working on Automotive Campus (The Netherlands), Novio Tech Campus (The Netherlands), Amman Science Park (Jordan), Chemistry Campus (Belgium), Vnukovo Business & Science Park (Russia), Utrecht Science Park (The Netherlands) and Biotech Campus (The Netherlands).