David Ludlow

Designation: Associate Professor, University of the West of England, UK

David Ludlow is an urban planner with substantial practice experience gained in UK government spatial planning agencies, and subsequently as EU research project manager at UWE, responsible for securing and managing more than 50 EU funded projects. These projects focus on smart City decision-making systems, integrated urban management information systems, and sustainable urban development. David is currently project manager for EU FP7 urbanAPI (Smart Cities ICT Call), DECUMANUS (Urban Planning Downstream Services, Space Call), urbanNexus (Urban Management, Environment Call), ESPON SEGI Applied Research project, and is urban planning expert for the European Topic Centre Spatial Information Analysis (European Environment Agency). David is a member of the EU Expert Group on the Urban Environment (European Sustainable Cities Project), and the Expert Group for the EU Thematic Strategy on the Urban Environment (6th Environment Action Programme).