Ir. Gerda Roeleveld is an expert in the field of spatial planning and research by design.
As a landscape architect, Gerda Roeleveld acquired ample experience in the field of spatial planning and policy making, whilst working for the former Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment in The Netherlands (VROM). She participated in strategic urban and rural development projects at regional, national and European level and was an invited expert for the European Commission and the OECD on assignments in Europe and Asia.
At Deltares she is currently working on concepts and methods to improve knowledge exchange and communication amongst scientists, designers, decision makers and other actors involved in participatory spatial development processes.