Martijn Duineveld is Associate professor at the Cultural Geography Group Wageningen University and co-director of the Centre for Space, Place and Society. He is co-founder and active contributor to the emerging body of literature on Evolutionary Governance Theory. Martijn has been involved in many international research and consultancy projects situated in Argentina, Uganda, Georgia and Russia. He also studies urban fringes and cities in the Netherlands (The Bulb region (2005-2010), Groningen (2010-2012) and Arnhem (2013-2018). In these cases, he explores the power interplays between local politicians, planners, designers, project developers and citizens. is studies have been published in innovative ways, speaking to academia and the broader public, including film-making, newspaper articles, and local news blogs.