Andrej is an urban planner, architect and researcher with more than 20 years of experience in the field of architecture and urban planning. He holds a PhD on the application of open data ontologies for urban space analysis. He is the managing director of the urban planning company ZUM d.o.o. and an assistant professor of Smart City Management at the DOBA Faculty in Maribor. As a researcher, he participates in projects related to the use of open data for applied purposes of urban management and development.