Ms. Willemieke Hornis
Ministry of Infrastructure & Environment
Knowledge Coordinator National Planning | Deputy Project Olympic Network
Willemieke Hornis is working at the Directorate for National Spatial Planning at the Ministry for Infrastructure and the Environment in The Netherlands. As knowledge coordinator for the directorate, she's involved in the development of strategic knowledge and aims to connect knowledge to policy making. She is also working as project manager on the development of a spatial strategy for the Olympic Plan of 2028. She has previously worked at the Netherlands Institute for Spatial Planning and the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency as a researcher on different topics in the field of spatial planning. Willemieke Hornis studied Human Geography at Utrecht University and Public Management at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. She is now finalizing her PhD research on peri-urban regions at the University of Groningen.