Filip Biljecki

Assistant Professor of Geographical Information Science, National University of Singapore

Dr Filip Biljecki is assistant professor in urban analytics, GIS, and 3D city modelling at the National University of Singapore, the Asia's leading university and consistently ranked as one of the world's top universities. At NUS he established the Urban Analytics Lab ( He received both an MSc and a PhD degree (top 5%) from the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. Filip's background is on the intersection of 3D GIS, computer science, data science, and geomatics, supported by past work in the geospatial industry. He was awarded the Young Researcher Award in GIScience by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, and by EuroSDR (association of European government agencies in mapping, and universities) for the best doctoral research in GIS in Europe. Filip is also involved in the World Economic Forum as Council Fellow and PLOS ONE as Academic Editor. Please visit for publications.