Filip Biljecki

Filip Biljecki

Principal Investigator

National University of Singapore

Filip has been working at the School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore since 2017. He is the principal investigator of the NUS Urban Analytics Lab. In 2020 he was appointed as NUS Presidential Young Professor.

He holds a PhD degree (top 5%) in 3D GIS from the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, where he also did an MSc in Geomatics. The list of Filip’s publications is available here.

Additional appointments:

  • World Economic Forum, Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization – Council Fellow
  • PLOS ONE, academic editor for GIS
  • Open Geospatial Data, Standards and Software – Editorial Board member
  • International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, WG IV/10: Advanced Geospatial Applications for Smart Cities and Regions – Board member
  • Open Geospatial Consortium – various appointments


  • 3D city modelling, 3D GIS
  • Geographic data science


  • PhD in 3D GIS (highest honours)

    Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

  • MSc in Geomatics

    Delft University of Technology, Netherlands