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Mr S. (Samuel) Nello Deakin MSc

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
GPIO : Urban Planning

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
Postal address
  • Postbus 15629
    1001 NC Amsterdam
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  • About

    Samuel Nello-Deakin is currently pursuing a PhD on the socio-spatial dynamics of cycling environments at the University of Amsterdam as part of the NWO Smart Cycling Futures project, having previously worked at a transport consultancy in London. He has have a strong background in transport planning from a social sciences perspective, having studied Geography at the University of Cambridge and undertaken a MSc in Transport and City Planning at the Bartlett School of Planning (UCL). He takes a particular interest in walking and cycling policy from an urban liveability viewpoint, as well as in the wider links between environmental perception and transport policy.

  • Publications





    Media appearance

    • Nello Deakin, S. (25-10-2017). The Joy of Cycling [Web] Here In Holland (podcast). The Joy of Cycling (Here In Holland podcast).

    Talk / presentation

    • Nello Deakin, S. (speaker) (29-10-2017). Re-imagining a City through Mobility: Exploring the Meanings of Velotopia, Mobile Utopia: Pasts, Presents, Futures Conference, Centre for Mobilities Research, Lancaster University.
    • Nello Deakin, S. (speaker) (29-8-2017). Exploring the relationship between the urban environment and cycling: what is the status of current academic thinking?, RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2017, London.
    • Nello Deakin, S. (speaker) (11-7-2017). Towards a better understanding of cycling environments, AESOP Annual Congress 2017, Spaces of Dialogue for Places of Dignity: Fostering the European Dimension of Planning, Lisbon.
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